Retroactive BI cover needed to save US businesses, says legislator

On the eve of a potential hearing of the retroactive business interruption bill in the New York State Assembly, the bill's architect Robert Carroll explains his rationale to Sarfraz Thind and why he is hopeful of winning the argument


Doug Niemann takes up Athene CRO role

Niemann joins Athene following a five-year spell at Guardian Life


Covid-19 highlights need for life insurers to digitalise

More remote working is possible, says Mazars Ireland report


Aegon's solvency ratio soars as Solvency II VA reaches record high

Limited impact from Covid-19 in Q1, but picture may worsen in Q2


Pandemic creates risk-rich climate for Florida renewals, RenRe says

Coronavirus presents such "fat tail" risks, discussing averages now meaningless


InsuranceERM's Most Influential on Climate Action

Nominations open until 15 May


Athene records $1.1bn loss driven by Covid-19

The pandemic's financial impact on the life reinsurer is expected to be temporary says its CEO


Insurance supervisors "ready to support" pandemic risk pools

International Association of Insurance Supervisors comments on Covid-19 crisis


RSA details £25m net cost of 25,000 Covid-19 claims in March-April

Insurer warns of legal challenges and rising bad debts among customers


Californian P&C insurers hit out at workers compensation order

State governor's edict "jeopardises stability" of compensation system, APICA argues