Nasdaq ModEx signs CoreLogic to provide US earthquake model

Third US cat model on Nasdaq’s multi-vendor cat platform


US flood insurance: new model, new hope?

The federal flood insurance system has been setting milestones in mismanagement since it was introduced in 1968. Will a new risk model and other guidance improve the situation, and allow private insurers to participate? Sarfraz Thind reports


California wildfire losses could hit $13bn

Over 90 people died in November’s Camp and Woolsey infernos that struck California


RMS maintains edge over AIR Worldwide in Bermuda market

More than 80% of firms report licensing RMS cat models in 2017


Woolsey fire will cost insurers $2.5bn or more, AIR estimates

Firefighting guns-for-hire now expect to battle US blazes all year round


California facing $19bn in wildfire losses

Corelogic estimate covers insured and uninsured losses


Home reconstruction costs from California wildfires could total $18bn

CoreLogic says wildfire events are more likely to cause total loss to structures affected.


Hurricane Michael to cost insurers $6bn-10bn, says AIR Worldwide

Estimates do not include losses paid out by the National Flood Insurance Program


AIR Worldwide warns of likely $4.6bn Florence insured losses

Florence was downgraded to a tropical depression earlier this week but still brought destructive flooding


Insurers facing $2.5bn Florence bill

Tropical depression Florence continues to pose a major flood threat in North Carolina