Australia's general insurers suffer 12% profit fall in H1 2019

KPMG also warns climate change is the new normal for the sector


US eliminates reinsurer collateral for Bermuda, Japan and Switzerland

Three countries given "reciprocal jurisdiction" status


Hong Kong's opportunities to become a risk management hub

Carrie Lam was speaking at the Asian Insurance Forum 2019


Stronger and more frequent hurricanes on the way, warns AIR Worldwide

The catastrophe risk modeller said stronger and more frequent cyclones are likely in the future


Catalina buys Asia Capital Re to build Asian run-off platform

First Asian deal for Bermudian non-life run-off specialist Catalina


Revised mortality table hits life profits in Japan

Moody’s attributes 9% profit fall among majors to 2018 revision


Apra proposes capital framework for health insurers

But Australian watchdog warns sector is still under pressure from demography, pricing


Hong Kong insurers urge delay in IFRS 17 to 2023

Hong Kong Federation of Insurers reveals it wrote to accounting body


Australian hailstorm costs estimate at up to US$130m

Risk Frontiers warns of more to come in summer storms


Apra imposes company-specific capital charges on disability cover

Australian watchdog stepping in fearing underwriters withdrawing