Climate change could cause UK flood losses to rise by 30%

JBA Risk Management makes projection using new model


High-res flood data is cat modelling's third disruptive wave - Muir-Wood

After the ‘Class of 93’ and the cat bond revolution, the ability to calculate building-level flood risk costs is causing a re-evaluation of flood insurance


Insurers' vision for ERM remains far off

But use of risk appetite is now widespread, says WTW


Australian income protection providers warned of extinction

Watchdog warns of more capital requirements if action inadequate


Munich Re defends coal practice

Firm has no threshold for coal underwriting but assesses all risks


Finding a role for insurance in a technology-driven economy

In the second article in his series on intangible asset risk, Tim Freestone explores why the growth in intellectual property and patent risks has not been matched by a corresponding growth in insurance


CFOs highlight IFRS 17 threat to traditional reinsurance

Mismatch of recognition will impact profits


Ageas gets green light for Belgian reinsurance mixer

The unit will focus on non-life lines of business


'New normal' emerging in property catastrophe renewals- Willis Re

Reinsurers have taken steps in anticipation of a changing market environment


Hong Kong reinsurers to gain preferential treatment from China

Lower capital charges to be awarded to Chinese insurers ceding business to Hong Kong reinsurers