The Hartford promotes corporate treasurer to CRO

Robert Paiano to replace Robert Rupp


The Hartford limits asbestos losses with $1.5bn reinsurance deal

Contract with Berkshire Hathaway costs $650m


Willis Re's Pete Thomas: focusing on the big picture

Proliferating risks make new demands of managers, says Pete Thomas, CRO of Willis Re; hence his belief in the importance of risk inventories as a guide to the complete range of exposures. With the right ERM approach, risk can be seen as an opportunity, he tells Sarfraz Thind.


Chubb raises $415m from latest cat bond

Investor demand sees deal value double in size


Will the cat bond market live up to expectations in 2011?

Two cat bonds have come to market in recent weeks, but the litmus test will be activity in the second quarter.