The 2022 Atlantic hurricane season: average activity but a hefty price tag

Insurers should expect more severe hurricanes, according to cat risk modellers


Swiss Re urges insurers to re-evaluate hailstorm risk

The reinsurer says hail damage in France this year set new benchmarks


RMS estimates sub-$2bn insured loss from hurricane Nicole

Cat modeller's best estimate for private market losses is $1.6bn


Florida on hurricane watch with focus on subtropical storm Nicole

Many Floridians are still enduring the aftermath of hurricane Ian


RMS leads estimates for hurricane Ian insured losses

Risk modeller says private market losses will range between $53bn and $74bn


Robert Muir-Wood: we need a more scientific approach to climate and catastrophes

RMS's chief research officer says insurers must look more broadly at the risk horizon


Hurricane Andrew losses in 2022 would exceed $70bn in Florida

The severity of claims from the 1992 hurricane drove several insurers into insolvency


Heat hazards 'are a burning insurance issue' says RMS

Robert Muir-Wood pinpointed drought heat and humid heat as two separate perils