Beazley: we won't be excluding ransomware claims

Chief executive Adrian Cox responds to growing questions around cyber extortion payouts


"We should not complain" says Allianz after paying €40m for state reinsurance

Many predicted "carnage" of bankruptcies in 2020, says Giulio Terzariol


Munich Re's Q1 profit soars after reduced Covid-19 impact

But CFO Christoph Jurecka warns of further uncertainties from the pandemic


Swiss Re is hit with $643m of Covid-19 losses in Q1

But group returns to profit this quarter with strong performance from its P&C business


Lancashire's premiums soar by 46% in Q1

Gross written premiums totalled $354.8m largely due to growth in its property and casualty reinsurance segment


Global insured losses nearly 40% above average in Q1

February's US polar vortex drove the losses, according to Jefferies


Lloyd's syndicates reveal cuts and exits to insurance lines

John Neal justifies Decile 10 winnowing after unusual year


Lloyd's syndicates reveal Covid-19 losses

Contingency claims top the list, but the pandemic's damage went much further


Lloyd's syndicates find silver linings in Covid-19 cloud

"Not all doom and gloom," says Munich Re syndicate