Apac reinsurers push for more underwriting risk in new lines

Next April's renewals could be "tough" for Japan's reinsurers, S&P Global Ratings says


Omicron could inject further volatility into life reinsurers' returns, says S&P

Ratings agency foresees possible doubling of cyber reinsurance rates by 2023


Future pandemic risk pools will be shallow, not deep

The concept of an all-encompassing government-backed risk pool to deal with the threat of future pandemics is all but dead. However, public support remains available for smaller schemes, as Paul Walsh reports


Apac reinsurers pricing risk on scenarios with limited history

S&P Global says credit outlook is stable third loss-making year


Skuld flags 10% rate hike at February renewals as capital erodes

Inflation, ratings agencies and choppy investment markets spur action


Life reinsurance "discovered its potential" through Covid, says Scor chief

CEO Laurent Rousseau says cedents must provide more detail on climate risk exposures


No change in reinsurers' reserving despite inflation risk

S&P said inflation remains a hot topic, particularly in the US


China Re issues typhoon-linked ILS in Hong Kong

Regulators are pushing for more from mainland re/insurers


CBIRC urges more cat bond issuance in Hong Kong

Mainland insurers ceding little catastrophe risk as claims costs rise


AIA's new business returns to pre-pandemic levels

Group plans publishing HK RBC ratio in full-year results