Global natcat average losses doubled to $100bn in last five years

Insurer models have accounted for increase, says Verisk


Fiona becomes first major hurricane of 2022 Atlantic season

Heavy rainfall and life-threatening flash floods are impacting the Dominican Republic


Typhoon Nanmadol insured losses may hit several billions

Extreme rainfall in Japan likely to cause more losses than wind damage


Verisk: insurers must focus on inflation during hurricane season

The US data analytics provider said an increase in cost of materials and labour contributed to unusual market pricing in 2021


Insurers face $4bn property hit from Japanese earthquake

Up to $820m of the losses are attributed to commercial and industrial properties


Verisk pledges insurance focus after D.E. Shaw criticism

The activist investor has called on Verisk to make widespread changes


Activist investor pushes Verisk to ditch non-insurance businesses

D.E. Shaw calls for changes amid "long-term underperformance" of share price


Verisk snaps up Canadian property data vendor Opta

The deal expands the risk management services Verisk can offer insurers in Canada