For companies looking to retain their competitive edge, if they aren’t already taking the business case for D&I seriously it is about time they caught on, Paul Little, chief operating officer at re/insurance broker Protecdiv tells Intelligent Insurer.
For insurers, securing the best talent has always been crucial to gaining the advantage during times of change but, argue two experts from McKinsey, now is the time to tie diversity and inclusion into talent strategies to ride the crest of the wave into the new normal.
Diversity and inclusion is no longer a ‘nice-to-have’—it can give insurance industry firms a competitive edge and is expected to become an ever-greater differentiator for customers and clients, CII HR director Caren Thomas tells Intelligent Insurer.
Terrorism cover remains, for now at least, a profitable class that is rightly viewed as a diversifier for insurance portfolios. A panel of experts discussed the market in a panel debate on Intelligent Insurer’s Reinsurance Lounge.
'Spend smarter rather than faster' to tackle infrastructure gap, says Swiss Re's Jérôme Jean Haegeli
The re/insurance industry can play a substantial role in the process by breaking down the barriers of investment, Jérôme Jean Haegeli, group chief economist of Swiss Re, told Intelligent Insurer.
The opportunity to build a new regulatory regime outside the EU is in the offing, but with details affecting the financial sector still under discussion it remains unclear whether Brussels will issue the equivalence rulings the sector so badly wants. Intelligent Insurer investigates.
This is an exciting time to be involved in the re/insurance industry for Mike Morrissey, former president of IIS. He continues to drive the industry forward through a number of key roles, as he explained in an Intelligent Insurer Re/insurance Lounge Fireside Chat.
In a market still dominated by COVID-19, renewal season was met with a few unanticipated outcomes despite an early start and hardening rates, a Re/insurance Lounge panel found.
There may be £700 millions’ worth of reasons why insurers need to carefully adjust the wording of their policies, according to experts on a Re/insurance Lounge panel.
Have MGAs been able to make the most of extraordinary circumstances which led to the hard market in 2020? As the market continues to harden in 2021, what challenges and opportunities lie ahead for the MGA landscape? Intelligent Insurer reports on a Re/insurance Lounge panel discussion.