3895

Axa places €350m cat bond

The windstorm catastrophe bond is the largest euro-denominated issuance to date

3893

Montpelier Re to research alternatives to traditional cat models

Bermudian reinsurer sets up risk institute with Canadian and European academics

3888

Global capital standard to be implemented in 2019

IAIS says development will be complete by end of 2016

3883

Endurance appoints chief actuary

Scott Galiardo promoted to new role

3881

Monsanto pays $1bn for weather risk firm

The Climate Corporation's agricultural analytics were the attraction

3808

Munich Re acquires RenRe's weather risk unit

RenRe Energy Advisors sold for "mid double-digit million" dollars

3797

Absence of hurricanes in August may not be good news

History suggests deadly Atlantic storms could arrive soon, says AccuWeather.com

3788

FSB urges US to pursue federal regulation

State-based system leads to inconsistent supervision

3760

Non-life underwriting boosts Hannover Re profit

Income from investments and life and health reinsurance fall away