Guy Carpenter has appointed Roelant de Haas as Benelux region chief executive, effective 1 September.
A survey conducted by Grant Thornton has revealed that only 6% of insurance industry executives described the costs associated with Solvency II are "reasonable".
The general assembly of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations has agreed a framework to create European certification for risk managers.
Solicitors who use risk mitigation software will be rewarded with discounts on their professional indemnity premiums under a new initiative by legal risk software house Lexsure and insurer AmTrust Europe.
The European Space Agency has backed a Property Assure initiative to use satellites to study subsidence risks.