Property catastrophe reinsurance rates up 15-25% after 2018 losses

Reinsurance sector remains resilient, says S&P


S&P calls for greater 'silent cyber' focus

Reinsurers could capitalise on the potential of the cyber-insurance market but must be proactive


Gulf Islamic insurers face consolidation from tighter capital rules

S&P Global Ratings says Saudi Arabian regulator plans to hike capital requirements to SAR 500m


No-deal Brexit risks UK insurers' credit ratings

Growth prospects for life insurance sector stronger than for P&C, says S&P


European insurers have 60% unused Solvency II hybrid capital capacity

S&P Global Ratings ranks European insurers' available hybrid capacity


S&P to reframe ERM criteria in insurance ratings

The rating agency says changes will simplify process and improve transparency


Insurance M&A deal value set to rise by 150% in 2018

Market conditions point to a continued push for insurance deals in the US and Bermuda


Efrag to consider extension to IFRS 17 consultation

Advisory body moots early 2019 as delivery date


Fema gives reinsurers 6 April deadline for cat bond partnership

US emergency agency likely to seek $1bn or more of cover


ASR finds "sweet spot" in markets to issue CoCo debt

Dutch insurer places €300m contingent convertible debt at coupon of 4.625%