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  • Insurers catch up on the sustainability hiring boom

    04 March 2024

    Demand for staff with sustainability and ESG experience is at a high, according to recruiter Kate O'Rourke. She talks to Joshua Geer about what the market is looking for

  • Consumer champ Birny Birnbaum exits NAIC advocacy role with "little or no progress made in 20 years"

    27 February 2024

    The NAIC is "where consumer protection goes to die," he says in parting shot at regulator

  • How insurers can develop an insurance-associated emissions programme

    23 February 2024

    In the second of two-part series, Steve Bochanski, Graham Hall and Adam Kallin describe the steps insurers can take to begin developing a holistic IAE management programme

  • NAIC will not adopt ESG legislation

    22 February 2024

    US regulatory authority ducks out of ESG conversation with announcement

  • SFDR's greenwashing risks and millions in costs raise insurer alarm bells

    21 February 2024

    Insurers have described the EU's Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation as good in principle, but worrying in practice. Joshua Geer reports

  • What are insurance-associated emissions?

    16 February 2024

    In the first of a two-part series, Steve Bochanski, Graham Hall and Adam Kallindescribe the concept of insurance-associated emissions, why they're important, and challenges and possible approaches to calculation

  • WTW unveils first parametric insurance policy for South Pacific coral reef

    05 February 2024
  • More re/insurers cut ties with East African Crude Oil Pipeline

    19 January 2024

    SiriusPoint and Enstar Group, among others, will not offer insurance for the project

  • German insurers predict premiums could double without action on climate risk

    16 January 2024

    Head of German trade body explains what has to be done to address the hazard

  • APCIA issues warning over federal natcat backstop bill

    15 January 2024

    Adam Schiff, Democratic representative for California, introduced the bill last week