Insured cat losses in 2017 second only to 2011

Record year for wildfire losses, according to Impact Forecasting


Nearly two-thirds of insurers are not fully assessing climate risks

Think tank reveals industry's challenge to mitigate impact of climate change


RMS hires Axis CRO as global head of solutions

Michael Steel to lead European region


Unresolved issues thwart assessment of BCR

Geneva Association highlights timetable and calibration concerns


Geneva Association appoints secretary general

Anna Maria D'Hulster to lead insurance think-tank


View fire in broader risk management perspective

It's as important as flood, quake and other natural hazards, says Geneva Association


BCR "not about imposing Solvency II on the world"

But it will use EU's liability valuation approach, says Julian Adams


G-SII capital standard "should be below Solvency II SCR"

Responses to IAIS draft say 2015 implementation is ambitious


Low interest rates challenge regulators as well as insurers

Current economic policies are creating market distortions that insurers and their regulators should tackle sooner rather than later, says Daniel Hofmann, advisor to the chairman of Zurich Insurance Group