Covéa to acquire PartnerRe for $9bn

The French mutual insurer entered talks over the deal in February


PCS launches loss index for Latin America

Chilean riots accelerate development of loss reporting service


Scor celebrates 50th year with premiums and profit growth

French reinsurer brushes off threats from coronavirus and US casualty claims


Generali launches green ILS framework

Italian insurer "wants to consider sustainability in capital management solutions"


AAIC's ERM journey: inspired by Europe

AAIC's CRO Lorie Graham started the company's ERM programme in 2008 at a time when the US reinsurance sector had few models to look at. So she took her inspiration from the Europeans, she tells Sarfraz Thind


Berkshire Hathaway's reinsurance division takes another nosedive

Warren Buffett's company was hit by reinsurance losses for the third straight year in 2019


Prudential Financial closes $6bn worth of longevity reinsurance deals

The bulk annuity transactions were done with Rothesay Life


Lancashire delivers 180% profit increase in 2019

Improved underwriting and strong investment results drove the rise


Strong Latam performance lifts Mapfre's 2019 profit

The insurer's net profit grew by 15.2% year on year


Watford Re underwriting losses widen as it increases US casualty reserves

But net income rises, helped by high yield investment gains