Oil and gas: a soaring risk

After coal, the oil and gas sector is lining up to be the next focus of insurer divestment. But can US insurers really afford to chop this all-American sector from their businesses? Sarfraz Thind reports


Cattolica's solvency slumped to just 122% in H1 2020

Board has deemed €6.75 per share offer from Generali fair


Generali announces takeover bid for Cattolica

Generali already owns 24% of its smaller Italian peer


Insurers start mapping out carbon emissions underwriting standards

NZIA and PCAF collaboration aims to help realise net-zero ambitions


Axa to sell Singapore operation to HSBC in $575m deal

French group planned to expand reinsurance in Australasia


Europe's insurance giants unite for Net-Zero Insurance Alliance

Climate campaigners unite in qualified praise for net-zero coalition


Generali tightens coal exclusions in updated climate strategy

The Italian group wants a carbon-neutral investment portfolio by 2050


Not reserving judgement: German life firms pull no punches on ZZR

Most of the contributions to the interest rate reserve were paid by just a few in 2020


Generali swoops on Axa's life and general insurers in Asia

Italian plans consolidating some Malaysian units after planned M&A


Europe's insurers go phishing and cut connections, to bolster security

Generali, Athora and AIG among insurers listing IT measures in SFCRs