Covid-19 pandemic likely to last two years

The virus will not be halted until 60% to 70% of the population is immune, say US medical experts


Fairfax posts huge net losses despite underwriting improvement

Canadian group posts $1.3bn net losses in Q1


Argo warns of $26m Covid-19 loss from BI and litigation

Insurer hit with $162m of unrealised investment losses


Lancashire expects $35m of Covid-19 claims for Q1

The insurer retains "a robust solvency buffer", says its CEO


Alessandro Papa takes up Pacific Life CRO role

Papa has previously held a variety of positions at MetLife and AIG


Liberty Mutual compares Covid-19 impact to moderately-sized cat loss

It said its Q1 liquidity position remains "excellent", with access to over $6bn in total


Biltir appoints Natasha Scotland Courcy to its board

She has extensive legal experience and will help represent Bermuda's long-term re/insurance sector


Moody's Analytics launches solvency metrics tool for insurers

The solution also aims to provide a fast valuation of an insurer's assets and liabilities.


Argo Group's risk system lights a way through Covid-19

Alex Hindson, chief risk officer of Argo Group, explains how the Bermuda-headquartered insurer is addressing the operational, investment and underwriting risks caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Interview by Ronan McCaughey


Axis makes $235m provision for Q1 coronavirus losses

Warns of additional $65m cat provision and steep falls in investments