Activists to scrutinise Samsung insurers' coal policy after reported divestment

Samsung Life and Samsung Fire & Marine reportedly divest from coal and stop insuring new projects


Conning launches climate risk reporting service for insurers

It combines stochastic economic modelling and climate change scenarios


Biden presidency welcomed by Swiss Re's chief economist

The Swiss reinsurer also raised the possibility of a V-shaped recovery from Covid-19


UK renews focus on climate stress tests, capital and disclosure

Climate risk disclosures to be mandatory for all financial institutions by 2025


WTW's Rowan Douglas: riding the wave of climate risk awareness

The head of Willis Towers Watson's Climate and Resilience Hub has been on a major hiring spree. He talks to Cintia Cheong about how interest in climate risk has surged and why insurers are demanding advice and analytical tools


Leading insurers call for end to thermal coal investment

Net-Zero Asset Owner Alliance urges underwriters to back investment teams


The man mixing Hollywood, insurance and the environment

Terry Tamminen has devoted himself to campaigning for the environment and says insurers have helped. With his star-studded contacts book, he has catalysed huge progress. But there is still so much left to do, he tells Sarfraz Thind


Climate change tops North American emerging risk survey

Pandemic will feature in next year's Joint Risk Management Section survey, says author


Apollo to quit insuring Adani coal mine

Underwriter already turned down additional policy for Australian mine, Reuters reports


Hailstorms trigger Australian summer's first 'catastrophic' event

Trade body estimates A$60m insurance bill as 5,000 claims lodged in Queensland