Convex raises $500m of fresh capital from Sixth Street

Injection from Sixth Street takes total raised since launch beyond $3bn


Take a helicopter view on risks in an interconnected world

Experts discuss how the pandemic is affecting insurers' scenario planning


News in brief: GFIA president, Aon adding climate to cat models, and more

Reinsurers' Covid-19 losses begin to fade


COMMENT: Risk modelling goes viral

Paul Walsh highlights one of the long-term strategy changes that has arisen from Covid-19


Aon works with Athenium to enhance thunderstorm modelling

Collaboration aims at helping insurers with pricing, underwriting and reinsurance decisions


Pandemic risk pools should be quick fixes, not all-encompassing

Industry experts at Iftrip event said pandemic risk is too complex and costly to be addressed wholesale


Climate change blamed for nat cats doubling since 2000

UN reports the worsening floods and storms over the last 20 years


Re/insurers facing sixth consecutive year of major US wildfire losses

Multi-billion dollar payouts expected, says Aon


Lloyd's chief says Covid-19 is a "wake-up call" for insurers

John Neal says the current reputation of insurers is similar to banks during the financial crisis


Insurtech weekly: Aon, Root, Symbo, Fedo, Integrity Life, Mapfre, Markel, Concirrus, Buckle, Bold Penguin, RiskGenius, +Simple

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech