Ascot and Argo are providing up to $40mn of combined capacity to Tierra Underwriting Limited to write credit insurance in support of green project finance transactions.
The global (re)insurance sector must take a more proactive leadership role in helping clients and the economies in which they operate transition towards net zero, according to Willis Towers Watson’s Nicolas Aubert.
More consistency is needed around climate-related disclosures and net zero initiatives, the UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has warned.
China’s Securities Regulatory Commission has launched a consultation over plans to ask listed companies to include separate environmental, social and governance reporting within annual reports.
Suncorp group CEO Steve Johnston has called for the Australian insurance industry and federal government to “act now” and implement resilience and mitigation measures to protect communities against the effects of climate change.
In this month’s edition of The ESG Insurer we speak to Marsh McLennan president and CEO Dan Glaser on the steps being taken across the broking group to implement its ESG strategy, as well as the important steps the industry needs to take to deliver on sustainability goals
Reinsurance is a critical component to “financing welfare”, Scor chairman and CEO Denis Kessler tells The Insurer TV in the latest Leading Voices episode.
One of the key questions facing carriers as they place greater focus on their ESG responsibilities is how they can play a broader role in helping drive the sustainable transformation of the economy.