COMMENT: What will 2020 bring for coal insurance?

Peter Bosshard, coordinator of the Unfriend Coal campaign, comments on the growing withdrawal from coal underwriting


Insurtech weekly: Corvus, Zipari, Ergo, Concirrus, Neodigital, Battleface

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


Australia bushfire insurance damage bill hits A$1bn

General and life insurers finding numerous ways to help policyholders


Admiral bails out of Spanish price comparison JV

Antitrust clearance taking too long


Private equity in Bermuda - who owns which insurer?

PE investment into Bermuda's re/insurance industry continued in 2019


Australian regulator litigates against life insurer over claims handling

TAL Life is targeted by Australian watchdogs after recent Royal Commission


Catalina buys Asia Capital Re to build Asian run-off platform

First Asian deal for Bermudian non-life run-off specialist Catalina


Talanx RoE will be lower under IFRS 17 and 9, CFO warns

Understanding the impact of IFRS 9 and 17 is a key focus for insurers currently. German insurance group Talanx has shed light on the issue by warning its return on equity will be lower under IFRS 9 and 17. Cintia Cheong explains


Axis Capital expecting up to $110m Hagibis hit

The firm’s losses are expected to make up a tiny amount of total industry losses from Hagibis


The dual challenge of implementing IFRS 17 and IFRS 9

Insurers across the world whose accounting practices are based on IFRS principles are busy preparing for the most radical shakeup for a generation. Cintia Cheong explains the basics behind those changes and how the industry is preparing