IT failures top threats to operational resilience for re/insurers

Ways to build operational resilience explained at Insurance Risk & Capital conference


Baloise to snap up non-life book of Athora Belgium

It marks the Swiss group’s second Belgian M&A deal this year


B3i readies blockchain tech for year-end reinsurance renewals

The Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative (B3i) has deployed the latest version of its property catastrophe excess of loss (XoL) reinsurance application. Paul Walsh discusses where the technology sits within the industry and what the future holds


Insurers likely to issue more green bonds

Strong reception and regulatory shifts to boost market, says AM Best


IFRS 17: on the verge of another delay?

Important EU stakeholders are calling for the insurance contracts accounting standard to be delayed once more. Cintia Cheong reports


Generali becomes first EU insurer to issue a green bond

€750m debt issue will fund energy efficiency projects


Zurich commits to insure controversial Trans Mountain pipeline

Activists urge insurers to drop the Canadian oil sands pipeline project


Generali's H1 profits climb

The Italian insurer reported growth across all its businesses


Generali buys two Portuguese companies: Tranquilidade deal confirmed

Deal will affect Generali's Solvency II ratio by 3.5pp


Generali in pole position to acquire Tranquilidade

Italian insurer reported to offer highest bidding for the Portuguese insurer