Legacy life books: targeted approaches to de-risking and optimisation

In the second of two articles, Luca Tres reviews how a targeted risk transfer strategy can help life insurers better manage their legacy books - and looks to the future of legacy life de-risking


Legacy life books: a proactive approach

In the first of two articles, Luca Tres discusses the strategies available to life insurers facing the challenges of high capital intensity and low profitability in their life legacy business


Climate and inflation drive pricing at 1/1 reinsurance renewals

Changing view of risk delays renewal processes


European wildfire risk needs loss modelling innovation

Guy Carpenter's Jessica Turner said wildfire risk in Europe is receiving more scrutiny


Insurtech weekly: Guy Carpenter, TigerRisk, Surer

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest fundraisings and partnerships in the world of insurtech


Guy Carpenter launches European wildfire risk score

The tool builds on the existing approach already deployed in the US, according to the broker


RVS 2021: Emerging risks start shifting beyond climate and cyber

Re/insurers at this year's virtual Rendez-Vous de Septembre (RVS) event began to take a more holistic view when discussing emerging risks. Paul Walsh reports


Modelling future climate change risk poses "a real challenge"

Guy Carpenter's Jessica Turner said modelling and regulatory issues presented future difficulties for reinsurers


Early estimates of Ida insured losses exceed $15bn

Allstate warns claims from hurricane will "ramp up significantly" this week


Cat modellers go physical to understand climate threats

Insurers' modelling of natural catastrophes has predominantly relied on historical data, but this approach is becoming unsuitable as the climate changes. Paul Walsh investigates the new techniques being developed