IAG blows perils budget as bushfires keep devouring Australia

P&C insurers receive nearly 6,000 claims, figures expected to climb significantly


Insurers experience lower catastrophe payouts in 2019

Natcats remain the main driver for insured losses


Swiss Re to adopt IFRS consolidated reporting from 2024

The reinsurer also praised the fact that IFRS 17 will deliver comparability


Phoenix strikes $4.1bn ReAssure deal

The deal represents Phoenix Group’s biggest acquisition to date


People and systems preparation key to operational resilience

Experts at the Insurance Risk & Capital conference share best practice on operational disruption


Swiss Re earns top marks for reducing coal underwriting and investment

European re/insurers highly ranked; US and Asian firms continue to be targeted by environmentalists


Swiss Re remains set on hiving off ReAssure

Insurtech success heralded in annual investor day


Indonesia turns to private sector for catastrophe cover

Insurance purchased for damage to public buildings from natural and man-made disasters


US casualty reserves: courting disaster?

Rising claims and shrinking reserves in the US casualty business have led to speculation about an impending crisis. Could it really get that bad? Sarfraz Thind investigates


Four insurers help Singapore regulator on responsible AI, data analytics

Axa and Ping An are among underwriters developing the framework