Australian insurers' bushfire bill hits A$2.3bn

Fire was large part of A$5.3bn natcat insured damage last summer


User guide to climate-related financial disclosures launched

Collaboration between IFoA and the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment


California launches database to spur green insurance products

Commissioner Ricardo Lara encourages regulators to speak to consumers on green products


Major storms drive 10-fold rise in claims for Flood Re

Flood Re has also highlighted the global challenge of climate change


CNP Assurances plans to exit thermal coal by 2030 in EU

French insurer will fully divest from coal by 2040


Perils puts Australian bushfire insured losses at A$1.9bn

The losses cover the seven-day peak period from 30 December to 5 January


PRA sets deadline for UK firms to embed climate risk management

Sam Woods called for "fully embedded" approaches to managing climate-related financial risks


The insurance industry's climate change leaders

Christopher Cundy introduces InsuranceERM's list of the people leading and shaping the insurance sector's response to climate change


Tropical cyclone numbers in East Asia predicted to be near normal

However, Guy Carpenter has predicted above normal numbers for the Philippines


Climate Financial Risk Forum unveils industry guidance

The Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority co-chair the forum