WTW appoints life consulting leader

Matthew Ford joins from Prudential UK and Europe


Cyber risk: cat modelling's biggest challenge yet

Cyber risk is growing, unavoidable and ripe for insurance solutions. But can the industry really get to grips with such a rapidly evolving risk? Christopher Cundy reports


The realities of Brexit for UK insurers

Market volatility should erode capital ratios, the possible loss of passporting rights may force restructuring and relocation – and regulation could well be tightened. Hugo Coelho reports


Hamilton Underwriting appoints CRO and chief actuary

Alex Baker joins from Chubb Managing Agent to take on both roles


NAIC meeting roundup: PBR in the pocket, cyber in a mess

State insurance commissioners have taken stock of their efforts to steal a march on federal authorities during their spring get together in New Orleans. Hugo Coelho reports


PwC appoints Montalvo

Former executive director of Eiopa joins consultancy's global insurance regulatory practice


Breaking down blockchain

Talk about blockchain is reaching fever pitch in financial circles and applications for insurers are beginning to emerge. But confusion is rife and is clouding innovation, as Asa Gibson reports


Over-regulation and market entrants remain top threats to growth

L&G CEO warns firms to 'step up' before new players step in


Catastrophe models and Solvency II - lessons learnt and challenges for the future

Marta Abramska recounts how the EU regulation changed the cat modelling community and warns insurers to watch out for an explosion in bureaucracy


LV= and Swiss Re join UK insurtech initiative

Startupbootcamp InsurTech is backing 10 start-ups