"The outlook could not be better," says Munich Re's CFO

Munich Re reports a high solvency ratio and strong profit for 2022


IAG reports "notable decrease" in reinsurers' appetite for property risk

Auckland floods lead Australasian group to increase natcat budget


Property reinsurance costs jump 35% in three years in Australia

S&P Global reveals "record pace" of growth, warns of ratings threat


Global insured nat cat losses reached $120bn in 2022

Munich Re said climate change and La NiƱa were key factors driving the losses


"IFRS 17 transition will not alter our DNA," says Munich Re

CFO Christoph Jurecka welcomed transparency and consistency of new accounting regime


Finding the scope for insured emissions reporting

New methodologies for measuring the carbon emissions associated with underwriting and driving the insurance sector towards net-zero were published in November. But the reception from green campaign groups has been lukewarm, as Joshua Geer reports


Munich Re's P&C business hit by major Q3 losses

Another reinsurer suffers major P&C losses with hurricane Ian a significant contributor


Chubb, RenaissanceRe and Axa reveal hurricane Ian losses

Catastrophe risk modellers have predicted insured losses as high as $74bn from the hurricane