Zurich reports best H1 results in a decade

The insurer says its strong results show its post-2016 strategy is working


Portuguese insurers fined €54m over cartel arrangement

Insurers manipulated pricing for large corporate clients, says competition authority


Insurers push for dual-rate approach to Ogden

The change in the Ogden rate prompted surprise and disappointment from insurers. Their hopes for a fairer settlement are now pinned on the next round of reforms, as Christopher Cundy and Paul Walsh report


Alison Martin to lead Zurich's EMEA business

Group chief risk officer will fill role vacated by Amanda Blanc


Zurich signs UN business pledge to limit global temperature rise

Insurer to go 100% renewable by 2022 and expands fossil fuel policy


UK insurers to participate in climate stress tests in 2021

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has set deadline for UK financial institutions


Just hires CFO from LV=

Andy Parsons will start new role in January 2020


Actuaries warned of "catastrophic" consequences of poor risk communication

Paul Embrechts says scientists paid the price downplaying L'Aquila earthquake


Zurich wraps up acquisition of ANZ life business

Deal for OnePath Life is part of three-year strategy to improve business mix


Irish insurance market strongly exposed to foreign risks

Insurance Risk Data reveals extent of Ireland’s insurance risk exposure to Italy and the UK