Allstate expects minimum $660m Q3 hit from job cuts and interest rates

US insurer's restructuring plan will cut around 8% of its workforce


Hawaiian insurers look on as hurricane Douglas approaches

State Farm Group, Heritage Insurance Holdings Group and Tokio Marine are the main writers for homeowners' multi-peril lines


Travelers warns of $114m Q2 Covid-19 losses

Insurer also expects $400m subrogation wildfire-linked recoveries in Q3


Allstate reports $1bn in cat losses for May and April

Figure nearly half of full year 2019 losses, caused by weather in Texas and Midwest


Allstate hit with $632m cat losses

The losses were for six events, plus unfavourable reserve re-estimates


Allstate profits down 57% on investments in Q1

But P&L underwriting income jumps 92% on fewer drivers in pandemic


Whisper it quietly... many UK motor insurers are offering Covid-19 refunds

US motor insurers have caught the headlines with multi-million-dollar rebates to customers. Their UK counterparts seem to be in the slow lane, but under the bonnet they are taking action, as Ronan McCaughey explains


NC Farm Bureau to pay 20% Covid-19 dividend to motor policyholders

US mutual insurer says decision provides $22m in savings for drivers


Insurance Ireland to examine Covid-19 driver refund scheme

The insurance body has been under pressure from Irish politicians to 'do the right thing' by customers


Geico becomes latest US insurer to offer 15% auto premium cut

The firm joins others in providing Covid-19 relief for auto insurance consumers