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Munich Re will not attain its profit guidance of €2.8bn for 2020 due to COVID-19

1 April, 2020 - 11:41
The world's largest reinsurer is seeing 'considerable claims burden' from losses caused by the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 dashboard launched to help re/insurers tackle virus claims

1 April, 2020 - 11:01
McKenzie Intelligence worked with Lloyd’s market participants to create COVID-19 interactive incident dashboard.

FEMA extends renewals for insureds facing financial struggles due to COVID-19

1 April, 2020 - 11:00
The 30-day grace period to renew flood insurance policies has been extended.

Uinsure inks three year deal with Beneficial mortgage network

1 April, 2020 - 10:01
Uinsure to become the sole provider of general insurance for Beneficial.

IRDAI relaxes timeline for insurers as India grapples with coronavirus lockdown

1 April, 2020 - 09:59
Insurers will have more time to submit their final reinsurance plans for 2020-21.

Allianz appoints first chief data officer for AGCS unit

1 April, 2020 - 09:41
AGCS says it aims to create a ‘data first’ decision making culture with the newly created role.

Aon calls on Lloyd's of London market to e-trade during COVID-19 pandemic

1 April, 2020 - 09:40
The broker has unveiled a new feature to bind treaty placements without the need for face-to-face meetings.

Enstar in $465m reinsurance deal with Zurich and Lyft

1 April, 2020 - 09:39
The carrier will reinsure certain legacy automobile business underwritten by Zurich.

Everest Insurance poaches new CFO from Sompo International

1 April, 2020 - 09:38
Prior to joining Sompo, the executive held various roles at Hiscox Insurance USA.

COVID-19: Countrywide lockdowns make AGM attendance tricky - but what are the rules?

31 March, 2020 - 15:33
As efforts to contain the coronavirus catagion continue to ramp up worldwide, re/insurance industry leaders are taking a number of actions to comply with movement restrictions, while ensuring AGMs meet regulatory requirements. But what are the rules in different jurisdictions. Intelligent Insurer investigates.

New AI-powered insurtech promises to cut insurer's claims cost by almost half

31 March, 2020 - 15:04
The new platform aims to reduce insurer's fraud exposure and accelerate their claims processes.

Olympus appoints Citizens' underwriting chief as new CEO

31 March, 2020 - 14:37
Its parent Gemini Financial conducted an extensive search for a new leader at OIC.

European insurance outlook negative as COVID-19 further exacerbates financial challenges

31 March, 2020 - 13:57
Moody's has also changed the outlook on the UK life and Italian life insurance sectors to negative.

Randall & Quilter sells Trilogy MGA to ReSolution Underwriting

31 March, 2020 - 13:37
ReSolution is the holding company of a group of managing general agents based in London.

Towergate hires Marsh talent to expand Cardiff team

31 March, 2020 - 13:37
The appointee has 23 years of experience in the insurance industry.

Ariel Re's Rumball returns to broking with a key role at Willis Towers Watson

31 March, 2020 - 13:36
The executive will assume the new role of head of speciality North America for Willis Re.

Catalina’s total assets up to $7.2bn following Asia Capital Re deal

31 March, 2020 - 13:35
The Bermuda-based legacy re/insurer has completed its first acquisition in Asia.

Sirius placed on ‘evolving watch’ as Chinese parent launches formal process to find a buyer

31 March, 2020 - 10:52
Fitch doubts its ability to successfully execute the sale in the current volatile crisis market environment.

SCOR-Channel hires senior underwriter from Lancashire

31 March, 2020 - 10:10
SCOR Specialty Insurance continues to build its capabilities in political and credit risks business line.

European corporate default rate could spike to 11% in 'pessimistic' COVID-19 scenario - S&P

31 March, 2020 - 09:54
Recession has taken hold in Europe at a time when the speculative-grade market is already vulnerable.


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