Re/insurers may "lose relevance" if cyber cover demand is not met

Munich Re's chief cyber underwriter J├╝rgen Reinhart said re/insurers must create sustainable growth conditions


Blockchain for investing lagging underwriting use globally, BlackRock finds

More than 30% of respondents said they deployed blockchain for underwriting activities


RVS 2022: emerging risks are fattening the tail

The interconnectedness of emerging risks threatens to exacerbate extreme losses for reinsurers. Paul Walsh reflects on the discussions at the Rendez-Vous de Septembre (RVS) in Monte Carlo


IT investment powers German life back-book consolidation

Viridium's CEO Tilo Dresig explains the benefits of taking a modern approach


Eiopa offers clarity on systemic risk exclusions and silent cyber

Supervisory expectations on both issues have been published


Hannover Re eyes parametric and blockchain tech for future innovation

During RVS 2022, the German reinsurer discussed its innovation approach


Insurers must be wary of evolving cyber threat, warns Coalition

Cyber insurer says overall volumes of attacks declined in H1, but threat remains high


Insurtech's growing pains

Insurtechs have faced a tough 12 months. What was once the land of endless opportunity has become an environment of job cuts and dried up funding. But making the journey from puberty to adulthood was never going to be easy, as Sarfraz Thind reports