Former WTW climate head joins Canopius as sustainability chief

Adhiraj Maitra previously held roles at Lloyd's of London


Insurance Risk & Capital Americas conference starts today

The in-person conference is being held at etc.venues in New York.


Fidelis extends sustainable underwriting rules

"We don't have all the answers, but we need to start taking action," says Bermudian re/insurer


US Senators grill regulators over private equity ownership and climate

This month's US Senate Banking Committee hearing on insurance shone a light on where politicians have the biggest concerns about the sector. Sarfraz Thind reports


Insurer coal exclusions to be tested by energy crisis, broker warns

Coal power industry is suffering capacity withdrawal and higher rates, WTW says


Increasing climate costs prompting higher premiums, says DBRS Morningstar

The rating agency reminded insurers to look at the full picture of climate risk


Align "inside-out" climate strategy with "outside-in", insurers told

Geneva Association report sets out steps to frame climate risk assessment


Robert Muir-Wood: we need a more scientific approach to climate and catastrophes

RMS's chief research officer says insurers must look more broadly at the risk horizon


Climate and inflation threats spark response from technology vendors

Risk modelling and management teams are being pushed to improve how they deal with climate and inflation risk - and software vendors are responding, as Ronan McCaughey explains


Munich Re calls for more clarity on sustainable underwriting standards

At RVS 2022, Torsten Jeworrek said lack of standards was proving to be a concern