Covid-19 stalls progress on UK pandemic risk pool initiative

A report from the Pandemic Re Steering Group Committee awaits review by the government


UK's pandemic steering group hits a standstill

Stephen Catlin says government is unable to plan for next pandemic during the current crisis


Convex Group appoints Bermuda and London CEOs

Matt Paskin and Theo Butt will take over as chief executives of Convex Re and Convex Insurance UK respectively


Guiding Axa through Covid-19

Axa's group chief risk officer Renaud Guidée discusses pandemic insurance pools and Covid-19 business interruption cover with Ronan McCaughey - and argues no other industry has gone so far as insurance to help customers during the crisis


Insurers' reputations have been hit during Covid-19, says Stephen Catlin

The well-known figure says there have been some "clumsy remarks" by the industry


France progresses plan for pandemic insurance pool

Funding options are being explored and it could follow the model of France's public reinsurer CCR


Private equity in Bermuda - who owns which insurer?

PE investment into Bermuda's re/insurance industry continued in 2019


Convex granted A- rating but warned of profit delay

The Bermudian speciality insurer and reinsurer only started writing business in May


The technology trends in risk and capital management

As re/insurers look to implement IFRS 17, manage cyber risk and drive modelling efficiencies, software vendors are gearing up to respond. Cloud and process automation solutions also figure highly in this year's InsuranceERM Technology Guide, introduced by Ronan McCaughey


Stephen Catlin and Paul Brand: how we’re going to challenge the status quo

A new re/insurer enters the business at a time when rates are hardening for the first time in years. But what can Convex do differently to the incumbents? Sarfraz Thind talks to the founders to find out