Reinsurance pricing continues to slide

Record capacity and benign loss experience mean no respite


Mitigating the cycle

While there have been significant advances in quantifying the uncertainty pertaining to 'dark matter' risks such as casualty catastrophe or cyber, says Victoria Jenkins, it is worth considering how they may manifest themselves in the future and what can be done about them now


Risk of Asian flood losses widespread says Guy Carpenter

Population concentration in flood-prone areas increasing risk


Business interruption market should look to parametric triggers

Wide gaps still exist for European cat risks


Guy Carpenter flags up critical emerging risks

Highlights cyber-attacks, terrorism and new compensation structures


Guy Carpenter unveils European hail model

Uses data from lightning detection system


Validation and adjustment of assumptions in catastrophe models

With the industry no closer to standardised benchmarks, companies will need to compare their own data and analysis with available commercial offerings to ascertain reasonable model uncertainty, argues Guillermo Franco


Guy Carpenter upgrades modelling software

MetaRisk 7.3 supports direct links to AIR Touchstone


Reinsurance pricing continues to slide says Guy Carpenter

Surplus capacity and alternative capital are key drivers