Actuaries cautiously optimistic about longevity outlook post-Covid

Many in the scientific community expect Covid-19 to become an endemic virus


Praedicat launches emerging risks tool for liability insurance

Risks covered include chemicals, plastics, new materials and technologies


IRC Americas: CROs need "movie director" approach in communicating risks

Extreme-events have raised scenario analysis to a storytelling art, participants tell audience


Nat cat is Swiss Re's largest modelling investment, says CUO

Swiss reinsurer outlines five major trends impacting re/insurers in short and medium term


European nuclear insurers to develop blockchain-based risk platform

B3i programme expected to launch at 1 January 2022 renewals


Reinsurers struggle to model and price climate change's effects

Moody's says the industry is trying to figure out if the current pattern of nat cats is the new normal


Fundamental change needed to address geopolitical risk gap

Modelling for geopolitical risk needs to improve, says Cambridge University's Andrew Coburn


Risks are becoming harder to model, price and re/insure

AM Best warns modelling may lose relevance for pricing


Early estimates of Ida insured losses exceed $15bn

Allstate warns claims from hurricane will "ramp up significantly" this week


RPC Tyche-Qomplx tie-up survives collapse of Spac deal

Companies seek alternative funding for growth plans