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Natural disasters dent US P&C net income by one-third

Nine-month results underline need for "better analytics", practitioners argue

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Verisk Analytics strengthens UK presence with $250m acquisition of Sequel

Deal will help Verisk expand global commercial and specialty insurance

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Sourcing data for cyber risk management

Insurers crave data to better write cyber risk policies and understand their risk accumulation, but getting hold of it is a tough assignment. Cintia Cheong reports

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AIR Worldwide acquires liability cat modeller Arium

Acquisition extends AIR's modelling solutions to casualty market

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Verisk acquires Analyze Re

Re/insurance analytics firm becomes part of AIR Worldwide

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AIR releases open source cyber scenario

Deterministic scenario for cloud service disruption

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Verisk Analytics acquires Maplecroft

Buys UK-based firm for £20.25m

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Cat modellers set out their platforms

For Eqecat, AIR and RMS, the future is platforms and the promise to give clients more model transparency and control. Open-architecture initiatives such as Oasis are also gearing up. Lorna Davies details the developments

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Cat bonds raised $5.9bn capital in 2012

Second only to 2007, when $7bn came to market

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P&C insurers' profits rise 72% in Q1 2012

Best combined ratio quarter result since 2007, according to ISO and PCI