Liberty Specialty Markets Bermuda appoints Snez Tremblay as CRO

Tremblay had previously served as transformation strategy and risk manager


Chinese and Hong Kong insurers act quickly to combat coronavirus

China Life, Taiking Life and PICC amend policies and ease pressure on customers


Europe's health insurers spell out pandemic scenarios and effects

Pandemic risk is large part of their catastrophe risk, though small in overall business context


Helvetia acquires majority stake in Spain's Caser for €780m

The Swiss insurer will issue hybrid bonds and equities to finance the purchase


China's coronavirus outbreak could hit insurers severely

Insurance experts talk to Ronan McCaughey about the mortality, operational and economic losses the deadly virus poses for the re/insurance industry


Aon and Brit back 'climate-friendly' data standard

The initiative aims to help insurers develop products around climate change


New Zealand life insurers face heavy criticism

The insurance regulator highlighted the sector's declining aggregate solvency ratio and high costs


Zurich's Peter Giger: denser regulation is creating more pressure

Peter Giger began his third spell with Zurich last September after taking over as its group chief risk officer (CRO). He talks to Paul Walsh about the regulatory pressures the Swiss insurer is facing, and the differences between his current and previous roles


Bank sale pushes Gjensidige to record profits

Norwegian insurer still "actively scoping" for acquisitions


Scor appoints Chantal Bond as head of actuarial, Apac

Bond was highly commended in last year's InsuranceERM awards