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News

CROs share tips on data management

Survey reveals only half of insurers have formal data governance committee

Sylvia Oliveira becomes chair of Bermuda's Biltir

Thomas Olunloyo and Chip Gillis will also take up new roles at the association

Australian BI coverage test case gets court date

The case will be heard by the New South Wales Court of Appeal in October.

Biltir to hold virtual Bermuda conference

The physical life and annuity conference was initially cancelled due to Covid-19

UK average motor claim value hits record high in Q2

But the number of motor insurance claims fell significantly, reflecting the lockdown period

Extreme climate conditions reach new high, North American actuaries warn

Heavy rainfall, sea level and extreme temperatures fuel the trend

COMMENT: Business interruption battle is no-win situation for insurers

The saga only means significant legal costs and damages trust in insurers

Racial equality is overwhelming message at NAIC meeting

President Ray Farmer calls 2020 a moment of historical inflexion, commits NAIC to change

NAIC still failing to address racial bias in underwriting

Use of AI and other data penalises minorities, says CEJ's Birny Birnbaum

Michael Bartholomeusz named chair of Oric International

Operational risk consortium reveals other changes to its board

Analysis

Solvency II interest rate risk: a floor to cure the flaw

Eiopa's stakeholder group has proposed an alternative solution to what it sees as a flawed proposal to reform the interest rate risk module. Christopher Cundy reports

The insurance industry's climate change leaders

Christopher Cundy introduces InsuranceERM's list of the people leading and shaping the insurance sector's response to climate change

"Wrong tone" casts insurers as Covid-19 villains

Insurance and communication experts debated the reputation of insurance after the Covid-19 pandemic in InsuranceERM's latest webinar. Many achievements were highlighted, but a lack of empathy was a key criticism. Ronan McCaughey explains

Longevity risk modelling: what have we learned from Covid-19?

Cintia Cheong talks to Joseph Lu, Colin Dutkiewicz and Mark Cooper how Covid-19 is impacting longevity and what life re/insurers should consider in their modelling and risk management

Is a Pandemic Re the answer in a post-Covid-19 world?

Experts have debated the need for a pandemic insurance risk backstop, what it should cover and how it should be funded. Ronan McCaughey reports from the latest of InsuranceERM's Covid-19 webinar series

Australia's insurers get grilled after the country burns

A parliamentary committee took Australia's insurers to task after a torrid season of bushfires, Covid-19 and scathing criticism of their conduct and governance. David Walker reports