Mexican flood model launched

Impact Forecasting's tool uses latest regional hazard data


RMS cloud will be AIR-less

Catastrophe modelling firms are promising to shift risk management into a higher gear with the launch of their various platforms and RMS has even thrown open its new service to third-party modellers. AIR Worldwide's Bill Churney explains why his firm won't be joining in


German floods scenario model launched by Impact Forecasting

Based on images from German Aerospace Centre and Perils


Cat model uncertainties addressed by new Impact Forecasting tools

Focus is similar to that of RMS(one) platform


Impact Forecasting adds cat scenario models

Superstorm Sandy, Thai flood, Japanese tsunami and European windstorm now included


Cat modellers set out their platforms

For Eqecat, AIR and RMS, the future is platforms and the promise to give clients more model transparency and control. Open-architecture initiatives such as Oasis are also gearing up. Lorna Davies details the developments


Insured losses for 2012 were 36% higher than average

Sandy and US drought were most costly, says Impact Forecasting


Aon Benfield launches Swiss flood model

Growing desire for transparency in models, says EMEA co-CEO


Aon Benfield launches Thai flood model

Insured losses from last year's floods breached $15bn