3238

Skilled people leaving banking for insurance

Optimism and profitability also up for UK life and general insurance, PwC and CBI survey finds

3227

Generali targets solid capital for 2015

Part of CEO's "revolution" for insurer

3186

US P/C insurers enjoy soaring profits

Industry is in good shape to pay claims from Sandy, say ISO and PCI

3084

Swiss Re estimates Sandy bill at $900m

Overall market losses expected to be $20bn-25bn

3081

RMS profit margin rises to 34%

Subscription revenues continue to grow, says owner DMGT

3069

ING given more time for insurance disposals

Up to five years extra allowed by Dutch government and EC

3057

Sandy to have muted impact on cat bond market

But some bonds at risk if losses increase beyond current estimates, says Willis

3048

Prudential's London HQ conditional on Solvency II

But insurer has "special connection" to city, says CEO

3038

Swiss Re increases risk in investment portfolio

But remains conservative compared to peers, says CFO

3033

Munich Re expects "mid three-digit million" Sandy loss

But €3bn profit forecast for 2012