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AXA seeks coverage in emerging markets

Europe15-09-2014Insurance News, Reinsurance News

In the face of intense competition for business and softening rates, reinsurers are becoming more client-orientated and better at offering bespoke products—a trend welcomed by AXA’s reinsurance buyer.

Are we really in a soft market?

Europe15-09-2014Reinsurance News

The apparent soft market conditions do not reflect the positive underwriting results of reinsurers, according to Stuart Shipperlee, partner, Litmus Analysis.

Loss may make cedants rethink retentions

Europe15-09-2014Reinsurance News

A very large loss could potentially reverse the trend of large insurers retaining more risk on their own balance sheets, believes Manfred Seitz, managing director of international reinsurance at Berkshire Hathaway.

Needs of small and large cedants diverge

Europe, North America15-09-2014Reinsurance News

While the world’s largest, global, cedants are retaining more risk on their own balance sheets and buying less reinsurance, the reverse dynamic is true when it comes to smaller, regional players, believes Andrew Marcell, chief executive of the US operations of Guy Carpenter.

Innovation is now critical: Munich Re

Europe15-09-2014Reinsurance News

In the eyes of Munich Re, the company’s story is one of discipline, resilience and innovation in a highly competitive and sophisticated market. In today’s market, its executives say these values are more important than ever.

CoreLogic-EQECAT team on flood model

Europe, North America15-09-2014Insurance News

CoreLogic, the US data analytics company, will release a new flood model as a result of pooling its combined expertise with recently acquired EQECAT, Paul Little, president, EQECAT, told Monte Carlo Today.

PCS to launch post-cat assessment app

Europe15-09-2014Insurance News

Property Claim Services (PCS) is to launch an app that will allow post-catastrophe damage to be assessed in real time.

Modelling creates opportunities: AIR

Europe, North America15-09-2014Insurance News

As excess capital flows into the market, catastrophe risk modelling firms can provide solutions that facilitate the expansion of the market, making it possible for excess capital to be deployed in addressing new, emerging and previously unmodelled risks or in geographical areas where insurance penetration is low.

Solvency II inspires capital management

Europe15-09-2014Insurance News, Reinsurance News

Re/insurers have become increasingly sophisticated in the past 18 months in the way they view and are willing to use run-off as a strategic and capital management tool, believes Arndt Gossmann, chief executive of DARAG.

Reinsurers offer cedants unusual deals

Europe15-09-2014Reinsurance News

Some reinsurers are offering an increasingly varied array of innovative products and structures to cedants as they attempt to differentiate themselves in a crowded and competitive marketplace.

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