While clarity is emerging around COVID-related claims for insurers, it remains unclear what claims may end up hitting reinsurers. It could simply come down to a negotiation, Wendy Kriz of Barnett Waddingham told Intelligent Insurer.
While reinsurer ratings are unlikely to be affected by claims stemming from COVID-19, there are many questions that need to be answered as to who will ultimately pay, Robert Mazzuoli of Fitch Ratings told Intelligent Insurer.
A thriving run-off market for the year ahead is still getting mixed signals from developed and emerging economies, a report from GILC has revealed.
Investors have confidence in the sector but should proceed with caution, says Catherine Thomas, senior director, analytics, at AM Best.
For those seeking shelter in times of economic volatility, catastrophe bonds offer plenty of diversification. Twelve Capital’s Florian Steiger discusses how this is leading to a boom in interest in the sector.
Technology will become a key feature on the growth agenda in the coming year as re/insurers seek out insurtech providers that can deliver a competitive advantage. In turn, this will also drive M&A strategies and activities, say executives from Clyde & Co in a panel discussion.
CEO Greg Collins discusses a hard market, the Aon/WTW merger, and the deep pockets of its owners.
Managing general agents represent an important component of the insurance markets, especially on the back of several years of innovation and investment in technology. Danny Maleary, chief executive officer of Pro MGA Solutions spoke to Intelligent Insurer.
Is data really the key to better exposure management for re/insurers? That was the subject of intense debate in a panel discussion featuring senior leaders from several industry players, chaired by Tom Anderson of AdvantageGo.
Technology is transforming claims and bringing the department to the forefront of the insurance business. As the revolution continues, the basics need to remembered. These were two key themes of a panel discussion comprising claims experts and sponsored by Liberty Specialty Markets.