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Aeolus poaches PartnerRe SVP

Aditya Dutt to join Aeolus Capital Management.

AM Best affirms ratings of Fairfax & subsidiaries

Stable credit rating given in addition to affirmation.

Aon releases June global catastrophe recap report

Various disasters covered in report, including $1.25bn damage from Canada hailstorm.

American Club & ABSG: maritime cyber security important

Two join forces in call for more education and training plus insurance guidance.

North P&I calls for action on crew repatriation

P&I firm highlights what seafarers are going through during the coronavirus crisis.

Beach appoints new transportation executive

Williamson to join from Chesterfield to develop transportation portfolio.

Genworth Mortgage completes reinsurance transaction

Genworth Financial subsidiary announces completion of transaction.

AXA XL completes reinsurance transaction with MGA

Collateralised reinsurance agreement agreed for auto portfolio.

Pool Re subsidiary creates new monthly threat report

Report will look at latest terrorism threats and other aspects.

Comments

Small business, big exposure

Ransomware attacks: A million-dollar threat for SMEs.

Reactions April digital issue online now!

This month's magazine issue celebrates 35 years of Reactions, plus features on terrorism, Iran sanctions, reinsurance broking and the run-off market.

Editor's comment: Political AIG caught in a crossfire

Sifi status is political, opaque, arbitrary, and AIG is the case in point, writes David Benyon, Reactions editor.

Editor's comment: Women leaders talk D&I - FREE

Reactions asks leading women in re/insurance about diversity and inclusion in the industry, what it's doing wrong, and what it needs to do to get it right.

Americas Editor Comment: Waiting for the Fed

Christopher Munro on the long wait for a Fed interest rate rise, and Latin America’s travails.

Garry Booth Comment: G7 in Germany, the heat is on

Reinsurance and climate change are on the menu for the annual summit meeting of the G7 countries' leaders, taking place on June 7-8 at Germany's Schloss Elmau.

States under pressure over building codes

As the hurricane season approaches, some states are dragging their heels on implementing safe building codes, writes Garry Booth.

Garry Booth comment: Climate change affects credit

More frequent and extreme weather events that occur as a result of climate change could damage companies'? credit profiles in the future, according to a report published by Standard & Poor?s.

Interviews

Talking cyber and mindful mitigation

AIG’s Greg Vernaci on cyber liability pricing, affirming coverage and why ransomware needs to be considered a top threat by all organisations.

Keeping up with the complex risk landscape as a CRO

Today’s chief risk officers operate in a more dynamic environment than ever, says Frieder Knüpling, Group CRO at SCOR and chair of the CRO Forum.

Insurance investments: Surviving the storm

Insurers will be watching their portfolios carefully as the COVID-19 crisis continues.

Eiopa defends interim Solvency II measures

We ask Carlos Montalvo Rebuelta, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority's executive director, for more details on interim guidelines for Solvency II and his response to criticism from insurers and reinsurers over the directive's delay.

Aon's Greg Case on insurance broking's future

INTERVIEW: Greg Case, CEO of Aon, believes that the insurance broker can help its customers manage their way through the tough global operating environment and rise to the challenge of new and complex risks by working on a more robust fact basis.

Profile: Inside Hank Greenberg’s new empire

Hank Greenberg’s CV Starr is growing fast at a time when most insurance firms’ revenues are shrinking – not least those of his former firm AIG. In an exclusive interview, Reactions talks to Greenberg and his divisional presidents to find out what the future holds.

Latest Issue

May 2020

 

In this month's Reactions

  • Special report on the impact of COVID-19
  • Insurance CIO perspectives
  • Construction market review
  • LatAm in focus

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