Emerging reinsurance vehicles could mean lower capital requirement

Deloitte outlines tips for setting ‘lean reinsurers’


RenRe takes a $83.9m fourth quarter cat hit

Investment result dragged down by equity losses


Reinsurers' pain laid bare in Willis Re's 2017 industry review

Only four of 34 groups registered improved combined ratios


Reinsurance proves its worth for US disaster agency

Federal disaster agency took out flood reinsurance for first time last year


Insurers reveal impact of Trump tax changes

Lower corporation tax offset by reductions in deferred tax assets


Ren Re reveals $30m Ogden impact

Relates to med mal contracts in casualty and specialty business


Insurers demand action on climate change

Fifteen insurance chiefs call for "urgent action" in letter to the governor of the Bank of England


RenRe's cat reinsurance premiums drop by a third

Soft market tests underwriting discipline


Insurers raise the heat on weather derivatives

Rain or shine, the past year has seen a host of insurers jumping into the weather derivatives markets. Weather risks offer significant synergies with existing business lines and deal flow is on the up. Sarfraz Thind reports


Munich Re acquires RenRe's weather risk unit

RenRe Energy Advisors sold for "mid double-digit million" dollars