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  • Globe Life hits back at insurance fraud and bribery allegations

    15 April 2024

    The Texas-based life insurer's stock plummeted over 50% last Thursday in light of the claims

  • Climate litigation's third wave could leave insurers in deep water

    12 April 2024

    Following two waves of climate litigation since 2004, the third may be more nuanced and insurers must be prepared for its effects, participants at an InsuranceERM webinar on the topic explained. Paul Walsh reports

  • Asset-intensive reinsurance intensively assessed

    09 April 2024

    The NAIC is drawing up proposals to tackle asset-intensive reinsurance as regulators worry about the vast volumes of risk being ceded outside the US. Sarfraz Thind reports

  • Legal & General and RGA tie up $700m PRT deal with FirstEnergy

    14 March 2024

    Transaction covers approximately 2,000 retirees

  • Prudential Financial and RGA secure $5.9bn PRT deal with Verizon

    08 March 2024
  • Brickbats rain down on Australia's property insurers at parliamentary investigation

    14 February 2024

    Politicians suggested Australia's insurers had only themselves to blame for a humiliating grilling over responses to 2022's flooding. But insurers said constructing homes in flood plains is not exactly helping, as David Walker reports

  • US property rate debate rages as natcats soar

    08 February 2024

    Demands for higher rates for homeowners coverage are creating tensions among consumer groups, regulators and underwriters. Sarfraz Thind reports on attempts to sustain the market as natural catastrophe losses mount

  • Brookfield aims for top tier in US annuity market, confirms UK PRT interest

    08 February 2024

    Asset manager bolstering its insurance base with acquisitions

  • From the elderly to mountain climbers, Japan's motor insurers identify higher risk drivers

    06 February 2024

    Sector is helping reduce crashes among higher-risk cohorts

  • Baloise turns to RGA to reinsure Belgian life policies with 3.8% guarantees

    01 February 2024