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Scor P&C swings to Eur83mn Q4 loss

2019-02-20T09:49:00+00:00

French reinsurer Scor fell into the red in its property and casualty business in the fourth quarter of 2018, reporting an operating loss of Eur83mn ($94.2mn).

John Forney – UPC Insurance

Cats hit UPC combined ratio but underlying performance improves

2019-02-19T23:25:00+00:00

United Insurance Holdings (UPC Insurance) reported a combined ratio that deteriorated by 16.3 points to 108.9 percent in the fourth quarter as it felt the impact of Hurricane Michael and a higher aggregate retention compared to the prior-year period.

Donegal Insurance Group

Weather losses push Donegal to 110.5% Q4 combined ratio

2019-02-19T23:32:00+00:00

Pennsylvania-based Donegal Group has reported a $15.0mn fourth-quarter loss, with catastrophes pushing its combined ratio to 110.5 percent.

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Fast-shrinking CatCo says average rates up as high as 30 percent

2019-02-19T14:57:00+00:00

2017-18 Losses now $4.5bn+    Claims rates on book were effectively up 30 percent at 1.1   AuM shrunk to $3bn; what will it be next month?

New Jersey

Prosight’s 2018 profit up on low cat losses and $5mn reserve release

2019-02-19T14:34:00+00:00

US specialty insurer Prosight reported a combined ratio in 2018 of 96.7 percent, an improvement from the 99.7 percent in 2017.

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Swiss Re completes $1bn share buy-back programme

2019-02-18T08:26:00+00:00

Reinsurance powerhouse Swiss Re has completed its 2018 share buy-back programme, returning just shy of CHF1bn ($995.6mn) to shareholders.

Denis-Kessler-scor

Scor P&C swings to Eur83mn Q4 loss

2019-02-20T09:49:00+00:00

French reinsurer Scor fell into the red in its property and casualty business in the fourth quarter of 2018, reporting an operating loss of Eur83mn ($94.2mn).

John Forney – UPC Insurance

Cats hit UPC combined ratio but underlying performance improves

2019-02-19T23:25:00+00:00

United Insurance Holdings (UPC Insurance) reported a combined ratio that deteriorated by 16.3 points to 108.9 percent in the fourth quarter as it felt the impact of Hurricane Michael and a higher aggregate retention compared to the prior-year period.

Donegal Insurance Group

Weather losses push Donegal to 110.5% Q4 combined ratio

2019-02-19T23:32:00+00:00

Pennsylvania-based Donegal Group has reported a $15.0mn fourth-quarter loss, with catastrophes pushing its combined ratio to 110.5 percent.

New Jersey

Prosight’s 2018 profit up on low cat losses and $5mn reserve release

2019-02-19T14:34:00+00:00

US specialty insurer Prosight reported a combined ratio in 2018 of 96.7 percent, an improvement from the 99.7 percent in 2017.

Brit

Brit falls to $166.5mn loss as nat cats bite

2019-02-15T10:32:00+00:00

Fairfax-owned Lloyd’s insurer Brit suffered a $166.5mn after-tax loss in 2018 as a result of major catastrophe losses such as the California wildfires and Hurricane Michael.