For six years, Oscar Treceno has juggled his day job as head of the engineering and energy department at Helvetia with the role of chairman of the International Association of Engineering Insurers. Post asked him about IMIA's role in today's market.
A lack of understanding of insurance and prejudice against the sector is hampering progress in closing the protection gap said, Swiss Re’s CEO.
Specialty Lloyd’s managing general agent Sciemus is set to rebrand after securing an investing partnership with HSCM Bermuda.
Reinsurance pricing will only increase modestly at January renewals as a result of the government’s Ogden announcement.
Crawford and Company has deployed more than 200 adjusters in Southern Texas to assess the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. One of them, James Warren, whose own home has been damaged, describes the streets as eerie as there is no power, no road signs,…
Premium growth at Lloyd's is likely to slow as competition intensifies and economic growth remains tepid, according to Moody's Investors Service.
Novae shareholders have overwhelmingly accepted a £477.6m takeover by Axis Capital with approximately 99.97% of shareholder votes cast in favour of the proposal.
Inland flooding, hurricane winds, and life-threatening storm surge poses a severe risk from Hurricane Harvey, according to catastrophe modelling firm AIR Worldwide.
Estimated insurance industry losses from the earthquake that struck Italy in August last year has been increased by 64% to €108m (£99.4m), according to Perils.
Perils has pegged insurance and reinsurance industry losses for Storm Thomas at €249m (£229m).
Global reinsurers continue to feel the pinch of sustained pricing and earning pressure at the half year results, according to Fitch Ratings.
Insurers are adapting to aviation's latest trends, despite low premiums.
Compre has acquired a legacy portfolio from the Norwegian insurer Gjensidige Forsikring for an undisclosed sum.
The change to the Ogden discount rate added a third to the cost of Esure’s reinsurance, company results have revealed.
How the blaze that killed at least 80 people promises to be one of the most complex claims in recent years
Specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, THB, has appointed Rodrigo Botelho as director of its European division.
Lloyd's of London insurer Beazley reported a 6% rise in first-half pre-tax profit, thanks to growth in its US specialty lines business and investment gains.
German reinsurance giant Hannover Re has completed the acquisition of the UK holding company Argenta Holdings.
Specialty managing general agent Nexus Group has acquired US personal accident treaty reinsurance MGA Zon Re.
Reinsurance market pricing has maintained the downward trend seen at the January and April renewals, despite first quarter deterioration for many reinsurers’ results, according to Willis Re.
Global reinsurer capital stood at a peak level of $605bn at 31 March 2017, an increase of 2% from the end of 2016, according to Aon Benfield.
Tokio Millennium Re has named Lloyd's interim head of underwriting performance Brian Secrett as chief underwriting officer.
Specialist insurer Beazley has received the go ahead to convert its Dublin-based reinsurance company into an insurance company.
Neon has appointed Mark Gibson as reinsurance and alternative capital director, effective immediately.