Rates will harden in 2019—but fears of a false dawn may be real

20-12-2018

Rates will harden in 2019—but fears of a false dawn may be real

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Rates will harden in 2019—or at the very least remain stable. That is what our readers believe as they approach the January 1 renewals. But we are also mindful that the Christmas spirit may have made some a little too optimistic.

Rates will harden in 2019—or at the very least remain stable. That is what our readers believe as they approach the January 1 renewals. But we are also mindful that the Christmas spirit may have made some a little too optimistic.

“There will be factors to support hardening but on the other hand, capital will be abundant in market.”

Rates will harden in 2019—or at least that is what almost 50 percent of our online readers believe. Some are not quite as certain but only a small percentage believe they will soften further in 2019. 


CCR Re, Rates, ILS, Intelligent Insurer, Laurent Montador, USA

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