Archive

  • S&P: Iran-Israel conflict unlikely to erupt into full-scale Middle East war

    17 April 2024

    The rating agency says Emea insurers are not currently materially affected by the conflict, but risks remain

  • Baltimore bridge collapse: insured losses to run into billions of dollars

    27 March 2024

    The disaster will also strongly impact the International Group of P&I Associations

  • Asset offshoring presents transparency issues, says S&P

    22 March 2024

    Agency gives update on capital model review

  • Breakeven is best Asia's reinsurers can hope for underwriting in 2024, predicts S&P Global

    13 March 2024

    Rating agency predicts more regular reviews of underwriting assumptions in future

  • Japan earthquake triggers 50,000 claims, and collaboration among insurers

    30 January 2024
  • S&P Global predicts less than $1bn of insured losses from Japan quake

    15 January 2024
  • S&P names 63 insurers impacted by new rating methodology

    20 November 2023

    Agency finalises rating criteria change, with 10% of rated insurers under observation

  • RVS 2023: reinsurers turn a corner en route to Monte Carlo

    08 September 2023

    The annual Rendez-Vous de Septembre (RVS) event begins this weekend in Monte Carlo and reinsurers enter the glitzy surroundings on strong foundations following last year's turbulence, as Paul Walsh reports

  • Stable outlook for global reinsurers amid strong pricing conditions

    05 September 2023

    S&P Global had viewed the sector as negative since May 2020

  • Insurers may have to wait to discover S&P rating criteria hit

    01 September 2023

    Litmus urges insurers to test rating agency's capital model prototype