Storm surge and pandemic evacuation threatens 7.4m US homes

CoreLogic estimates $1.8trn reconstruction costs for at-risk homes


Rothesay Life investors to inject £500m to fund growing business - UPDATED

Eyes £10bn of bulk annuity business this year


In the Spotlight: Gefion Insurance

The Danish motor insurer is latest to require remedial action by regulator Finanstilsynet after deficiencies were identified in its capital and risk management practices. David Walker reports


Six EEA insurers report sub-100% solvency ratios

Analysis by Insurance Risk Data shows UK, Czech, Irish, Cypriot and Danish firms fail requirements


California warned of further earthquakes after Ridgecrest

Lucy Jones said regions of southern California should expect more significant earthquakes


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


AGCS opens India reinsurance branch

The corporate and speciality insurer wants to be part of India becoming a reinsurance hub


India sets out its vision as a reinsurance hub

Regulator states goal despite unprofitability of many foreign players


India's GIC Re keeps first right of refusal on contracts

However, European reinsurers also stand to benefit from IRDAI revised regulations.