Catastrophe risk modelling: platforms and models update

InsuranceERM's round-up of developments at model vendors and platform providers AIR Worldwide, Impact Forecasting, Oasis LMF, RMS, Guy Carpenter, WTW, JBA, Nasdaq, KCC, ARA, Combus, CoreLogic, ERN and Fathom


Oasis LMF rolls out cat modelling package

The Wave aims to create more openness and interoperability


Florida on alert as storm Gordon approaches

Tropical storm and hurricane warnings are in effect


Aon updates Thai flood model

Includes two scenarios based on 2011 floods


Insured cat losses in 2017 second only to 2011

Record year for wildfire losses, according to Impact Forecasting


Finalists announced for InsuranceERM Awards

See which companies, teams and individuals have made the shortlist for this year's awards for risk and capital management


Simplitium's ModEx platform signs up Impact Forecasting

Impact Forecasting will offer its cat risk models on the ModEx platform


Harvey residential flood loss estimated at up to $9.5bn

CoreLogic estimates 70% of flood damage not covered by insurance


Harvey flood threat moves eastwards to Louisiana

Insured losses expected to reach billions of dollars


Hurricane forecasters converge on above-average Atlantic season predictions

Weak El NiƱo and warmer water are to blame