Lloyd’s has sponsored an earthquake model focused on the Middle East, produced by CATRisk Solutions for the catastrophe risk modelling platform Oasis.
Randall & Quilter's push to build its US business has seen the firm agree a loss portfolio transfer with an unnamed Fortune 500 Insurance Group.
Following a period of decline, lightning claims in the US have been steadily increasing since 2013.
The organisation believes that any cuts to how insurers are reimbursed by the NFIP could cause an exodus from the government program.
May hailstorms have again hit US insurance giant Allstate hard, with the carrier suffering $403m of losses from the peril during the month.
Hamilton Insurance Group has given new responsibilities to Keith Bernhard and Wendy Davis Johnson.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets has again increased the size of the annual Oak Leaf Re private placement catastrophe bond.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets has completed its first Market Re private catastrophe bond of 2017.
Lloyd's of London must boost its local market operations to survive, the market's chief commercial officer has told Reactions.
Africa Re’s group managing director and CEO, Corneille Karekezi, gives his perspective on the outlook for the continent’s reinsurance markets.
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.
Hiscox Re has scaled back at recent renewals, reducing its concentration on property catastrophe.
Novae can start considering acquisitions rather than being acquired since share value has soared above book value, Novae’s CEO tells Reactions.
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.
Interview: Swiss Re’s Canada CEO believes consolidation among Canadian insurers will boost reinsurance demand as well as kick-start cat bonds. Insurers are also looking for reinsurance as a result of onerous new solvency requirements for BC earthquake.
Interview: Inga Beale says Singapore is going to a big area of strategic growth for Lloyd’s insurer and reinsurer Canopius, as less business makes its way to the London market.