Global insured nat cat losses hit $39bn in H1

Aon pointed to the continued impact of climate change on natural disasters


Insurers' hidden risk from reinsurance recaptures: the perspective of UK annuity writers

Mudi Ugono and Brad Ashton discuss the findings from a working party on how a reinsurer default could affect insurer balance sheets - and how the management of this risk could be improved


Aon acquires Tyche actuarial modelling system

Deal comes a year after planned tie-up with US risk analytics firm Qomplx


InsuranceERM UK & Europe 2022 awards: winners revealed

The awards recognise top achievements in risk management in the UK and European insurance sector


Enter the cyber-verse: actuary Jon Laux raps on his new role at CyberCube

The appointment sees the worlds of insurance risk, technology and hip-hop collide


Aon: Insured losses from nat cats hit $130bn in 2021

Losses were 76% above the 21st century average


Cat bond issuance hit a record $12.5bn in 2021

Aon says the figure coincides with the sector's 25th anniversary