Catastrophe risk modelling: platforms and models update

InsuranceERM's round-up of developments at model vendors and platform providers AIR Worldwide, Impact Forecasting, Oasis LMF, RMS, Guy Carpenter, WTW, JBA, Nasdaq, KCC, ARA, Combus, CoreLogic, ERN and Fathom


Noaa warns of busy 2020 hurricane season

Between 6-10 hurricanes in the Atlantic are forecast


Covid-19 cases forecast to hit 50m in next month

AIR Worldwide modelling predicts death toll could reach 644,000


Insurtech weekly: Generali; Brit; Urban Jungle; Envelop Risk; Zesty.ai

InsuranceERM rounds up all the developments in the fast moving world of insurtech


Aon's ReMetrica revs up with V8 launch

Update includes a model-building tool for non-technical users


Perils releases 2020 update of nat cat exposure data

Service includes Australian motor insurance figures for first time


UK has 30,000 more deaths than expected in 2020, say actuaries

Continuous Mortality Investigation calculates deaths attributable to Covid-19


CyberCube updates its cyber risk modelling platform

The cyber risk analytics provider says the update reflects evolving cyber threats


British actuaries help GP surgeries remain open during Covid-19 crisis

Rapid modelling work informs decisions about working practices


Australian bushfire crisis 'likely to happen again'

Royal Commission examines lessons from the catastrophe that triggered $380m of insured losses