Covid-19 general insurance losses estimated at $32bn-80bn

Willis Towers Watson examines potential outcomes for US and UK insurers


Swiss Re reports $225m Q1 losses amid Covid-19 crisis

Losses occurred on both sides of the balance sheet


IAG warns "no easy ride" for reinsurers hiking prices at next renewals

Insurer does not foresee repeat of 47% price jumps experienced in 2011/12


Biltir appoints Natasha Scotland Courcy to its board

She has extensive legal experience and will help represent Bermuda's long-term re/insurance sector


Axis makes $235m provision for Q1 coronavirus losses

Warns of additional $65m cat provision and steep falls in investments


Lloyd's chief warns Covid-19 could dwarf major disaster losses

John Neal described the pandemic as the largest insurance challenge ever faced


Reinsurers face $30bn Covid-19 hit to their capital base

Willis Re report details the pandemic's likely impact on the global reinsurance sector


Beazley puts Covid-19 bill so far at $170m

The insurer has drawn on a $225m letter of credit facility


Japan and India deliver for Scor in April renewals

Scor Global P&C posted 7% growth in pricing


Mitigate future pandemics with public-private partnerships, says Ferma

European risk management association writes to the European Commission urging action