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UK insurers ‘Brexit ready’ despite uncertainty

UK-domiciled insurers are prepared for any outcome, according to AM Best

The stress of accountability

IFRS 17 looms on the horizon, but will it be as disruptive for the insurance industry as some believe?

Cannabis legalisation could lead to higher auto claims

Several US states have seen a rise in collision claim frequency following decriminalisation.

Hamilton to acquire Pembroke and Ironshore DAC from Liber...

Transaction will accelerate Bermuda re/insurer’s growth strategy in Europe and US.

NFIP: No Flood in Place?

The private market is ready to take on more flood insurance, but is Washington listening?

RenRe receives regulatory nod for TMR deal

Bermuda reinsurer gets the official sign off to buy Tokio Millennium’s reinsurance operations.

PartnerRe ‘flattens’ its organisational structure

Charles Goldie departs as Bermuda group forms regional units.

ERGO divests Eastern European businesses

Munich Re Group company sells off four national operations as part of strategic plan.

ArgoGlobal names new EMEA chief underwriting officer

Industry veteran departs RSA Group to help run Lloyd’s Syndicate.

Magazine

Cometh the hour, cometh the man

Contributing editor Garry Booth pays tribute to former Lloyd’s chairman Sir David Rowland.

Rough seas

IUMI president: Marine sector facing its biggest financial challenges in 15 years.

Re/insurance: Too sexy for junior talent?

P&C insurance is one of the most rewarding industries one can work in, but most students believe it’s a yawn. We need to change that perception, says Editor-in-Chief Shawn Moynihan in his March comment piece.

Lloyd’s readies for a revolution

Contributing editor Garry Booth looks into whether Lloyd's needs to man the barricades - or open the borders.

The art of the interview

Editor-in-chief Shawn Moynihan takes on the 'art of the interview' with insurance legend Pat Ryan in February's comment piece.

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.

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March 2019

 

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  • Albert Benchimol interview
  • Future Leaders roundtable
  • Insurance Asset Management
  • Sompo's Jack Kuhn
  • Paying tribute to Sir David Rowland
  • Global M&A stats

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