Cedants in Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and North Africa are yet to fully embrace the burgeoning alternative capital markets, according to Aon’s Tomas Novotny
DWF’s head of transport and marine specialist Jonathan Moss discusses the legal implications of AI, blockchain and big data analytics for the insurance industry
Russell Group founder Suki Basi provides the solution to the connected risk dilemma
PCS’ assistant vice president Tom Johansmeyer discusses the challenges in underwriting high excess layers in affirmative cyber and the obstacles brokers must overcome when placing large programmes
The (re)insurance market must be poised to respond to the profound changes facing the industry, according to Liberty Mutual Re’s president Dieter Winkel
Today is not just the start of the Baden-Baden Congress. It also marks the first full week of the third quarter reporting season.
Re-Insurance asks Colin Johnson and Todd Campbell what is behind the recent rebrand of its program underwriting division and why demand is growing for its services on both sides of the Atlantic
Kenneth Tolson, US president of claims solutions at loss adjuster Crawford & Company, considers the demand for model innovations that have arisen following last year’s loss creep burden and explains why the challenge of carrying out inspections post Florence and Michael should be a very different experience to the terrible ...
Axis Re’s president EMEA & LatAm Jan Ekberg on how the industry must evolve and change some of its long-established ways of doing business
In an ever more crowded market, reinsurers looking to grow their books in Nordic and Benelux countries will be helped by taking a focussed and segmented approach to evaluating their clients, according to Aon’s regional head
Stefan Ritz, assistant vice president of catastrophe pricing at Tokio Millennium Re (TMR) explains how new modelling tools can shed more light on hail risk
Russell Group founder and managing director Suki Basi discusses how carriers can deploy their capital to optimal effect
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and other regulation aimed at protecting personal data are creating new exposures for companies at risk of cyber attack, opening up new risk transfer opportunities for insurers, according to Partner Re’s European senior specialty casualty underwriter Chris McEvoy
Hannover Re’s Michael Pickel – who is responsible for P&C reinsurance in North America and continental Europe – discusses what Hurricanes Harvey and Irma can teach carriers writing flood coverage in Europe
Jean-Paul Conoscente, CEO of reinsurance at Scor Global P&C on independence, M&A and his advice for the new CEO of Lloyd’s John Neal
With cyber the fasting growing line of insurance business in modern history, Guy Carpenter’s CEO of International James Nash talks to Re-Insurance about how cover is evolving to keep pace with the changing market…
As delegates arrive at Baden-Baden for the annual reinsurance congress it seems appropriate to begin with a German proverb: “Das Billige ist immer das Teuerste”.
Emma Karhan, leader of the Public Private Enterprise (PPE) specialty practice of Aon’s Reinsurance Solutions business on how PPEs can learn from each other and move the costs of the protection gap to the private sector