US casualty reserves: courting disaster?

Rising claims and shrinking reserves in the US casualty business have led to speculation about an impending crisis. Could it really get that bad? Sarfraz Thind investigates


Hiscox sets aside $165m for Dorian, Faxai and Hagibis

The insurer’s premiums rose in almost all business segments


Insurtech roundup: Hiscox, Ride Vision, PartnerRe, Sensely, Zov Solutions

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


Beazley records 12% premium growth

Growth in premiums was set against a rise in claims, driving the combined ratio to 100%


Hiscox warns of continued cat loss creep from Jebi and Michael

Hiscox expects to deliver a profit of between $150-170m for the first half of this year


Lloyd's unveils product innovation facility

The facility will trial new types of insurance for complex and non-standard risks


Libor transition risks facing insurers highlighted

Prudential’s SFCR reveals liquidity risk after Libor is discontinued


Hiscox boosts premiums in Q1

The specialist insurer continues to pull back from US private company D&O


Lloyd's targets efficiency and innovation in transformation plan

John Neal said initiatives could become operational in early 2020


Syndicates hail results of Lloyd's 'Decile 10' process

Power back in underwriters’ hands for “first time in several years,” says one syndicate