63579

Helvetia acquires majority stake in Spain's Caser for €780m

The Swiss insurer will issue hybrid bonds and equities to finance the purchase

63578

China's coronavirus outbreak could hit insurers severely

Insurance experts talk to Ronan McCaughey about the mortality, operational and economic losses the deadly virus poses for the re/insurance industry

63576

Insurance claims from Australia's catastrophic summer pass A$2bn

Hail losses reach half the size of bushfire losses

63575

Aon and Brit back 'climate-friendly' data standard

The initiative aims to help insurers develop products around climate change

63573

New Zealand life insurers face heavy criticism

The insurance regulator highlighted the sector's declining aggregate solvency ratio and high costs

63572

Zurich's Peter Giger: denser regulation is creating more pressure

Peter Giger began his third spell with Zurich last September after taking over as its group chief risk officer (CRO). He talks to Paul Walsh about the regulatory pressures the Swiss insurer is facing, and the differences between his current and previous roles

63571

Bank sale pushes Gjensidige to record profits

Norwegian insurer still "actively scoping" for acquisitions

63561

Nat cats in 2019 hit insurers for $71bn - Aon

The estimate is a notable increase on earlier predictions from Swiss Re and Munich Re

63560

Scor appoints Chantal Bond as head of actuarial, Apac

Bond was highly commended in last year's InsuranceERM awards

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Axis expects nat cat losses of $140m in Q4 2019

Typhoon Hagibis the main contributor to losses