Moody's acquires RiskFirst's PFaroe, eyes expansion into insurance markets

Opportunities in bulk annuity markets and connecting liabilities with assets


Everest Re's net income grows almost five-fold in Q2

There were no nat cat losses incurred in the quarter


RGA boosts premiums in Q2

The US insurer’s consolidated net premiums increased to $2.8bn in the second quarter


PartnerRe buoyed by P&C and investment results in Q2

But the reinsurer's specialty and life segments were hit by underwriting losses


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