Asia Stocks rise

Asia-Pacific stocks rise in messy trading after Wall Street run

2020-03-27T07:51:00+00:00

Asia-Pacific (re)insurance stocks rose cautiously on Friday after a record session on Wall Street as investors reacted to government stimulus efforts despite continued uncertainty over the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

Talanx, Hannover Re and HDI

Talanx: Solvency II ratio within 150-200 percent range

2020-03-27T08:08:00+00:00

Talanx, the German industrial insurer and controlling shareholder of Hannover Re, has reassured investors that its Solvency II range is “comfortably” within its target range despite the rout in bonds and equities earlier this month.

Guy Carpenter

Reinsurers “in reasonable shape” despite financial markets hit: GC

2020-03-26T17:43:00+00:00

Reinsurers remain “in reasonable shape overall” despite the hit to capital and earnings from financial markets turmoil that has led to the Solvency II ratios of Europeans in the sector dropping from 235 percent to 206 percent in the year-to-date, according to Guy Carpenter.

Lloyd's 2019 results index

Seven-fold increase in investment return drives Lloyd’s to £2.5bn FY profit

2020-03-26T08:22:00+00:00

A strong investment return of £3.54bn has pushed Lloyd’s to a profit in 2019, marking a return to the black for the Corporation last seen in 2016.

Lloyd's 900px nexus

Lloyd’s solvency ratio slips 33 points as Covid-19 hits assets

2020-03-26T18:15:00+00:00

Lloyd’s central solvency ratio has slipped 33 percentage points in the year-to-date as a result of the global capital market turmoil driven by the spreading coronavirus.

Lloyd's coronavirus

Covid-19 sell-off wipes £1.8bn from Lloyd’s investments

2020-03-26T11:08:00+00:00

Lloyd’s estimates it has taken a current investment hit of £1.8bn as a result of the recent global capital market turmoil driven by the spreading coronavirus.

Lloyd's 2019 results index

Seven-fold increase in investment return drives Lloyd’s to £2.5bn FY profit

2020-03-26T08:22:00+00:00

A strong investment return of £3.54bn has pushed Lloyd’s to a profit in 2019, marking a return to the black for the Corporation last seen in 2016.

Lloyd's 900px nexus

Lloyd’s solvency ratio slips 33 points as Covid-19 hits assets

2020-03-26T18:15:00+00:00

Lloyd’s central solvency ratio has slipped 33 percentage points in the year-to-date as a result of the global capital market turmoil driven by the spreading coronavirus.

Lloyd's coronavirus

Covid-19 sell-off wipes £1.8bn from Lloyd’s investments

2020-03-26T11:08:00+00:00

Lloyd’s estimates it has taken a current investment hit of £1.8bn as a result of the recent global capital market turmoil driven by the spreading coronavirus.

Lloyd's

Lloyd’s posts 2019 £2.5bn profit; CR of 102.1%

2020-03-26T07:19:00+00:00

Lloyd’s has posted a FY 2019 combined ratio of 102.1 CR, the third year in a row that the market in the aggregate has made an underwriting loss.

David Ross – Ardonagh

Ardonagh loss narrows to £104.2mn in 2019

2020-03-26T16:20:00+00:00

Private equity owned UK broker consolidator Ardonagh Group narrowed its annual pre-tax loss in 2019 to £104.2mn ($124.9mn) while reporting organic growth of 3 percent for the year and an improvement in underlying performance.