David Walker

Articles by David Walker

  • Bank of England unpicks shortcomings in LDI industry during 2022 gilts crisis

    11 April 2024

    Some UK insurers were behind LDI programmes that suffered

  • Global supply chain syndicate turns profitable in 2023 amid tough geopolitics

    11 April 2024

    But numerous syndicates still nervous about continuing destabilisation by Russia-Ukraine conflict

  • Australia's latest summer natcat bill nears A$1.6bn

    11 April 2024
  • Lloyd's syndicates expect premium rate rises to taper this year

    10 April 2024

    Rate increases were experienced across the breadth of underwriting lines in 2023

  • Syndicates publicly support Lloyd's Blueprint Two digitalisation project

    10 April 2024

    One syndicate says the drive to make costs more efficient is critically important

  • Japan's insurers step in to help Taiwan's earthquake victims

    10 April 2024
  • Claims inflation plagued Lloyd's syndicates in 2023

    09 April 2024

    Historical inflation data for best estimate reserves "not likely" to represent today's climate, warns IQUW

  • California wildfire syndicate posts first 'year loss, but not due to fire

    09 April 2024

    Fires on Hawaii, not in California, made news in Lloyd's syndicate results for 2023

  • Japanese insurer launches cover for space tourism

    08 April 2024
  • Prudential Assurance Company's solvency in 2023 remained sub-100% without MA benefit

    08 April 2024

    Group's longevity risk SCR rose in 2023 after long-awaited entry to bulk annuity market