Swiss health insurer allows cryptocurrency payments

Bitcoin and Ether are first payment methods accepted by Atupri


Third Point Re in $788m takeover of Sirius

The combined company will be called SiriusPoint


Winners of InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2020 unveiled

The 20 awards recognise the very best in insurance risk management serving the Americas


Is a Pandemic Re the answer in a post-Covid-19 world?

Experts have debated the need for a pandemic insurance risk backstop, what it should cover and how it should be funded. Ronan McCaughey reports from the latest of InsuranceERM's Covid-19 webinar series


Generali sends lung ventilators amid Covid-19 emergency

The Italian insurer's €100m fund to fight the virus paid for the equipment


Insurers rally in Covid-19 response

Examples of positive action from US, Bermudian and UK insurers


Climate change ranked as top emerging risk

Cyber and technology ranked second and third in survey of emerging risks


Motor risk transferred in innovative ILS deal

US passenger auto portfolio securitised by Ledger Capital Markets, bought by AlphaCat Managers


Generali hikes stakes in Indian insurance JVs

Deal involves Future Group, a major retailer in India


Speed up 'hard Brexit' plans, EU supervisors tell insurers

Joint committee warns any transitional period “by no means guaranteed”