Re/insurers face wider scrutiny from climate activists

Unfriend Coal becomes Insure Our Future to cover all fossil fuels


US insurers face wave of risks in H2

Warning comes from US broker AmWINS, as it says a hard market is here to stay


Is a Pandemic Re the answer in a post-Covid-19 world?

Experts have debated the need for a pandemic insurance risk backstop, what it should cover and how it should be funded. Ronan McCaughey reports from the latest of InsuranceERM's Covid-19 webinar series


Lancashire targets $365m equity capital raise

The company cited opportunities in a hardening market as a driver for the placement


Lemonade announces plans for IPO

Insurtech plans listing on New York Stock Exchange


UK government sets up £10bn trade credit reinsurance scheme

To take part insurers must forgo profits and stop dividends


AIG finalises sale of Fortitude stake

The US insurer received around $2.2bn from the transaction


Online actuarial comedy club to launch

The free event aims to raise money for the Mental Health Foundation


Scor's Denis Kessler takes a 30% pay cut

French reinsurer also halts 2019 dividend plans


Reinsurers braced for pandemic-fuelled mortgage losses

AM Best says mortgage delinquency rates are expected to spike because of Covid-19