Cristobal to cost insurers $150m

Covid-19 makes reconstruction more difficult, KCC said


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


Guy Carpenter secures KCC catastrophe modelling deal

Both parties have agreed a three-year licensing agreement


Bahamas facing $7bn Dorian loss

The Abaco and Grand Bahama islands were the worst hit by hurricane Dorian


Japanese earthquake losses could run into trillions

Karen Clark and Company re-runs 1923 Kanto earthquake in new catastrophe model


Hurricane Barry insured losses could hit $300m

Barry made landfall as a category one hurricane in Louisiana last Saturday but quickly dissipated


North Carolina damage from hurricane Florence hits $17bn

At least 55 people were killed as a result of the storm


Storm Alberto set to hit insurers for near $50m loss

KCC says Alberto is the first named storm in the 2018 hurricane season


US "ring of fire" storm set to hit insurers for $2.5bn

Extreme weather across parts of the US this month leads to claims


Severe convective storms will cost $25bn a year, researchers warn

Figure would outstrip combined cost of hurricanes and earthquakes