Beazley spearheads blockchain registry for crisis situations

Distributed ledger technology to be deployed on active shooter policies


Reinsurers' pain laid bare in Willis Re's 2017 industry review

Only four of 34 groups registered improved combined ratios


Lloyd's syndicates detail extent of natcat losses

Annual accounts from Lloyd's syndicates show a leap in combined ratios and losses following 2017's natural catastrophes. David Walker analyses the figures


Beazley CEO to chair influential trade body

Andrew Horton became Beazley's CEO in September 2008


Fema gives reinsurers 6 April deadline for cat bond partnership

US emergency agency likely to seek $1bn or more of cover


Axis, Beazley reveal deferred tax asset hits

More than $1bn of DTA losses across the industry so far


More UK insurers sign up to gender diversity at top levels

Industry remains biased, despite benefits of having women as leaders


Insurers struggle to interpret GDPR

The upcoming EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to all companies with personal records, but there are certain aspects insurers are finding particularly difficult. Cintia Cheong reports


Insurers need to dig deep to predict clients' vulnerability to WannaCry attack

Claims expected from business interruption, not ransom payments


Beazley's required capital grew 11% in 2016

Cyber risk one of biggest growth areas