Dragi-Eberhard windstorm loss estimate hits €740m

The storm caused heavy damage across Europe


Notre-Dame fire: governments urged to engage more closely with insurers

Jad Ariss, secretary general of the Geneva Association, made the comments


UK's PRA publishes clear expectations for insurers on climate risk

The PRA expects insurers to understand the financial risks from climate change


Moody's acquires major stake in ESG data company

Rating agency has ambition to create global standard for environmental, social and governance assessments


French regulator highlights insurers' climate risk weaknesses

The ACPR wants “true, forward-looking analysis”, among various improvements


Bank of England director highlights climate threat to equity-release mortgages

David Rule says increased flooding and subsidence could devalue properties


Secondary perils to drive evermore nat cat losses

Swiss Re Institute says cat loss experience of 2017 and 2018 is a wake-up call for insurers


TSR predicts slightly below-norm Atlantic hurricane activity

The forecast broadly concurs with last week’s prediction from Colorado State University


CSU forecasts below average hurricane season

Chances of a major hurricane hitting the US coast are predicted as slightly less than average


Climate change now top risk for insurers

Financial volatility also re-enters top five emerging risks