The reinsurance business: time to bounce back?

Reinsurance pricing has improved but analysts believe headwinds remain. Ahead of the Rendez-Vous de Septembre in Monte Carlo, Cintia Cheong compares the views of credit rating agencies on the global market outlook


PartnerRe buoyed by P&C and investment results in Q2

But the reinsurer's specialty and life segments were hit by underwriting losses


Catastrophe losses take a heavy toll on PartnerRe

US hurricanes and wildfires along with Japanese typhoons drove PartnerRe’s losses in 2018


Abir appoints chair for 2019-20

Axis Capital president and CEO replaces RenRe's Kevin O'Donnell


UK reacts angrily to Eiopa's Brexit preparedness warning - UPDATED

More than 100 UK and Gibraltar companies have no or insufficient contingency plans, says Eiopa


Reinsurers see regulation shifting from "maximum" to "optimum"

Chief executives in Monte Carlo welcome moves from regulators that will encourage growth


Reinsurer accepts lesson from Solvency II mistakes

PartnerRe also voiced its commitment to its private ownership model


PartnerRe fined €1.5m over Solvency II breaches

Irish insurer submitted incorrect information to the Central Bank of Ireland


PIC and PartnerRe strike £725m longevity reinsurance deal

PIC now reinsures roughly three-quarters of its longevity risk


PartnerRe hires CRO and actuarial officer from The Hartford

Turab Hussain will replace Marvin Pestcoe