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Can the market correct itself, or is a true cyber catastrophe a prerequisite?
2018's final-quarter catastrophe losses take their toll on earnings.
AIG’s Global Head of Cyber Risk Insurance, Tracie Grella, discusses the insurer’s strategy around Cyber perils that affect far more than data.
Reinsurers' hopes for a pricing upswing have been frustrated once again at 2018's renewals.
After decades spent building businesses, one might think Pat Ryan might consider slowing down. You’d be wrong. Reactions offers a look at the man whose skill in building P&C businesses is rivalled only by his sense of social responsibility.
Decrease in fair value of equity securities in 2018 to blame.
Pricing improvements were cited as a core driver behind the positive results.
Capitalising on market cycles to improve client solutions.
Company announces several appointments to its new Reinsurance Division Executive Leadership.
CEO Alan Colberg outlines the changes brought to its management structure, its risk selection and its embrace of new technologies.
Earnings per share ticked up to $0.79 for the quarter while underlying revenue at Guy Carp increased by 4% on the prior year period.
Michael Westwood will head the unit which is focused on providing insurance solutions for business networks.
Unstructured and underused data may be a gold mine for re/insurers according to CSC and Xchanging.
Willis Re’s chief executive John Cavanagh remains optimistic at his company’s future growth prospects even though market conditions are tough.
Developing products that actually meet the needs of those in emerging economies, as well as creating reliable and user-friendly ways of both paying premium and collecting claims, will all determine whether the multi-company multi insurance venture incubator is a success, says Aspen’s Mario Vitale.
Profiles: Contrary to the diverse consumer base insurance serves, most industry C-suites are dominated by white, older men. Reactions speaks to some of the industry’s most renowned women as well as what can be done to get more women in the industry.
Interview: The top threat to catastrophe reinsurer RenaissanceRe’s new CEO Kevin O'Donnell maintaining his predecessor’s enviable returns is a flood of alternative reinsurance capacity settling for single-digit returns. He is bullish about RenRe's future.
Interview: The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is unsustainable, says Swiss Re’s Americas CEO Eric Smith. He and others are now suggesting that the private sector needs to take up some of the burden to ensure flood protection remains in the US.
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