Lloyd's syndicates reveal Covid-19 losses

Contingency claims top the list, but the pandemic's damage went much further


Insurers that failed to hike rates face "rude awakening" post-Covid

WR Berkley foresees trouble as claims frequency normalises and severity rockets


Lloyd's sets record straight on its coal policy

Insure Our Future had slammed Lloyd's for not doing enough


Scor and WR Berkley detail latest Covid-19 damage

Scor also reports Beirut explosion claims


Coal campaigners take Carmichael mine fight direct to Lloyds managing agents

Syndicates targeted directly for their stance on the project


Major insurers under pressure to withdraw from Trans Mountain pipeline

Climate activists urge insurers not to renew policies once cover expires in August


WR Berkley warns of looming Covid-19 risk to liability lines

Firm flags expanding reinsurance and reviewing ceding as market firms up


WR Berkley forecasts $145m of Q2 cat losses

Covid-19, civil unrest and severe weather in the US drove losses


WR Berkley announces near 10% rates hardening in Q4

The US non-life re/insurer says the market now offers "meaningful" growth to well-run companies


US casualty reserves: courting disaster?

Rising claims and shrinking reserves in the US casualty business have led to speculation about an impending crisis. Could it really get that bad? Sarfraz Thind investigates