Insurers urged to 'think the unthinkable' post-Covid-19

Experts at the Insurance Risk & Capital EMEA virtual conference reflect on the lessons insurers have learnt from the Covid-19 pandemic. Ronan McCaughey explains


Insurance Risk & Capital EMEA conference starts today

Virtual event covers enterprise risk management, climate risk and operational resilience


COMMENT: Never say never again

Ronan McCaughey reflects on 2020 and what action points insurers can take from the year


S&P Global predicts up to 30% annual cyber premium expansion

Beazley was cited as one insurer finding it profitable to underwrite at Lloyd's


Beazley slips to H1 loss, declares no interim dividend

Covid-19 related losses amount to $170m


Beazley warns of ransomware attack spike

The specialist insurer said the Covid-19 pandemic contributed to the rise in attacks


Beazley raises $300m to exploit rising rates

Equity placement will also strengthen balance sheet against Covid-19 uncertainty


Beazley puts Covid-19 bill so far at $170m

The insurer has drawn on a $225m letter of credit facility


Beazley's profits skyrocket despite claims surge

The specialist re/insurer's investment returns salvage 2019 results


COMMENT: What will 2020 bring for coal insurance?

Peter Bosshard, coordinator of the Unfriend Coal campaign, comments on the growing withdrawal from coal underwriting