US/Canada/Bermuda

  • Monument Re slips to loss after quiet 2023

    24 May 2024

    Bermudian life reinsurer and consolidator only completes one acquisition deal

  • Noaa issues "above-normal" 2024 North Atlantic hurricane season prediction

    24 May 2024

    La Nina and increased ocean temperatures are cited as major drivers

  • Concerns over PE-insurance model resonate in Bermuda

    23 May 2024

    Worries that insurer failure onshore could diminish island's standing, according to Skadden report

  • Lloyd's US general liability book concerns "not just noise", says market chief

    16 May 2024

    Patrick Tiernan described the situation surrounding the line as "sub-optimal"

  • Climate voted top risk for US insurers

    16 May 2024

    NAIC international forum focuses heavily on climate impact on industry

  • Nippon Life to buy 20% of Corebridge for $3.8bn as part of US expansion

    16 May 2024

    Parties want deal done by Q1 2025

  • Parametric insurance gets kick-start as climate changes

    16 May 2024

    Swiss Re has seen its sales grow and anticipates further increase, for hurricane and earthquake risk

  • Strong reinsurance demand continues as mid-year renewals approach, says Conduit Re

    15 May 2024

    The firm's reinsurance revenue increased by over 35% year on year in Q1 2024

  • Pressure mounts for insurers to get CSRD ready

    15 May 2024

    Crowe survey finds lack of readiness for Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive

  • Wilfred Chin promoted to Hamilton's group chief actuary

    14 May 2024
  • Krispy Kreme's PE owner diversifies further into insurance

    14 May 2024

    JAB latest PE company to get into insurance, led by ex-American Equity chief

  • Bermudian P&C insurers more reliant on individuals to manage ESG risk

    13 May 2024

    The island's regulator said the market had achieved a "good starting point" in addressing ESG risk

  • 26North Re reinsures $4.9bn of National Life annuities

    10 May 2024

    The company previously launched Bermuda-based AeCe Isa to grow its reinsurance business

  • Social inflation continues to burden US casualty insurers, AM Best warns

    10 May 2024

    The rating agency said social inflation's impact on insurance claims costs is "unpredictable and excessive"

  • US lagging Europe on AI regulations

    08 May 2024

    AI insurance guidance not uniformly implemented in US