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Guy Carpenter unveils probabilistic flood model for Philippines

11 May, 2020 - 08:32
The company aims to expand its risk management capabilities in Asia Pacific.

Markel hires professional indemnity underwriter to drive new initiatives

11 May, 2020 - 08:31
The executive joins Markel from Acappella Syndicate 2014 and Hamilton Managing Agency.

Maiden moves to dual leadership with new co-CEO

11 May, 2020 - 08:30
The appointee has worked closely with the CEO to help Maiden return to profitability.

Everest Re profits nosedive 95% in Q1 but remains 'resilient'

7 May, 2020 - 15:11
The re/insurer took a $150 million hit from COVID-19 pandemic related losses.

Profits at Munich Re plummet 65% after high COVID-19 losses

7 May, 2020 - 15:10
The reinsurer's Q1 2020 result included €1.181bn of major losses; nearly €800m from COVID-19.

General Reinsurance AG appoints Pasdika to executive board

7 May, 2020 - 14:54
The company's head of international life/health Winfried Heinen is set to retire.

Willis Towers Watson forms specialist group for companies in financial crisis

7 May, 2020 - 14:47
The new group will help companies facing challenges due to bankruptcy or restructuring.

Axon launches new Lloyd's-backed cyber programme for SMEs

7 May, 2020 - 14:40
It is designed to tackle the increasing number of exposures faced by SMEs due to changes in the work environment amid COVID-19 lockdown.

RenRe plunges to loss due to $103.8m COVID-19 charge in casualty and specialty

7 May, 2020 - 14:24
CEO Kevin O’Donnell highlights the company is 'well capitalised with ample liquidity'.

Talanx chair says 'not seen a crisis like this since World War II' as COVID-19 hits earnings

7 May, 2020 - 11:11
Torsten Leue is focusing on maintaining 'resilience' after COVID-19 drives large losses in primary insurance and reinsurance.

AIG Life outlook 'negative' due to COVID-19 fallout

7 May, 2020 - 10:20
Fitch expects AIG Life's financial performance to deteriorate over the next one to two years.

Hyperion's DUAL plans large specialty underwriting agency in New Zealand

7 May, 2020 - 10:11
The company has acquired New Zealand's Lloyd’s coverholder with around £30 million in premium.

Profits fall 60% at Allstate amid COVID-19 crisis

7 May, 2020 - 10:11
Allstate CEO Tom Wilson credited 'proactive risk management' for lowering the negative impact of the pandemic.

Prudential posts Q1 loss compared with $932m profit a year ago

7 May, 2020 - 09:03
The company blamed market turbulence related to the COVID-19 pandemic for its poor set of results.

Assurant reports 7% drop in net income in Q1 2020

7 May, 2020 - 09:03
The company has suspended its 2020 outlook citing COVID-19 uncertainty.

Berkshire's BHSI expands property team in France

7 May, 2020 - 09:02
The company looks to enhance its property underwriting and services across France and Benelux.

Hiscox hopes £375m capital raise will help capture growth opportunities amid COVID-19

6 May, 2020 - 15:34
The net proceeds will enable Hiscox to respond to future growth opportunities and rate improvement in the US wholesale and reinsurance markets.

Nexus Specialty hires ex-Chubb/AIG to lead claims unit

6 May, 2020 - 15:19
The executive has managed high value complex claims at both Chubb and AIG during his 40-year insurance career.

Ryan Specialty appoints ex-AON to chief revenue officer role

6 May, 2020 - 14:21
Prior to joining RSG, the executive held several leadership roles with Aon Re.

Greenlight Re 'satisfied' despite $40m Q1 net loss and investment turmoil

6 May, 2020 - 14:02
The reinsurer's investment portfolio took a massive hit due to the 'considerable market turmoil surrounding COVID-19'.


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