IBM completes RiskTech 100 hat trick

Chartis Research's rankings cover software for insurance, banking, trading and asset management


Reinsurance pricing to drop after quiet hurricane season

Any extra profit from low catastrophe payouts likely to be returned to investors in 2014, says Fitch


Five years of InsuranceERM, five years on the tortuous journey towards Solvency II

InsuranceERM was launched five years ago, in November 2008, when implementation of Solvency II was less than four years away. Now, it's still over two years away and a lot of water has passed under the bridge. Delving into the InsuranceERM archives, Peter Field charts the ebbs and flows on the way to the European Parliament vote last week for a January 2016 go-live date for Solvency II


Non-life re/insurance premiums to grow in 2014 says Swiss Re

Life reinsurance premiums expected to diminish in mature markets however


Iran nuclear deal lifts certain insurance sanctions

Insurance related to commodities deals will be allowed


SunGard launches iWorks Enterprise Financials

Cloud-based service aimed at CFOs and CIOs


Solvency II on track after Omnibus II agreement

Deal reached last night after eight hour meeting


Blue Capital Reinsurance raises $125m in IPO

Bermudian reinsurance holding company launched on NYSE


Extreme weather to cost RSA £148m

Assumed 2013 weather loss ratio increases by 1.5%


Aon updates storm surge model

Data from superstorm Sandy has been added