Certain businesses continue to see falling turnover as a result of pandemic-related shutdowns and restrictions. Now, another court case has offered insurers greater hope that judges will support their position that not all business interruption claims should be paid. Intelligent Insurer investigates.
While COVID-19 and social inflation create challenge and uncertainty for the liability market, they also hold the key to innovation and lasting success, according to Bob Reville, co-founder, president and chief executive officer of Praedicat.
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.
The World Economic Forum has unveiled its latest report about global risks—and it shows that climate change is making things increasingly complex for insurers. Intelligent Insurer investigates.
Laurel Di Silvestro, principal client services, and Matthew Silley, client services manager, at CyberCube, take a look at how catastrophe modelling could help spur growth in cyber ILS.
Innovative analytic tools and solutions can help insurers optimise capital and drive profitable growth, as Tim Gardner of Guy Carpenter explains.
Internal versus external modelling, the standard formula, risk management and regulation are all in the mix in the post-Solvency II environment, according to a number of senior executives attending Intelligent Insurer’s roundtable discussion in London.
The concept of peer-to-peer insurance is one of the year’s most talked-about topics and many predict it will revolutionise the risk transfer industry. Intelligent Insurer asks where it really stands in the scheme of ‘disruptive’ technologies.
It’s not just the rare large cat events that concern reinsurers: it would be a mistake to dismiss the impact of frequent smaller catastrophes on the global risk and capital supply chain, says Tom Johansmeyer, assistant vice president, reinsurance services, marketing at ISO/Verisk Insurance Solutions.
The radical shift in the way insurance is regulated and thus conducted in the UK will put the insurance industry operating there under pressure. Intelligent Insurer investigates.