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News

Collapse of Aon-WTW deal removes threat of modelling dominance

Combination of ReMetrica and Igloo would have taken 70% of UK market

Eiopa consults on including climate reporting in Solvency II

EU insurance authority reveals package of proposals for updating QRTs

IAG "playing catch-up" with rising costs of natural disasters

Australian non-life firm flags A$100m increase in natural perils allowance

People moves: AIG Life, Liberty Mutual Re, Arch Re, BMA

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest risk-related people moves in the insurance industry

US property claims severity set to spike

Swiss Re reports home construction prices have surged by over 10% in a year

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InsuranceERM's virtual conference will take place on 22-23 of September

Axa Asia units ink annuity reinsurance deal with Global Atlantic

Closed life books involved are backed by $4.8bn of assets

Eiopa publishes stance on recovery planning and solvency breaches

The supervisory body also published an opinion on the use of risk mitigation techniques by insurers

Climate change-induced migration should be on risk radars

Re/insurers risk irrelevance if they don't cover low-carbon activities, said Peak Re CRO

Swiss Re on a mission to embed insurance in daily activities

Approach will take a decade to develop, says iptiQ CEO

Analysis

UK's PRT market set to soar after quiet H1

Pension risk transfer (PRT) activity in the UK was subdued during the first half of this year, but insurance experts tell Ronan McCaughey they expect an incredibly busy H2

Africa Specialty Risks aims for a continental shift

Christopher Cundy talks to co-founders Mikir Shah and Bryan Howett about how and why they established an Africa-focused reinsurer in the midst of a pandemic, and their ambition to make an impression in the diverse continent

The beacon for CCR's risk management

Jérôme Isenbart, group chief risk officer for France's public reinsurer Caisse Centrale de Réassurance, explains to Ronan McCaughey the organisation's approach to risk management and lessons to be learnt from the Covid-19 pandemic

The alternative in life

Luca Tres has been a pioneer in the development of the life ILS markets. As he begins a new role at Guy Carpenter, he talks to Christopher Cundy about the past and future at the intersection of re/insurance and capital markets

Mosaic: building it piece by piece

Mitch Blaser has spent a half century in the Bermudian insurance industry. Now he has returned with Mosaic, a specialty insurer that may just sate his appetite for new ventures. He talks to Sarfraz Thind about what brought him back

The BMA's environmental evolution

Bermuda has embarked on a plan to make the territory a hub for insurance climate work. The island's insurance regulator, Gerald Gakundi, discusses its role in tackling the climate risk conundrum with Sarfraz Thind