Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2016-08-22 | Sing Tao

Preparing for bad weather – Weather index insurance

Travelling, just like investing, involves some degree of risk. When a trip is spoiled by bad weather - say a festival being cancelled due to weather conditions, are there any insurance companies willing to provide coverage? Is the concept of ‘index insurance’ applicable to Hong Kong?

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