Another natcat-strewn third quarter dents Swiss Re profits

Non-life industry at “inflection point”, chief executive says


Resolution Life to acquire AMP's Australia and NZ life business

AMP’s New Zealand wealth management business to be divested by IPO


UK updates genetic testing code

Sixth iteration of the long-standing agreement on use of genetic testing in insurance


Swiss Re and RenRe predict Q3 nat cat losses

Losses mainly came from typhoon Jebi and hurricane Florence


US flood insurance: bridging the political chasm

Hurricanes Michael and Florence have again drawn attention to the issue of underinsurance of flood risk in the US. The industry says regulators are stymieing the market, and reforms are stuck in a political logjam. InsuranceERM's US editor Sarfraz Thind reports


Property loss tech platform launched

Willis Towers Watson allows multiple perils to be modelled in a single online system


Swiss Re assigns 30% likelihood of global trade war

Marine and credit lines would be worst affected in trade war scenario


Rating agencies split in outlook on reinsurers

Fitch and Moody’s have “stable” outlook, while A.M. Best’s is “negative”


Guardian Financial Services brand revived with aim to reinvent UK protection insurance

Punter Southall and Leadenhall Capital Partners back new distributor with £180m of investment


Hannover Re announces new chief executive

German insurer takes senior executive from Swiss rival