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PwC partner joins Towers Watson

Frédéric Traimond to lead RCS division in southwest Europe

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Fry joins Novae as CFO

Former Guy Carpenter COO takes over from Oliver Corbett

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Reinsurers likely to take hit on Sandy, says SNL

Superstorm will be largest cat event ever for Tower Group

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Reinsurance capital remains strong despite 3% drop

Down to $455bn because of heavy cat losses, says Aon Benfield

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Flagstone sells Lloyd's operations

And agrees a deal to sell Island Heritage Caribbean

2289

Insurers report profits despite heavy cat claims

Allianz hits its profit targets

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Catlin sees 83% profit tumble from nat cats

Insurer losses mount after year of unprecedented hits

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Understanding loss creep

Many re/insurance companies have increased their original loss estimates for this year's catastrophes in Japan and New Zealand - some dramatically. Helen Yates looks at the difficulties of gauging the size of earthquake claims and asks how damaging "loss creep" can be.

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Don't get your post-event loss estimates wrong

Or your share price will take a hit, warns Peignet