2999

Reinsurers back on track after 2011 cats

But Guy Carpenter's report was published before hurricane Sandy

2874

Rational debate on climate change needed, says Swiss Re

Investment in renewable energy and other mitigation measures crucial in face of extreme weather losses

2826

Reinsurer insolvencies equal less than 1% of global reinsurer capital

Aon Benfield credit risk report confirms stability of reinsurance industry

2825

Reinsurers give thoughts on renewals for Monte Carlo meeting

Slight price rises seen as tough market conditions continue

2812

Reinsurers' earnings break even in 2011

Most produced underwriting loss but capital remained flat, says A M Best

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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

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Reinsurance capital continued to improve in Q2

Pricing pressures moderated, says Guy Carpenter