Willis Re: Reinurers Trend to Pricing

The July 2019 reinsurance renewal season will feature “tangible pricing momentum,” according to a new report from Willis Re. Willis Re noted that the segment’s third-quarter net premiums written... Read more »

Swiss Re appoints new chief executive for Asia reinsurance

Swiss Re said it has appointed Tom Fulton as chief executive for Asia Pacific for the company’s reinsurance business. Fulton joined Swiss Re in 2007 as a member of... Read more »

Reinsurance Cycle Moves A Bit Further

Reinsurance cycles are no longer stuck at their lowest levels since 2009, according to Barclays. Reinsurance pricing is now fairly correlated to “roughly 5-year historical averages”. Morgan Stanley analysts... Read more »
silent cyber

“Little evidence” that reinsurance will respond to silent cyber events

There is “little evidence” that the industry will adequately protect itself from silent cyber events, and a failure to build cyber resilient systems can create business and brand damage... Read more »
School of Reinsurance - Facultative vs Reinsurance Treaty

Facultative and treaty reinsurance – the differences

As the individuals pay for risk transfer in the everyday life the insurance companies do it too. When they do not posses financial capacity for covering the mathematically expected... Read more »

Uber and INSHUR partner to provide digital insurance services

If you’re a commuter in San Francisco, there’s a good chance that you used the little yellow vehicles known as Uber to find your way around a city once... Read more »

InsurTech is going to revolutionize data collection

InsurTech is an umbrella term that describes any kind of technology — including software, cloud computing, blockchain and the internet of things — that powers digital business and helps... Read more »

AXIS partners with cyber startup accelerator CyLon

Security startup now works with the country’s top cyber-security accelerator. AXIS Capital Holdings Limited announced the latest in its string of recent deals: the signing of a strategic partnership... Read more »

UK government backs AI projects for insurance industry

The British government said Tuesday it is investing nearly 2 million pounds ($3.16 million) to back two insurance industry-developed artificial intelligence (AI) projects. The Innovation, Technology and Skills Board,... Read more »

Tesla insurance product to be fronted by Markel’s State National

Markel Insurance is looking to pay customers for the many hours they spend driving their Tesla Roadster, which the company provides on an insurance basis. The company has developed... Read more »