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Axa hails first half growth

For the first half, Axa has reported property & casualty revenues were up 2% to €16.5bn, mainly driven by an overall positive price effect of 3% on average. Overall total revenues were up 4% to €50bn across the group.

The cost of professionalism in Italy

Italy recently passed a law to make professional indemnity insurance compulsory for all members of recognised bodies. Paolo Golinucci discusses what this means for the insurance industry.

France and Italy assess flood damage

Torrential rains have caused widespread flooding in France and Italy during the first week of November after a low pressure system that developed over the Mediterranean Sea moved northwards, bringing high levels of precipitation.

Insurance Insight Update - 11 November

Insurance Insight’s weekly update is live with an article the biggest man-made disaster in Cypriot history; and a blog on why more education is needed in the Middle East.