Asset risk far greater than underwriting risk, say US CROs

Predictions of $30bn Covid-19 underwriting losses likely to be dwarfed by asset hit


Bond coupon deferrals unlikely to follow dividend scrapping

S&P says cancelling shareholder distributions not a pointer to capital weakness


Covid-19 turns insurance sector outlooks negative - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the views of credit rating agencies for insurance sectors worldwide


S&P bucks trend with stable outlook for US insurers amid Covid-19 - UPDATED

InsuranceERM summarises the impact of the pandemic on insurance sectors worldwide


Gulf insurers face three key risks in 2020

Some firms are likely to raise new capital, consolidate or exit the market, says S&P


Australia and reinsurance: continuing the affair

Australia's insurers make extensive use of reinsurance and reinsurers like to take on the risk - and the relationship looks set to survive the recent catastrophes that have beset the country, as David Walker reports


Coronavirus: Chinese insurers face significant disruption risk

Moody's and S&P examine impact of outbreak on insurers


Hong Kong's PICC P&C predicts net profit jump up to 60%

PICC P&C renews ceding arrangement with PICC Re amid positive outlook for region's reinsurers


Solvency II ratios could tumble by 70pp in 2020 review

S&P analyses Eiopa's proposals in the upcoming review


Australian bushfire mitigation insurers want poses challenge for politicians

Current loss estimates could easily double as fires continue to burn