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APCIA hits back at Chubb's pandemic insurance proposals

The argument is exposing fissures in the US pandemic insurance debate

Travelers warns of $114m Q2 Covid-19 losses

Insurer also expects $400m subrogation wildfire-linked recoveries in Q3

Arch's Covid-19 losses double in Q2

Civil unrest is also set to cost Bermudian re/insurer up to $45m

Gjensidige CFO: "It's not in our interest to retain this level of capital"

Regulatory ban on dividends sees solvency ratio soar to 283%

S&P Global: second Covid-19 wave would erode insurers' capital

Insurers' capital positions and asset portfolios are under greater threat in the event of a second spike

FCA spells out arguments in BI test case

Court should put itself in shoes of policyholder, regulator argues

Insurtech weekly: DFV; Concirrus; Qomplx; Allianz Life; Sompo; Omniscience; Insurity; Praedicat; Hiscox

InsuranceERM rounds up all the developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech

CNA chooses AIR as its primary cat risk management platform

US commercial P&C insurer switches from rival vendor

G-Siis list should be expanded, academics find

More insurers present systemic threats than those currently on FSB's list

South Africa's Guardrisk strikes back in Covid-19 BI battle

The insurer will appeal a recent court ruling "to obtain certainty" for insurers

Analysis

Do insurers care about the Sustainable Development Goals?

The UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are meant to be the "blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all". So why aren't insurers taking an active role in pursuing them? Paul Walsh reports

AIG Life's playbook for Covid-19

Ruth Middleton, AIG Life's chief risk officer, and Debbie Bolton, chief underwriter and head of customer operations at the UK life insurer, tell Ronan McCaughey how the provider has adapted to Covid-19 and reveal their post-pandemic outlook

Legal experts lock horns over pandemic BI payouts

Tensions ran high during InsuranceERM's virtual panel discussion on the legal risk implications of the Covid-19 pandemic, as experts discussed the next steps in arguably the biggest legal crisis the insurance industry has ever seen. Paul Walsh 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

Covid-19 sparks life into digitalisation

Covid-19 has prompted life insurers to upgrade their underwriting technology to use data in previously unimagined ways. A policyholder's driving history, pharmacy records, and the tone of your voice can now all be analysed as evidence. Sarfraz Thind examines the latest trends.

"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