VW scandal puts German legal insurers 'in a spin'

SFCRs reveal insurers are still feeling the pain from the diesel emissions scandal


Talanx and Hannover Re issue coal restrictions

A limited number of exceptions will be allowed, however, on a case-by case basis


Canopius and AmTrust Lloyd's merger deal signed

The transaction will create a top-five insurer at Lloyd's of London


Scor's premiums rise by 9.6% in April renewals

Follows the positive trend seen at the January renewals


Dragi-Eberhard windstorm loss estimate hits €740m

The storm caused heavy damage across Europe


Notre-Dame fire: governments urged to engage more closely with insurers

Jad Ariss, secretary general of the Geneva Association, made the comments


Axa faces Notre-Dame fire claims

The size of the payouts is yet to be revealed


Getting IFRS 17 ready for lift off

Despite the recent efforts by the IASB in proposing several changes to ease the implementation of IFRS 17, the new accounting standard for insurance contracts, some in the industry believe more needs to be done. Cintia Cheong rounds up the latest developments on IFRS 17 and the outstanding issues until its launch


CIAM ups the ante on Scor's Denis Kessler

The French activist fund claims proxy support to split Kessler’s roles at Scor


Baloise to snap up Belgian insurer Fidea

The deal aims to strengthen Baloise's position in the Belgian insurance market