Kerala floods set to hit insurers for over $140m

The monsoon is the worst to hit the state since 1924


Capital modelling: building a better correlations matrix

Correlation matrices have a major influence on how internal models allocate capital, but conventional processes sometimes struggle to make sense from a business perspective. Colin Kerley suggests an alternative approach


California set for billion-dollar losses from Carr fire

The Carr blaze is the seventh most destructive in the history of California


Devastating Carr wildfire set to cost upwards of $100m

Fire ignited just outside the town of Redding, California on 23 July


Five $1bn+ catastrophe hits for insurers in H1 2018

But overall insured losses have been lower than average, according to Aon Benfield


Japanese earthquake hits insurers for $125m

The quake struck the Osaka prefecture on 18 June


July's US thunderstorms set to hit insurers for $100m loss

Aon Benfield has warned of large losses from storms which struck the Central and Eastern US


Ogden rate change leads to halving of PPO use

More accident victims receive lump sum payouts


ASR decides on IFRS 17 software

Insurer also reveals implementation progress


Aon Benfield warns of "hundreds of millions" losses from Southern US storms

Significant damage reported across several US states