Swiss Re pulls plug on ReAssure IPO

The Swiss reinsurer said weak investor demand had led to the IPO suspension


Alison Martin to lead Zurich's EMEA business

Group chief risk officer will fill role vacated by Amanda Blanc


China to account for 20% of premiums globally by 2029

Swiss Re says China will surpass the US as largest insurance market in coming years


ReAssure targets valuation of £3.3bn in IPO

Swiss Re to partially float life unit in a bid to access more capital


AIA hires Jayne Plunkett as group CRO

Russell Higginbotham will succeed Plunkett at Swiss Re


ReAssure schedules IPO for July

Swiss Re to float UK closed-book life insurer in London


Swiss Re to push ahead with ReAssure IPO

Targets trillion-pound opportunities in closed-book life consolidation


NAIC forum: technology, data science and Brexit

The NAIC's international meeting this month proved a lively affair. Beyond the regulatory dissection, participants had a lot to say on issues ranging from technology to Brexit. Sarfraz Thind reports


Re/insurers warned of climate change risks for public health

Swiss Re Institute's annual Sonar report features 15 emerging risk themes


Catastrophes take their toll on Swiss Re P&C results

Australian floods, the Ethiopian Airlines crash and typhoon Jebi led to large P&C losses for Swiss Re