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Equity raises are increasing as pandemic pressures bite - but the future winners and losers are far from clear

Global, UK, USA12-06-2020Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), Broking, Capital Management, Casualty Insurance, Claims, Commercial Insurance, General Insurance, Life & Health, Marine, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance, Property and Casualty (P&C), Specialty InsuranceClaire Churchard

As the pandemic stress test continues, re/insurers are preparing for what comes next, including expectations of a hardening market. This is driving a growing trend for equity raises, with some building war chests and some taking advantage of new opportunities, while others look to protect their credit rating in a fight for survival. Intelligent Insurer reports.

How COVID-19 insured losses map across to company exposures

Europe, London Market, US30-04-2020Claims, Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance, Personal Insurance, Property and Casualty (P&C), Risk Modelling, Surety Insurance

Investment bank analysts have calculated and explained how the huge insured losses from COVID-19 are likely to pan out for the industry, particular companies and lines, and are affecting already firming prices. Intelligent Insurer reports.

COVID-19: the unintended consequences of suspended dividends

Global17-04-2020Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance

Insurers taking tough decisions on paying shareholders have a lot to consider, and pressure to make the best choice will only increase the longer the pandemic lingers on. Intelligent Insurer reports.

Swiss Re: lessons from the parallels between COVID-19 and climate change

Global09-04-2020General Insurance, Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance

Swiss Re highlights the similarities and differences between the current pandemic crisis and the ongoing worldwide issue of climate change. It says lessons can be learned, but it is important to recognise there are big differences too. Intelligent Insurer reports.

Deposing King Coal - the ESG future for re/insurance

Asia Pacific, Australasia, Europe, US09-04-2020Energy, Flood Insurance, General Liability, Industrial Lines, Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance, Property and Casualty (P&C), Renewable Energy, Risk ModellingClaire Churchard

European re/insurers are leading the charge towards forcing the eventual abdication of 'king' coal. How successful will the industry be in toppling the age-old monarch of fossil fuels, and why are climate campaigners still frustrated? Intelligent Insurer investigates.

INTERVIEW: Forced retroactive business interruption ‘not same’ as TRIA

US08-04-2020General Insurance, General Liability, Liability Insurance, Property and Casualty (P&C)Claire Churchard

Legislators in the US have a fight on their hands if they think the insurance industry will agree to pay out on untenable claims without complaint, says one industry veteran, as he debunks the argument that the move is akin to TRIA. Intelligent Insurer investigates.

COVID-19: minimising the re/insurance sector infection

Global03-04-2020Life & Health, Non-life Insurance, Property and Casualty (P&C)

As economic output plummets, re/insurers are bracing themselves for a tough road ahead. Intelligent Insurer asks two industry experts what the biggest risks are and how the sector will tackle them.

COVID-19 and the future financial health of re/insurance

Global, US02-04-2020General Liability, Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance

As the economic fallout from the pandemic continues to grow, analysts have crunched the numbers to take an early temperature check for how hard the coronavirus will hit the industry. Intelligent Insurer finds out more.

COVID-19: Countrywide lockdowns make AGM attendance tricky - but what are the rules?

Bermuda, France, Germany, Global, UK, US31-03-2020Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), Catastrophe, Commercial Insurance, General Insurance, Investment Management, Life Insurance, Life Reinsurance, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance

As efforts to contain the coronavirus contagion continue to ramp up worldwide, re/insurance industry leaders are taking a number of actions to comply with movement restrictions, while ensuring AGMs meet regulatory requirements. But what are the rules in different jurisdictions. Intelligent Insurer investigates.

Five long-term impacts of the coronacrisis… and three things to be positive about

Global, UK30-03-2020Broking, Catastrophe, General Insurance, Health Insurance, Life & Health, Non-life Insurance, Non-life Reinsurance

Everyone is hoping that the outbreak of COVID-19 will be contained as swiftly as possible, with many countries advising precautionary measures, such as lockdown, for a minimum of 12 weeks to protect the vulnerable. The re/insurance industry can expect to feel the effects of this pandemic well beyond that. Intelligent Insurer reports.

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