Insurers should not be liable when vehicles are used as weapons of terror

Terrorism claims should be handled at national level, says Gen Re


Gen Re hires chief actuary for life & health North America

William Casill joins from Axa Equitable


Insights into an evolving ERM process

Janice Englesbe explains how Gen Re has changed its approach to enterprise risk management following the completion of its first ORSA in 2015


Half of L&H insurers have 'no immediate plans' to use predictive analytics

Still regarded as an innovation despite wide usage outside of the insurance industry


Gen Re actuary to become IFoA president in 2018

Jules Constantinou will replace Marjorie Ngwenya


Solvency II ratios mask real default risk

Gen Re actuary says bigger solvency surplus doesn't mean lower chance of default


Reinsurers renew lobbying efforts to avoid G-Sii designation

A move from quantitative to qualitative indicators of global systemic risk is threatening to make the designation process more opaque for reinsurers. Callum Tanner reports


Nephila licenses AIR's cat modelling platform

Joins Gen Re and others in using Touchstone software


Gen Re licenses AIR's cat models and platform

Chaucer to use RMS SCS models


US regulators increase transparency for designation of systemic insurers

Reforms enable AIG, Prudential and MetLife to engage in annual re-evaluations of Sifi status