People moves: Hiscox, Pool Re, IGI, Federal Reserve Board

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest risk-related people moves in the insurance industry


Data overhaul needed to cope with climate and cyber risks

Panellists at CII event warn against relying on historical data


Covid-19 stalls progress on UK pandemic risk pool initiative

A report from the Pandemic Re Steering Group Committee awaits review by the government


Maintaining focus on terrorism risk provides "good PR" for insurers

A strong terrorism focus can show the sector's societal contribution, industry panel hears


UK government ponders liability cap for Pool Re

A liability cap could mean the terrorism reinsurer faces Solvency II rules


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


ABI chair and former MP join UK's pandemic risk pool initiative

Pandemic Re Steering Committee forms six working groups


Guiding Axa through Covid-19

Axa's group chief risk officer Renaud Guidée discusses pandemic insurance pools and Covid-19 business interruption cover with Ronan McCaughey - and argues no other industry has gone so far as insurance to help customers during the crisis


Pool Re warns of Covid-19 conspiracy attacks

Pool Re and Cranfield University's Andrew Silke warned the pandemic has already inspired terrorism plots and attacks


France progresses plan for pandemic insurance pool

Funding options are being explored and it could follow the model of France's public reinsurer CCR