Major event losses dent Hannover Re's 2019 performance

Natural catastrophe losses and Thomas Cook's insolvency hit the German reinsurer


Group-wide contributions help NN lift operating profits 10%

Only domestic life business disappoints Dutch insurance and asset management group


Australia and reinsurance: continuing the affair

Australia's insurers make extensive use of reinsurance and reinsurers like to take on the risk - and the relationship looks set to survive the recent catastrophes that have beset the country, as David Walker reports


US life insurers with mortality focus face greatest coronavirus threat

Five reinsurers would bear brunt of any potential losses, says Fitch


Penn Mutual promotes CRO to CFO

Dave Raszeja takes over from Sue Deakins


IAG blows perils budget as bushfires keep devouring Australia

P&C insurers receive nearly 6,000 claims, figures expected to climb significantly


Sebastian Rath: industry transformation taking longer to materialise

Insurtech expert and risk officer at NN shares his thoughts on 2019 and prospects for 2020


Scor's Frieder Knüpling to chair CRO Forum in 2020

Allianz's Tom Wilson to take over as vice-chair


Zurich and Hannover Re secure £800m longevity swap

The transaction covers a significant proportion of non-UK overseas lives


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