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  • China Re reveals level of domestic green energy reinsurance in 2023

    08 February 2024

    Other cover included parametric policies covering abalone and rice-shrimp prices

  • Tighter equity capital rules from 2026 will cull Indonesia's insurers, Fitch expects

    07 February 2024

    Higher requirements are being implemented in 2026 and 2028

  • Swiss Re economists predict stronger US growth, inflation to relent

    06 February 2024

    Swiss Re Institute expects inflation to dip below 2% in Europe

  • 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

  • Reinsurers have "lost their appetite for Australia" admits non-life association's CEO

    06 February 2024

    Suncorp says secondary peril risk-modelling has supplanted diversification benefits, in reinsurers' eyes

  • Australia's insurers want a property 'buy-back fund' as global warming unfolds

    05 February 2024

    Sector reveals the worst scenario that it's already contemplating

  • Japan's government calls on groups to control subsidiaries better amid Bigmotor fallout

    05 February 2024

    Finance minister acknowledges Sompo Japan "faced pressure from its parent...to secure profits"

  • Consumer advocate urges Australian government to reinsure flood, not just cyclones

    02 February 2024

    Alternative is for government to pay for the uninsured, Australian Consumers Insurance Lobby warns

  • Australia to face reinsurance withdrawal if building isn't smarter

    30 January 2024

    Insurers set to give evidence to parliamentary committee probing 2022 floods

  • Apra imposes A$50m capital add-on for Auto & General Insurance

    30 January 2024

    Non-life firm was already in corporate governance watchdog's sights