• Reinsurers expand their risk radars, but usual suspects aren't far away

    21 September 2023

    The emerging risks identified by reinsurers at the annual Rendez-Vous de Septembre (RVS) event included some familiar foes and new additions, but all are being targeted with confidence. Paul Walsh reports

  • RVS 2023: Hannover Re prioritising longevity and reliability in capital allocation

    11 September 2023

    Sven Althoff said the firm talks "decades, not 12 months" when allocating capital

  • Litigation takes off to decide when "all is lost" for aircraft grounded in Russia

    17 March 2023

    Insurers and clients are commencing major courtroom battles over policy coverage and phrasing after aviation assets were trapped inside Russia. David Walker investigates

  • Flat renewals are no longer feasible, says Hannover Re

    13 September 2021

    German reinsurer continues to explore cyber risk opportunities from SME clients

  • Hannover Re reveals Covid-19 impact on US life and health book

    05 February 2021

    Covid-19 will keep pushing up reinsurance rates in some lines in 2021

  • Covid-19 is bad, but cyberattacks and climate change may be worse

    01 October 2020 say the world's top reinsurers when asked about the most severe risks facing the industry. Paul Walsh reports

  • Beirut explosion data not granular enough, says Hannover Re

    14 September 2020

    German reinsurer estimates "mid-double digit million euro range" from the event