Improving rates in the US primary insurance P&C market mean opportunities for quota share reinsurers to review and reduce their cede commissions to align them to achieve profitable results, Shevawn Barder of AM Re tells Intelligent Insurer.
A number of new reports on the global ILS market point to increasing signs of stability after a tough start to the year. Intelligent ILS investigates.
A report published this month by Willis Re Securities claims that relationships are important as the ILS market returns to a more normal environment.
The dial is slowly shifting for diversity and inclusion in the insurance industry, but is still lagging far behind other sectors due to the lack of flexibility in workplaces and initiatives to support change.
Re/insurers with their sights set high must substitute old habits and ways of working with brave strategic thinking if they hope to join the ‘power curve’ club of top profit makers. Intelligent Insurer reports on significant new research from McKinsey.
As the evolution of disruptive online networks and advances in technology, such as Uber, Airbnb and self driving vehicles, speeds up, the insurance cover required has had to develop quickly too.
Michael Pickel, CEO of Hannover Re’s German reinsurance subsidiary E&S Rückversicherung, talks rates, insurtech and Lloyd’s of London, with Intelligent Insurer.
The underwriting division of GRP, which consists of seven niche and speciality line MGAs representing over £100 million in gross written premiums, is one of the newest members of the MGAA. The division’s chief executive officer Clive Nathan discusses why now is a good time for MGAs to flourish.
Managing general agents have been popular in the market recently, but what’s been driving this popularity? Intelligent Insurer speaks to a number of newly formed ventures to find out.
Many insurance deals are still sealed according to personal relationships. But AI, blockchain, big data and other technologies can offer advantages the human touch alone simply cannot.