• Catastrophe modellers are red hot on climate

    09 July 2021

    InsuranceERM's annual roundup of developments among catastrophe modellers and platform providers finds one overwhelming theme: the need to provide insurers with better ways to understand the impact of climate change on risk. Cintia Cheong, Christopher Cundy, Ronan McCaughey and Paul Walsh report

  • Progress questioned on secondary peril modelling

    24 May 2021

    Experts shared their views on a Willis Research Network webinar

  • Willis Re's catastrophe modelling targets future storm simulations

    19 May 2021

    Yingzhen Chuang discusses the reinsurance brokerage's catastrophe modelling strategy

  • Reinsurers reverse negative trends to boost capital

    04 January 2021

    Willis Re says reinsurers have largely overcome challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic

  • Replenished capital drive marks June and July reinsurance renewals

    01 July 2020

    Willis Re added reinsurers recognise Covid-19 losses may take several years to settle

  • Reinsurers face $30bn Covid-19 hit to their capital base

    23 April 2020

    Willis Re report details the pandemic's likely impact on the global reinsurance sector

  • Retroactive Covid-19 legislation 'a mistake' - ERM expert warns

    07 April 2020

    Willis Re's Dave Ingram discusses how insurers can best respond during the pandemic

  • Modelling the virus

    10 March 2020

    The spread of Covid-19 has not come as a surprise to everyone. Analytics firms are looking at the thousands of situations to model pandemics every day. However, it seems insurers are not quite up to scratch. Sarfraz Thind reports

  • Three lines of defence: a necessity or a nuisance?

    06 March 2020

    The three lines of defence model has become a fixture for enterprise risk management in the insurance sector. But after nearly two decades since its introduction, does the model still have a place within the insurance industry or are changes needed? Paul Walsh investigates