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Specialist insurer does see slight increase in GWP.
Can the market correct itself, or is a true cyber catastrophe a prerequisite?
European re/insurers have begun to push Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) operations as essential to their work – but it’s been an uphill battle.
Despite a cat-filled Q4, Bermuda group returns to a profit.
2018's final-quarter catastrophe losses take their toll on earnings.
Pool Re is granted power to cover non-damage business interruption.
After-tax operating income up slightly.
There was no big correction at 1 January – but with mid-year renewals now on the horizon, change is in the air.
New working processes, operational structure call for employee reduction.
Reaction's editor Andrew Putwain reflects on his experiences in the market thus far.
Financial institutions are in a tizzy regarding the EU's General Data Protection Regulation due to its steep fines and extensive requirements- who will be the first insurers to feel the sting?
Reactions editor Christopher Munro considers what might have been with England at the World Cup and Bermuda's role in the re/insurance industry.
It’s no exaggeration to say that in London on the morning of Friday June 24, there was an outbreak of grief, heartbreak and tears, following the news that Brexit had triumphed in the referendum and the UK was set to leave the EU.
The implications of the UK’s vote to leave the EU on the North American re/insurance industry remains opaque.
Protectionism is about the worst enemy that re/insurance faces, aside from Armageddon at the hands of war or natural catastrophe.
Some of what Alvin Toffler, author of influential book Future Shock, said about society could be applied to the insurance industry’s state of mind.
China’s assets managed by insurers have doubled within four years, reaching around $2.1trn.
Under successive leaders, Canada has been one of the worst performers on the global stage in terms of climate protection.
CEO Alan Colberg outlines the changes brought to its management structure, its risk selection and its embrace of new technologies.
A major eruption of Mount Agnung in Indonesia could cause more than $70bn in economic losses, but insured losses are expected to be low.
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.
One of the first brokers to build a book of cyber business, Chris Cotterell explains that the cyber market has come full circle.
Unstructured and underused data may be a gold mine for re/insurers according to CSC and Xchanging.
Xceedance CEO Arun Valakrishnan highlights the wealth of Indian tech talent that re/insurance businesses are failing to employ.
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.
BMS has undergone a comprehensive revamp – strategically and financially – since June last year. One year on, Reactions talks with BMS Group CEO Nick Cook to find out more about the ambitious five year strategy the broker is implementing.
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