Canopius and AmTrust Lloyd's merger deal signed

The transaction will create a top-five insurer at Lloyd's of London


Insurtech weekly: Lemonade, Zurich, The Co-operators, Insurdata, Portabl, Plug and Play, Wrisk

InsuranceERM rounds up the latest developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech


Technology risks leaving actuaries 'out of sync' with data scientists

SOA survey in US unveils top actuarial technologies and trends


EU-US Covered Agreement hits brick wall

US authorities set “aggressive” June deadline to approve model law draft


Secondary perils to drive evermore nat cat losses

Swiss Re Institute says cat loss experience of 2017 and 2018 is a wake-up call for insurers


NAIC's significant concerns over IAIS systemic risk proposals

President Cioppa says the NAIC will not adopt any international standard that does not 'add value' to US regulation


What is stalling the growth of the patent insurance market?

In his fourth article on insuring intangible risks, Tim Freestone investigates the limitations of the patent protection markets and how growth could be stimulated


Lincoln Financial's corporate treasurer takes on actuarial role

Jeffrey Coutts becomes Lincoln’s first chief valuation actuary


TSR predicts slightly below-norm Atlantic hurricane activity

The forecast broadly concurs with last week’s prediction from Colorado State University


Four accused of bribing North Carolina insurance commissioner

The indictment alleges the defendants offered hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions