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News

Insurtech weekly: Ethos, Kin Insurance, Scor, Battleface, Warta

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest fundraisings, launches and partnerships in the insurtech world

Access to capital not the only issue in LV= sale, says FCA chair

Charles Randell discussed with MPs the issues facing UK mutuals

Hong Kong regulator confirms GWS status on AIA, FWD, Prudential

Moody's moves quickly to upgrade AIA's credit rating

Aviva expert urges clarity on climate risk accountability

Finn Clawson spoke on the issue during Willis Towers Watson's climate risk summit

Beazley: we won't be excluding ransomware claims

Chief executive Adrian Cox responds to growing questions around cyber extortion payouts

Non-natural catastrophes and sustainability are the focus for AIR Worldwide

Bill Churney discussed the risk modelling firm's strategy

European Commission, regulators and insurers clash over Solvency II review

DAV conference finds diverging opinions on underwriters' social role

Beazley reshuffles CRO role as Andrew Pryde steps down

Pryde has spent 10 years as chief risk officer

Aon and Willis Towers Watson seal $3.57bn asset deal with Gallagher

The agreement moves the mega merger between Aon and Willis Towers Watson closer

ABI joins Principles for Sustainable Insurance

Move comes ahead of COP26 meeting in Glasgow

Analysis

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

Can governments make a smooth exit from trade credit markets?

Credit and suretyship insurers received significant public support during the pandemic, but participants are now questioning how much longer it should continue, as ICISA chief Richard Wulff explains to David Walker

How to make a SiriusPoint

Third Point Re's merger with Sirius has created a big new Bermudian reinsurer. The former hedge fund reinsurer's chiefs talks to Sarfraz Thind about abandoning its volatile old ways and creating a more balanced life

Aviva's Ben Luckett: risk management is where some of the most exciting technologies reside

Ben Luckett was named Aviva's chief innovation officer in January with a remit to propel the firm's digital development. He explains to Paul Walsh how its tech strategy has evolved and what's in store for risk management

MS Amlin AG's Catherine Farnworth: Covid-19 has increased the visibility of the risk team

The chief risk officer of MS Amlin's reinsurance business talks to Paul Walsh about how 2020's events have shaped strategy and how the status of the risk management function has evolved.