611

Insured losses for Xynthia could reach €3bn

High volume of small claims expected

610

Insured losses from Chile quake to exceed $2bn

But economic losses could top $15bn, says AIR Worldwide

606

"Don't delegate risk control," Buffett urges CEOs

Especially where derivatives are concerned

605

Whittington appoints chief actuary

He will co-sponsor Solvency II implementation

604

Hannover Re raises $500m from Deutsche Bank

Sets up credit facility for expansion of life business

601

"Train, don't hire, for internal models"

Towers Watson gives advice for pre-pre-application phase

600

Survey shows large gaps in Solvency II preparation

Pre-application process will be "exacting", FSA warns

596

Torus increases capital to over $1bn

Attracts new funds from private equity firms