Sarfraz Thind

Articles by Sarfraz Thind

  • US property rate debate rages as natcats soar

    08 February 2024

    Demands for higher rates for homeowners coverage are creating tensions among consumer groups, regulators and underwriters. Sarfraz Thind reports on attempts to sustain the market as natural catastrophe losses mount

  • Brookfield aims for top tier in US annuity market, confirms UK PRT interest

    08 February 2024

    Asset manager bolstering its insurance base with acquisitions

  • US insurers warned of massive losses on fossil fuel investments

    07 February 2024

    State regulators' report highlights the risks of delayed climate transition on portfolios

  • KKR looks to unlock "huge addressable" insurance market

    07 February 2024

    Global Atlantic acquisition has boosted assets with further growth to come

  • The Hartford's rate increases help boost 2023 profits

    05 February 2024

    Insurer got 22% auto rate increase last year, 18.7% in California

  • Chubb's Greenberg wishes for more regulatory flexibility to deal with growing cat threats

    01 February 2024

    Insurer nets $1.14bn Bermudian tax benefit for the fourth quarter

  • "We have not seen enough pain"

    01 February 2024

    A credit crunch is still to happen, say insurance experts on SS&C webinar

  • Ren Re gets $600m benefit from Bermuda's new tax rule

    31 January 2024

    Benefits will be used over 10 years but company "will pay higher taxes" from next year

  • BaFin's PE-ownership concerns nixed Viridium-Zurich deal

    30 January 2024

    Insurer says it remains committed to finding a solution for legacy portfolio sale

  • Analysis on PE-insurance needs to be "much deeper", says Morningstar

    29 January 2024

    Canada has not seen a huge uptick in deals for this business so far