Guy Carpenter updates reserve risk and capital modelling tools

Enhanced automation for MetaRisk Reserve; improvements to MetaRisk run-times


AM Best review pushes insurers to raise modelling game

Firms gauge risk profiles and capital adequacy metrics at higher confidence levels


Pool Re to develop CBRN terrorism model for the UK

Partners with Cranfield University and Guy Carpenter


Lack of data 'a huge inhibitor' to UK cyber market

ABI calls for non-profit anonymised loss database to help price risks


Guy Carpenter and Symantec to build cyber aggregation model

Strategic alliance formed to help re/insurers better understand correlated cyber risks


Flood Re gets regulator's seal of approval

Scheme will be in effect from 1 April, going live on 4 April


Reinsurance buying evolves as Solvency II kicks off

The arrival of Solvency II has not dominated the 1 January reinsurance renewals, but it is having a fundamental effect on buying strategies, according to brokers. Christopher Cundy reports


Solvency II spreads its tentacles

Solvency II took longer than expected to be implemented in Europe, but what effect has that had on other risk-based capital initiatives across the globe? Asa Gibson reports


Guy Carp estimates Tianjin loss at up to $3.3bn

Set to become one of Asia's largest man-made losses


Guy Carpenter expands European hail model

Final model covers twelve countries on the continent