South Africa commits $1.4bn to restore solvency at Sasria

State-owned political violence insurer suffered enormous losses in last year's riots


Swiss Re digital expert questions quantum computing hype

Pravina Ladva said Swiss Re's philosophy is that any technology has to serve a business purpose


Allianz pleads guilty to criminal charges in Australia

Charges related to statements in online travel policy sales


South Korean insurers given capital relief in bumpy investment markets

Paper bond losses trigger solvency re-think by regulator


Coal business resorts to "haphazard coalition" of insurers as giants retract

Financiers and governments at risk if they accept inexperienced underwriters, says Insure Our Future


CBIRC gives insurers one year to implement green guidelines

Insurers should rewrite contracts to encourage ESG improvements among customers, rules say


WTW updates Climate Diagnostic risk tool

The provider says the change comes after an increase in TCFD reporting


Peak Re issues $150m Japan typhoon ILS in Hong Kong

Reinsurer doubled initial issuance volume amid demand


Australian Q1 flood costs hit A$4.3bn

IAG's Mark Leplastrier warns climate change's effects are "impacting communities now"