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


Insured losses from Dudley and Eunice could hit €5bn

RMS describes Eunice as the costliest European windstorm since Kyrill


US P&C insurers hit for $5.6bn underwriting loss

Non-catastrophe losses returned to pre-pandemic levels in the first nine months of 2021


Insurtech weekly: Gaia, Seyna, CCC, Safekeep, FloodFlash, Verisk, AIA

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest fundraisings and partnerships in the world of insurtech


InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2021: Winners in full

The 20 awards recognise the very best in insurance risk management serving the Americas


COMMENT: From greenwashing to green thinking

Catastrophe reinsurance and ILS are being pitched as ESG investment opportunities, but not everything is as green as it seems. While the data needed to make a judgement is scant, the industry can make progress, argues Tom Johansmeyer


Cyber loss ratios - and premiums - soar

Ransomware attacks are singled out as the market's biggest challenge


Civil unrest risk transfer market hampered by lack of credible modelling

US insurers showing increased interest since pandemic, but few options as of now, says Verisk