Winners of InsuranceERM Americas Awards 2020 unveiled

The 20 awards recognise the very best in insurance risk management serving the Americas


Arch Capital to issue $1bn debt

The raising follows on the heels of major fundraising by rivals


"Wrong tone" casts insurers as Covid-19 villains

Insurance and communication experts debated the reputation of insurance after the Covid-19 pandemic in InsuranceERM's latest webinar. Many achievements were highlighted, but a lack of empathy was a key criticism. Ronan McCaughey explains


Swiss Re announces next chief underwriter, disbands life unit

Thierry Léger to replace Edi Schmid


MetLife carries out first UK longevity deal

The insurance giant will reinsure £280m of pension liabilities for PIC


Bermuda stress tests show domestic insurer shock resilience

Asset event biggest hit with 22% capital reduction


Athene reinsures Jackson's $27.6bn annuity portfolio and invests in Prudential's US operation

The deal will give Athene 11.1% of Prudential plc's US business


Re/insurers face wider scrutiny from climate activists

Unfriend Coal becomes Insure Our Future to cover all fossil fuels


US insurers face wave of risks in H2

Warning comes from US broker AmWINS, as it says a hard market is here to stay