US insurance deal value hits $4.4bn in Q3

M&A activity remained strong with 132 deals closing in the quarter


Tokio Marine taps into Singapore insurtech programme

The Japanese insurer partners with early US stage investor Plug and Play


Japanese climate risk consortium launched

The group will encourage financial institutions and insurers to invest based partly on climate risks


RenRe to acquire Tokio Millennium Re

Tokio Marine exits reinsurance business to focus on primary lines


Tokio Marine overhauls risk management systems

The Japanese insurance group has upgraded its risk management processes to eliminate manual interventions and deliver an enhanced view of group risk. Christopher Cundy reports


Andreas Kull appointed CRO at Tokio Millennium Re

Akira Higuma will return to Japan as group's global risk management leader


Japan Post and Axa top rankings of world's largest insurers

Latest annual rankings by A M Best are based on assets and on net premiums written