Argo Group issues Q2 losses warning

Reserve increases for its casualty business and large losses in property and energy lines


Hiscox reports 5-6% rate increases in London and reinsurance portfolios

Gross premiums rise 5%, profit before tax up 3% in H1 2019 results


Kuvare to snap up Lincoln Benefit Life Company

It will become the third US life insurance business acquired by Kuvare since 2016


Insurtech investment continues at high levels in Q2

Willis Towers Watson says insurtech investment in the quarter totalled $1.4bn


Insurers vie with funds for control of PG&E

Group owed $20bn from California wildfire aims to takeover bankrupt utility


AIG hires its first chief sustainability officer

Appointment comes as US insurer releases TCFD report


RenRe's Q2 net income rises by 92%

Strong investment results helped the reinsurer, but its combined ratio rose to 81.3%


California insurance department strikes UN climate partnership

The collaboration follows several natural catastrophes that hit California in recent times


Insured natural catastrophe losses "below average" in H1

Research from Aon revealed insured losses from natural catastrophes is decreasing


Insurtech weekly: Greenlight Re; RiskGenius; Palig; British Friendly; Acord

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