2805

Fitch affirms stable outlook for reinsurance sector

Only a $60bn single-loss event would threaten it

2795

Cat bonds will remain niche asset class

Annual volume will be in $5-8bn range, says Fitch

2788

Asia cats prompt reinsurers to re-evaluate risks

Reinsurers are increasing their non-proportional business in the region

2685

Life insurers to take more pensions exposure

DB schemes de-risking and auto-enrolment are the reasons, says Fitch

2679

Reinsurance capital continued to improve in Q2

Pricing pressures moderated, says Guy Carpenter

2663

Reinsurance market not hardening, says Willis Re

Political and economic environment proves challenging at mid-year renewals

2650

Lloyd's forms US reinsurance alliance

ATRA will focus on large reinsurance transactions

2634

Alterra launches another New Point sidecar

Around $210m of capital for New Point V

2559

"Plentiful capacity" at June renewals

Reinsurance sector's capital position $15bn in excess of historical trends, says Guy Carpenter

2558

Reinsurers remain strong, says S&P

But excess capital went down a little in 2011