• Genetic testing risks go under the microscope

    03 February 2021

    Do life insurers really face the risk of adverse selection from customers that have taken predictive genetic tests? Academics think not, and insurers and policyholders could indeed benefit from wider use of genetic testing, as Paul Walsh reports

  • Generali promotes Giancarlo Fancel to group CRO

    28 January 2021

    Frederic de Courtois departs as part of major management shake-up

  • ESG premiums and investments should be linked, says Hong Kong Green Finance Association

    27 January 2021

    CROs assuming head of sustainability role aligns management of key organisational risks, HK body says

  • The future of insurance: digital transformation

    22 September 2020

    Best practice from InsuranceERM's Insurance Risk & Capital Americas 2020 virtual event

  • RSA Ireland's former CFO disqualified and fined €70,000 over reserving scandal

    18 June 2020

    Rory O'Connor's misconduct was deliberate and below standards, says regulator

  • Data is biggest challenge in IFRS 17 implementation

    05 June 2020

    Experts comment on data, Covid-19 and the vendor market

  • Apra hits pause on licensing new insurers as Covid-19 toughens conditions

    08 April 2020

    Head of country's largest non-life firm announces retirement

  • Australia raises its game on wildfire loss models

    08 February 2019

    Ten years ago, Australia suffered one of its worst outbreaks of bushfires that burned 300,000 hectares and took 173 lives. David Walker reports on how wildfire modelling has developed to cope with this increasing threat

  • Jury out on mortality improvement slowdown, says Swiss Re

    05 December 2018

    Insurers need to be mindful of the uncertainty when adjusting assumptions about mortality

  • Turning data into a differentiator

    29 November 2018

    Swiss Re Institute's head of insurance risk research, Dan Ryan, tells Ronan McCaughey how insurers can turn the wealth of data they currently hold into valuable insights, and an opportunity to differentiate themselves from their competitors