Beirut explosion data not granular enough, says Hannover Re

German reinsurer estimates "mid-double digit million euro range" from the event


Covid-19 to accelerate hardening of casualty re/insurance market

Finding the proper capital management strategy will be critical, says Guy Carpenter


Achmea plans distribution to shareholders

The group expects to lose four percentage points from its solvency ratio as a result of first payment


Climate change could be "much worse" than Covid-19

Munich Re's reinsurance CEO says climate change has been under the radar because of the pandemic


Lloyd's solvency slumps as capital add-on introduced

Market expects to pay £5bn in Covid-19-related claims


Date set for FCA BI test case judgement

The verdict will be revealed on 15 September


Scor's Denis Kessler talks up growth prospects after Covid-19

French reinsurer says its pandemic claims are not as bad as anticipated


Negative outlook for reinsurance sector despite hardening market

S&P and Moody's give their assessments


Swiss Re reinsurance chief defends industry's response to Covid-19

Moses Ojeisekhoba stressed the sector had done "a lot of very good things"


Munich Re expects around €200m in Beirut explosion claims

It also anticipates a low triple-digit-million euro amount in claims from recent hurricanes