Cat modelling firms facing renewed pressure on loss estimates

JLT Re urges cat modellers to strengthen authority over post-event loss forecasts


High-res flood data is cat modelling's third disruptive wave - Muir-Wood

After the ‘Class of 93’ and the cat bond revolution, the ability to calculate building-level flood risk costs is causing a re-evaluation of flood insurance


2018 Atlantic hurricane season - the calm after the storm?

Last year's Atlantic hurricane season was one of the most catastrophic in recent memory with insured losses estimated at over $130bn. Now 12 months later and on the first official day of the season, forecasters believe relative calmness awaits. But forecasters are often wrong. Paul Walsh reports.


Cyber risk still a struggle for insurers

Progress in managing cyber risk exposures is continuing, but are insurers doing enough to convince regulators that they understand what they're doing? Paul Walsh reports


RMS responds to AIR's attack on hurricane risk modelling

Models should consider the most recent science, cat modelling firm argues


AIR picks fight with RMS over Atlantic hurricane models

Cat modelling quarrel spills into Twitter spat


RMS unveils high-definition Japanese disaster model

Targeting more detailed representation of earthquake and tsunami risk


Five insurers underwrite 60% of US cyber premiums

RMS survey reveals cyber insurance industry loss ratio


RMS launches probabilistic cyber risk model

The latest development to RMS' cyber risk modelling platform has been unveiled in New York


RMS taps Silicon Valley veteran to replace Shah as CEO

Karen White replaces co-founder Hemant Shah