4742

Liberty Mutual issues bond to pay Berkshire bill

Funds of $750m will help meet $3bn premium

4734

Liberty Mutual agrees $6.5bn cover with Berkshire

Asbestos deal will strengthen financial position

4428

Gen Re's Tad Montross: why we need Solvency III

Solvency II has focused too much on modelling and should be revisited, says Gen Re CEO Tad Montross. He tells Sarfraz Thind about "model mania", risk culture and how to run a reinsurer in a chronically soft market

4340

Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway would clean-up following major cat

Climate change not influencing cat risk calculations – yet

4328

RSA's £775m rights issue at core of capital recovery plan

Investments sold and disposals planned as 2013 results disappoint

3870

Investments dent Lloyd's results

John Nelson notes growing pressure on premium rates

3744

Underwriting profits double at Berkshire Hathaway

US re/insurance giant loses $189m from European floods

3555

Re/insurers struggle to raise investment income

Underwriting performance drives improvement in first quarter results

3457

Swiss Re to gain $100m after settling Berkshire Hathaway dispute

Will receive $610m from Buffett's company

3289

Berkshire and Cigna agree $2bn reinsurance deal

Covers risks in two businesses Cigna has exited