Hannover Re reserves €220m for Covid-19 losses

Otherwise Q1 went "as planned" for reinsurer


Allianz withdraws 2020 profit guidance because of Covid-19

Board is conducting "revised planning" to produce new target


Major event losses dent Hannover Re's 2019 performance

Natural catastrophe losses and Thomas Cook's insolvency hit the German reinsurer


Australia and reinsurance: continuing the affair

Australia's insurers make extensive use of reinsurance and reinsurers like to take on the risk - and the relationship looks set to survive the recent catastrophes that have beset the country, as David Walker reports


IAG blows perils budget as bushfires keep devouring Australia

P&C insurers receive nearly 6,000 claims, figures expected to climb significantly


Zurich and Hannover Re secure £800m longevity swap

The transaction covers a significant proportion of non-UK overseas lives


Talanx reports huge improvement in industrial lines

But low interest rates create headwinds for German group


Hannover Re's growth plans to reduce solvency ratio

Industry is well positioned to deal with climate risk, says CRO


Insurance ERM Americas: Predictive analytics, AI and the risk function

Forget the hype. Insurers see the real promise for predictive analytics and artificial intelligence in helping them sharpen their business priorities and spot risks faster. Ronan McCaughey reports from last month’s Insurance ERM Americas conference.