Munich Re defends coal practice

Firm has no threshold for coal underwriting but assesses all risks


CFOs highlight IFRS 17 threat to traditional reinsurance

Mismatch of recognition will impact profits


Mapfre's Antonio Huertas: there should be one global capital regime

Mapfre's chief executive tells Cintia Cheong about the challenges and risks at the top of the Spanish insurer's agenda, including underinsurance, Solvency II and IFRS 17


Insurers caught in crossfire of Canada's Trans Mountain pipeline

Unfriend Coal has urged insurers to stop backing tar sands projects


Mapfre adds sustainability targets to €1bn credit line

Spanish insurer claims world first.


Zurich reaches fourth in LatAm after QBE purchase

Swiss insurer aims for above 10% return on investment from $410m purchase


Mapfre transfers selected US personal lines business to Liberty Mutual

Transaction makes good on group's goal to expand profitably


Mapfre reveals €300m of capital injections to units in 2017

Almost double the losses from third quarter natcats


The long-term impacts of 2017's natural catastrophes

Following the devastation caused by hurricanes and wildfires last year, Paul Walsh asks the industry what the lessons are for insurers and risk modellers


Mapfre expects $207m losses from recent natcats

Combined ratio jumps and net profit falls 22% in first nine months