#MeToo threatens loss creep for insurers

D&O liability insurers face complex and systemic losses, AM Best says


Woolsey fire will cost insurers $2.5bn or more, AIR estimates

Firefighting guns-for-hire now expect to battle US blazes all year round


California fires to "severely test" risk tolerances

A.M. Best warns forest fires will hit profits and cause re-evaluation of underwriting


Moody's affirms Brexit readiness, transitional deal or not

Rating agency ready for UK authorisation under new regime


Rating agencies split in outlook on reinsurers

Fitch and Moody’s have “stable” outlook, while A.M. Best’s is “negative”


Californian commissioner warns over fire insurance risk

California is not at a crisis point yet in terms of the availability of insurance to citizens burnt out in last year's fires, but the trends are not good, Dave Jones the state's insurance commissioner says. David Walker reports


Downgrades jump in US non-life industry

Effects of 2017 natcats not done with yet


AIR Worldwide updates wildfire modelling

Wildfires are devastating areas of California again


IFRS 17 is complex but necessary – A.M. Best

The new accounting standard will increase volatility in insurers’ results


Jordanian regulations likely to toughen up

Central Bank of Jordan set to become insurance regulator