Monte Carlo 2018

  • Denis Kessler, Scor

    Hurricane post mortems will change market – Scor


    French reinsurance powerhouse Scor said regardless of the track or scale of the losses from Hurricane Irma the market will be changed by the lessons learnt.

  • News

    Florida braced for Irmageddeon


    With a cruel sense of timing, Florida is bracing itself for a hit from one of the biggest hurricanes in history just as the global reinsurance industry converges on Monte Carlo for the annual Rendez-Vous.

  • Kurt Karl

    Insurance needs to innovate to close poverty trap


    The growing role of insurance in enhancing the ability of millions of people around the world to afford medical care has been highlighted on a new report from Swiss Re’s research arm.

  • News

    Capital waiting to pounce on post-event opportunities


    While great uncertainty remains about the Irma insured loss picture, what is less in doubt is that capital is waiting in the wings if they spot post-event opportunities.

  • Ken Randall

    R&Q accredited in California licence boost


    The desire of reinsurers to get closer to the client and the mushrooming of MGAs is leading to an increased demand for program writers. Reinsurance talks to Todd Campbell and Ken Randall…