• Munich Re defends coal practice

    09 July 2018

    Firm has no threshold for coal underwriting but assesses all risks

  • Insurers caught in crossfire of Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline

    31 May 2018

    Unfriend Coal has urged insurers to stop backing tar sands projects

  • Axis Capital and Insurlab Germany seek brightest student minds

    25 April 2018

    Axis launches risk management academy at University of Illinois

  • Axis to acquire Novae for $604m

    06 July 2017

    Deal creates London specialty insurer with $2bn of annual premiums

  • The 'winners' and losers from the Ogden rate change

    20 June 2017

    Insurers with lower retention rates increased their motor market share in Q1 as others were forced to raise prices faster. They are, however, likely to be hit harder during their reinsurance renewals, and the profits lost across the entire sector could reach £3.5bn. Callum Tanner reports

  • The ongoing ordeal of Ogden

    11 April 2017

    The change to UK's damages discount rate came as a huge surprise to many insurers. But this is far from being a one-off shock. Christopher Cundy reports

  • RMS hires Axis CRO as global head of solutions

    01 November 2016

    Michael Steel to lead European region

  • Axis Insurance CRO joins Endurance

    22 September 2015

    Chris Gallagher replaces retiring Joan deLemps

  • Exor muscles in on Axis-PartnerRe deal

    15 April 2015

    Cash offer values PartnerRe at $6.4bn

  • PartnerRe and Axis to merge in $11bn deal

    26 January 2015

    Tumbling premiums fuelling wave of consolidation in reinsurance sector