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Fidelis raises $300m of capital

Capital raise a mix of shareholders and a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

InsurTech hits record investment levels in 2019 – WTW

The last three months of the year alone saw a record $1.99bn invested in 75 projects.

Fairfax sells 40% stake in RiverStone UK for $560m

Brit and Allied World-owner to deconsolidate UK run-off group.

InsurTech Wefox raises $110m in funding

Berlin-based InsurTech has now raised $235m in Series B funding this year.

Lloyd's sells £300m of debt to fund Blueprint One

Technology and Transformation Committee launched to tackle market's digital transformation.

Hannover Re and German government back new disaster fund

Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development puts in €25m, while reinsurer commits €50m of matching capacity.

Brit launches Lloyd’s ILS fund

Fund is the first ILS structure of its type offering access to Lloyd’s risks.

Guy Carpenter, Victor launch U.S. public entity facility

Collaboration will offer local governments access to specialist cover, including cyber and flood.

SCOR launches €300m contingent capital facility

Solution with JP Morgan offers a "very cost-effective alternative to traditional retro and ILS."


INTERVIEW: Stefan Lippe's quick turnaround

Stefan Lippe has overseen a rapid turnaround at Swiss Re. But he still has much work to do to pay back a capital injection from Warren Buffett, convince rating agencies it deserves to be in the double-A range, and win back the confidence of clients and shareholders.

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April 2020


In this month's Reactions

  • Cover feature on risk managers' approach to COVID-19
  • Insurance broking forum
  • Cyber market review
  • Coronavirus industry impact analysis



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