Big risks and opportunities puts reinsurance sector into balance - AM Best

Rating agency maintains stable outlook amid counterweighing forces


Ageas to spend $400m on stake in China Taiping reinsurer

Belgian and Chinese insurers want to expand in each other's regions


Insurance Risk Data adds reports from Swiss and Bermudian insurers

The database features European insurers' financial and regulatory filings, including Lloyd's syndicates


Ex-Darag CFO launches legacy carrier with €500m of capital

Simon Minshall-led firm is backed by US investment group Oaktree Capital


CX Reinsurance goes into voluntary administration

UK run-off insurer had solvency ratio of just 48%, SFCR shows


Value creation analysis finds an "enormous gap" between best and worst insurers

BCG's analysis of value creation by insurers has found a massive gap between companies, much more so than in other industries. And the challenges posed by Covid-19 are putting extra pressure on the worst performers to respond. Christopher Cundy reports


Third Point Re in $788m takeover of Sirius

The combined company will be called SiriusPoint


Hannover Re CFO Roland Vogel to retire

Clemens Jungsthöfel from HDI Global will take over the role


Nat cats drive 60% fall in net profit for Australia's IAG

High level of natural perils highlights the importance of climate action, says IAG


Everest Re's H1 profit halves after suffering "3 C's"

Covid-19, catastrophe losses and civil unrest culminate