Strong PRT demand boosts Legal & General's H1 profit

CEO Nigel Wilson said the insurer is well positioned for a tough economic environment


Munich Re boosts reserves for Ukraine war but warns more may be needed

The reduction of Covid-19 losses on a quarterly basis is a positive, added the reinsurer


Suncorp's inflation-fighting measures pay off

Claims inflation in some lines is running at just 1% to 2%, says the Australian insurer's CEO


Life back-book consolidators shrug off threat from rising rates

Rising interest rates are unlikely to stop life insurers from selling their legacy liabilities to consolidators, as many other incentives for doing deals remain. David Walker reports


Hannover Re hit by major P&C losses in H1

The reinsurer said pandemic-related expenditure is falling as expected


CRO Forum adds space debris and climate engineering as emerging risks

Climate change and cyber risks are listed as the most pressing threats for insurers in 2022