Risk management Credit, Balance Sheet, Interest Rates, Investment, FX


Mitsui Sumitomo and Sompo estimate $2bn losses from Faxai

Forecasts suggest the two could bear up to two-thirds of insured costs of typhoon

Novis adopts ReMetrica for life and health capital modelling

Innovative Slovakian insurer is growing fast across central and eastern Europe

Lloyd's Decile 10 programme created £7.5bn of underwriting capacity

Filling the vacuum is slower than planned, but shows discipline, CEO says

Pricing and cost reduction are top risks facing Lloyd's CROs

Most top risks are operational rather than macro

Lloyd's makes David Sansom's CRO role permanent

Corporation also announces chief people officer Annette Andrews to leave

Insurtechs operate on thin margins

Highlights from InsuranceERM's Americas conference in New York

Dorian and Faxai could cost insurers up to $15.5bn, predict modellers

RMS and AIR Worldwide release latest insured loss estimates for US, Japan

Brexit and low interest rates remain top risks for insurers

Supervisory vigilance and cooperation remains key

ShareAction releases practical guide on managing climate risks

Guide based on interviews with 14 insurers

Understanding loss development "critical" for ILS investors

Experts open up about ILS market troubles


Hong Kong approaches transition to risk-based capital

Hong Kong’s long-awaited risk-based capital (RBC) regime is beginning to take shape ahead of its planned implementation in 2022. Paul Walsh reports on the latest developments

Wildfire scores, shake vouchers and robotics: reinsurers reveal tech plans at RVS

Leveraging of technology dominates Rendez-vous de Septembre discussions, as Cintia Cheong reports

Views of enterprise risk management in 2030

Chief risk officers who want to participate in the strategy of their organisations will need to develop their vision for the future of the ERM function. Willis Towers Watson executives share their views on how risk management might evolve

A passionate ambassador for risk management

Socrates Coudounaris, executive director of risk (EMEA) at RGA, tells Ronan McCaughey how his risk team helps deliver the reinsurer’s strategy and what role innovation will play in the life re/insurance sector

Solvency II's biggest unintended consequences

In part two of a Q&A to accompany the launch of his book on Solvency II, Karel Van Hulle discusses the impact of the directive, and how the insurance sector should prepare for sustainability, Brexit and new technologies

Liquidity risk management for life insurers

Managing liquidity requires a different approach from managing capital and must often be considered over different, typically much shorter, time periods – as consultants at Milliman explain