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Ex-Catlin chiefs launch Convex with $1.8bn capital

New A-rated re/insurance venture aims to “challenge status quo”

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AM Best sets out draft criteria for rating insurance innovation

Innovation to play a bigger role in deciding credit rating

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US P&C insurers set to post third straight underwriting loss for 2018

However, AM Best says the industry’s overall risk-adjusted capital position remains extremely solid

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Beazley launches cyber and executive risk division

The combined business lines accounted for about a quarter of premiums in 2018

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Three US insurers sue California utility over Camp wildfire

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E), the Californian utility, plans filing for bankruptcy

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Insurers' ERM shortcomings highlighted

AM Best expects companies operating in emerging markets will demonstrate improvements to ERM

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Second Californian insurer put under review after fires

AM Best cites new insights from managers at California Capital Insurance

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Asbestos and environmental losses fail to slowdown - AM Best

Overall asbestos and environmental losses have hit nearly $150bn

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Rating agencies warn of insurtech bubble

A glut of money has flowed into insurtech start-ups, raising concerns that investors are fuelling a bubble in the sector. The situation has also highlighted the challenge of defining “true” insurtech innovation. US editor Sarfraz Thind reports

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Hurricane Michael: KCC estimates almost $8bn insured loss

Nearly half of insured loss estimated to have occurred in two Florida counties – Bay and Gulf.