4861

Berkshire Hathaway's insurance business pales after bumper 2013

Earnings from underwriting fall 40% in first half

4791

Could the ILS market see a dead cat bounce?

The pricing of catastrophe bonds is picking up after a sustained and dramatic slump. But could it just be a summer lull before the action resumes in the autumn? Christopher Cundy asks market observers what they make of the recent trend

4781

RenRe's cat reinsurance premiums drop by a third

Soft market tests underwriting discipline

4762

Validus aided by reserve releases

Sees net income rise to $153.4m

4760

Chubb Q2 earnings hit by US severe weather

Buys back $375m of stock

4763

RGA rebounds despite negative investment return

Europe contributes to 7% net premium increase

4759

Allied World trims reinsurance book

Growth comes from US and European direct business

4757

IERM Comment: The buyback dilemma

What to do with that money you are sitting on...

4755

RMS(one) development "a year behind schedule"

Full version of exposure management platform unlikely this year

4754

Lancashire committed to capital return

Interim profits fall to $98.9m