The Hartford posts solid Q2 results despite Covid-19 losses

Gains from PG&E settlement and lower claims during pandemic


The Hartford estimates $251m of Covid-19 losses in Q2, mostly from BI

A $213m estimate for BI on indirect physical damage losses


Re/insurers face wider scrutiny from climate activists

Unfriend Coal becomes Insure Our Future to cover all fossil fuels


"Vast majority" of The Hartford's contracts exclude virus, executives say

Company vows to "vigorously defend" attempts to disregard or broaden BI policy conditions


The Hartford reports halving of Q1 income and Covid-19 claims

Investment decline and Navigators losses contribute to drop


The Hartford reports 84% increase in earnings from underwriting boost

Lower cat losses and strong investment income boost Q4 results


COMMENT: What will 2020 bring for coal insurance?

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


The Hartford to restrict coal and tar sands business

Becomes 19th insurer globally to announce a coal investment and underwriting policy


Insurtech weekly: Vouch Insurance; RAC; The Hartford; Openly; MiddleGame Ventures; Nucoro

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


The Hartford ranked top insurer in US most "just" companies

Just Capital reviewed the 1,000 largest US public companies on their contributions to society