Archive

  • Non-life underwriting boosts Hannover Re profit

    07 August 2013

    Income from investments and life and health reinsurance fall away

  • Time to engage with recovery and resolution planning

    07 August 2013

    The blueprints for recovery and resolution planning are still in development, but insurers of significance to both the global and domestic markets would do well to pay attention now, as David Strachan explains

  • Prudential appoints new group CRO

    06 August 2013

    Pierre-Olivier Bouée to replace John Foley

  • South African firms raise questions over SAM interim measures

    06 August 2013

    New measures address deficiencies found by IMF

  • Catastrophes put 33% dent Munich Re's quarterly profits

    06 August 2013

    CEO warns about low interest rate environment

  • Underwriting profits double at Berkshire Hathaway

    05 August 2013

    US re/insurance giant loses $189m from European floods

  • Conduct risk: not just another category for the risk register

    02 August 2013

    The UK's new financial conduct regulator is taking a close look at the insurance industry, but how can firms ensure they don't find themselves embroiled in a mis-selling scandal? Andrew Bird explains

  • New UK accounting standard proposed for insurers

    02 August 2013

    Means rationalisation rather than new requirements, says FRC

  • Irish regulator to mandate CRO role

    01 August 2013

    All insurers should have a chief risk officer, says CBI

  • New York metro sponsors $200m storm surge cat bond

    01 August 2013

    MetroCat Re bond will pay out in the event of severe flooding