483

SCOR launches €75m Atlas VI cat bond

It replaces Atlas Reinsurance III issue

482

Atlantic will see above-average 2010 hurricane activity

Colorado State University issues its initial forecast

481

Risk management should be "embedded but independent"

Live by your risk tolerance, Raj Singh tells Swiss Re conference

480

PERILS is set to become industry benchmark, says CEO

The firm has a clear, predefined schedule for reporting event losses

477

PERILS needs to prove its accuracy, says ILS specialist

But there is a gap in the European market that can be exploited

475

Watson Wyatt to sell off VIPitech

This will allow EC clearance of Towers Perrin/WW merger

474

PERILS launches storm-loss index service

Over 50 insurers have provided data

473

Swiss Re completes another $150m of Successor notes

They give protection for hurricane, windstorm and earthquake risk

471

Catastrophe losses will resume growth

Don't be misled by the calm hurricane season this year, says Swiss Re