COMMENT: At last, some progress towards Building Back Better

Insurers have been poor at helping clients mitigate climate risks, so two initiatives announced this week should be applauded, argues Christopher Cundy


Major storms drive 10-fold rise in claims for Flood Re

Flood Re has also highlighted the global challenge of climate change


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


"Exceptional volunteer response" from actuaries in Covid-19 battle

Over 400 actuaries have responded to the call to arms


Actuaries urged to join the UK's fight against Covid-19

Covid-19 actuaries response group issues a call to arms


Climate change could cause UK flood losses to rise by 30%

JBA Risk Management makes projection using new model


Bord named Flood Re's permanent CEO

He was interim chief of UK reinsurance scheme


60 insurers sign up to Flood Re

UK's flood reinsurance scheme broadens market for at-risk homes


Flood Re reveals contrasts in UK insurers' flood modelling

Britain's flood reinsurance programme has exposed insurers' ability to model and manage flood risk, as Flood Re's chief actuary Gary McInally discusses with Christopher Cundy


Andy Bord appointed interim CEO at Flood Re

He replaces Brendan McCafferty