Archive

  • Climate change not the biggest driver of insured natural catastrophe losses

    13 June 2024

    Forecasting impact of climate remains an inexact science, says Swiss Re's US head of property underwriting

  • MS Amlin and Howden showcase nature-related opportunities in ClimateWise initiative

    05 June 2024

    Case studies reveal how insurers can finance projects that preserve nature and biodiversity

  • TNFD blossoms in Japan as insurers begin nature reporting journey

    05 June 2024

    Joshua Geer reports on how firms in Japan and beyond are approaching the task of disclosing nature-related risks and opportunities

  • French insurers improve responses in second climate stress test

    23 May 2024

    A total of 15 insurance groups, representing 90% of the market, voluntarily responded to the supervisor's request

  • ClimateWise refreshes principles as insurance sector plots net-zero transition

    21 May 2024

    The 17-year-old climate change initiative is evolving in response to market developments. Programme director Sid Miller explains the changes to Christopher Cundy and why they matter

  • Climate voted top risk for US insurers

    16 May 2024

    NAIC international forum focuses heavily on climate impact on industry

  • Peter Bosshard's parting message to insurers: tell your grandkids you did the right thing

    16 May 2024

    As he heads into retirement, the veteran campaigner talks to Joshua Geer about climate activism and how insurers are managing the low-carbon transition

  • Climate change justifies higher insurance pricing, says Evan Greenberg

    08 May 2024

    Chubb CEO says higher rates will change behaviour

  • The emission cost of disasters: a new class of transition risks?

    07 May 2024

    Post-disaster reconstruction comes at a heavy environmental cost - and there are questions over who is responsible for paying. But the risk is as much an opportunity for insurers, as Manuel Lonfat explains

  • 'We keep losing money', global reinsurers warn about Australian property cover

    07 May 2024

    Australian insurance delegation visited Lloyd's and other reinsurers for candid talks last year