Fairfax posts huge net losses despite underwriting improvement

Canadian group posts $1.3bn net losses in Q1


The reinsurance business: time to bounce back?

Reinsurance pricing has improved but analysts believe headwinds remain. Ahead of the Rendez-Vous de Septembre in Monte Carlo, Cintia Cheong compares the views of credit rating agencies on the global market outlook


Fairfax boosts profits following lower cat losses

Earnings up on strong underwriting, but investment results drag


Fairfax CRO expands role into operations

Peter Clarke will become chief operating officer in addition to his current duties


Global reinsurance capital dips 2% in Q3 2018

Aon outlook says excess reinsurance capacity continues to exist


Sompo expands risks and skills by buying US specialist Lexon

Japanese M&A underscores Fitch's recent prediction of foreign deals in 2018


Mitsui Sumitomo drives Asian expansion by buying Singapore rival

Japanese firm also suggests further growth elsewhere through global partnership with Fairfax


Fairfax to take over Allied World for $4.9bn

Allied World managers' roles unchanged


Fairfax to acquire Brit Insurance for £1.22bn

Latest in series of major M&A deals


Insurers scrap Solvency II teams

Direct Line, L&G and Brit Insurance no longer have departments dedicated to the directive