Cat modelling firms facing renewed pressure on loss estimates

JLT Re urges cat modellers to strengthen authority over post-event loss forecasts


2018 Atlantic hurricane season - the calm after the storm?

Last year's Atlantic hurricane season was one of the most catastrophic in recent memory with insured losses estimated at over $130bn. Now 12 months later and on the first official day of the season, forecasters believe relative calmness awaits. But forecasters are often wrong. Paul Walsh reports.


RMS responds to AIR's attack on hurricane risk modelling

Models should consider the most recent science, cat modelling firm argues


AIR picks fight with RMS over Atlantic hurricane models

Cat modelling quarrel spills into Twitter spat


AIR Worldwide working with RenRe on liability cat modelling

Developing probabilistic model for liability risks


Insurers facing billion dollar Friederike property losses, says Perils

Storm struck large parts of Europe in January causing widespread damage


The long-term impacts of 2017's natural catastrophes

Following the devastation caused by hurricanes and wildfires last year, Paul Walsh asks the industry what the lessons are for insurers and risk modellers


Insurers' Californian fire bill nudges $12bn

Almost all claims being handled in truncated process outlined by commissioner


European insurers facing €2.5bn Friederike bill

Storm Friederike struck large parts of Europe in mid-January


Cloud vendor failure could cost US economy $15bn

Lloyd's and AIR report highlights significant gap in cyber coverage