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St. John's honors Marsh & McLennan's Dan Glaser

Insurance Leader of the Year awards dinner raises $2.4m

Guy Carpenter names leaders of new division

GC announces new senior positions ahead of the merger with JLT.

Cyclone Friederike: PERILS’ final loss estimate in

Zurich firm ballparks Property losses from extratropical tempest.

New CEO of Mercer named

The company’s Europe & Pacific leader takes over lead role.

London market takes Brexit vote in stride

While the vote was a historic one, market players remain (mostly) calm.

Global Risk Report’s No. 1 issue revealed

The World Economic Forum’s global risk report warns the business world to change their strategies on climate issues.

Which insurers made the 2019 gender-equality index?

A series of new diversity rankings released in 2019 has shown several insurers are making a public commitment to the cause.

Willis Re report: Why 2018 nat cat losses are unusual

New take on the insured price tag of last year’s natural disasters.

Three events drive The Hanover's Q4 cat losses

Trio of catastrophes identified as the insurer's primary loss drivers.

Magazine

Emerging Risks 2019: Casualty market is primed for 2019 i...

The casualty space is in the spotlight for 2019.

BlackRock: Insurers ready to use their portfolios to boos...

Insights from BlackRock’s seventh Global Insurance Survey.

Innovation to foster growth of Bermuda re/insurance market

Kroll Bond Rating Agency’s overview of the Bermuda market.

Emergency risks – they just keep on coming

Contributing editor Garry Booth looks at what P&C insurers need to know about new risks.

Singapore’s Roar

A week at the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC) reveals that the country’s position in the world of re/insurance and its innovative spirit remain secure.

Africa buoyed by improving outlook

A resurgent economy has boosted African reinsurers’ confidence over their market’s outlook, against a background of rising premium rates and volumes.

Regulators find the X-factor

Brexit is bringing national supervisors into the limelight as UK insurers weigh up their options.

A good prognosis

Coverys, the medical professional liability insurer, arrived in London in the middle of Brexit, changes at Lloyd’s and while the attempted repeal of Obamacare was underway. It hasn’t dimmed the management’s optimism.

AI’s role in pricing raises concerns

The growing role of artificial intelligence issue in price optimisation has attracted regulators interest in the UK and US.

Mike McGavick: Straight Talk

The former XL Group CEO and self-styled “turnaround guy” shares his views on the market and his feelings about the companies he transformed.

Gimme an E, gimme an S, gimme a G

Contributing editor Garry Booth looks at the responsibility insurers' have to Environmental, Social and Governance risks.

Telematics for ships

Marine insurance is an old business, but new ways of studying shipping data could afford hull and machinery underwriters better insight into the risks they are insuring.

Alt cap growth blows past Q4 roadblocks

Alternative capital investors have adapted to the hurricanes, wildfires and earthquakes that occurred late last year, with industry brokers in agreement that capacity will rise again in 2018.

An improving forecast for weather risk specialists

The outlook for weather risk management is looking bright thanks to increasing demand, reduced basis risk and better products.

Life insurers’ secret weapon: Behavioral economics

For life insurers, behavioral economics is the key to bridging a protection gap of approximately $12bn.

Insurers in search of a future-proof investment strategy

How should insurers adapt their investment strategy to a rising interest rate environment and future uncertainties around inflation? AXA-IM’s Mathilde Sauvé and Chris Price discuss the implications of a changing market dynamic and the choices available to insurers in the UK and the Eurozone.

Market disjointed on terror risk

The shift in how terror attacks are perpetrated has left a divide in the market as to how to properly cover the risk.

QBE primed for North America growth

QBE North America’s CEO Russell Johnston has carried on where his predecessor Dave Duclos left off in driving through stability at the business, with growth now on the cards.

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December 2018/January 2019

 

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  • Lloyd’s in 2019
  • Global Risk Index 2019
  • Latest InsurTech
  • Ethos Specialty Insurance roundtable

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