New risks and rising claims hampering US cyber profitability

AM Best noted growth in this market had slowed significantly since 2017


AM Best cuts outlook on Swiss Re credit rating to negative

Swiss re/insurer's non-life underwriting losses in casualty were cited


AM Best puts StarStone under negative review

The move follows a $610m capital injection into StarStone's US operations


US P&C sees 21.3% increase in Q1 underwriting income

Covid-19 losses are more likely to show later this year, says AM Best


Reinsurers braced for pandemic-fuelled mortgage losses

AM Best says mortgage delinquency rates are expected to spike because of Covid-19


US business interruption legislation could wipe out half of insurers' capital

Lawmakers in seven US states have filed bills requiring retroactive BI coverage


Physical loss damage key to Covid-19 business interruption lawsuits

US cases against insurers focused on central BI coverage issue


Covid-19 turns insurance sector outlooks negative - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the views of credit rating agencies for insurance sectors worldwide


S&P bucks trend with stable outlook for US insurers amid Covid-19 - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the impact of the pandemic on insurance sectors worldwide


US insurers in Covid-19 coverage crisis

Insurers are being asked critical questions about their role in protecting consumers from the coronavirus pandemic. Despite calls from on high, the industry says it will not cover business-interruption and workers compensation losses. As the crisis deepens, industry bodies say such demands could threaten the stability of the sector. Sarfraz Thind reports