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  • Driverless-car
    Opinion

    Driving innovation in the legal industry

    2018-10-23T06:06:00Z

    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

  • Follow-the-money
    Opinion

    Follow the money to measure connected risk

    2018-10-23T06:05:00Z

    Russell Group founder Suki Basi provides the solution to the connected risk dilemma

  • Digital-cyber
    Opinion

    Cyber: Does familiarity breed capacity?

    2018-10-23T06:05:00Z

    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-rise-of-the-alternative-market-i
    Opinion

    All eyes on retro...

    2018-10-23T06:05:00Z

    In 2018, it was the retro tail that wagged the reinsurance dog.

  • city skyline London
    Opinion

    A market unmoved – but not unchanged

    2018-10-22T06:26:00Z

    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

  • results generic
    Opinion

    A messy quarter...

    2018-10-21T21:29:00Z

    Today is not just the start of the Baden-Baden Congress. It also marks the first full week of the third quarter reporting season.

  • Todd Campbell R&Q
    Opinion

    R&Q shows commitment to program market with Accredited

    2018-10-21T21:28:00Z

    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

  • Hurricane-Irma-aftermath
    Opinion

    Lessons from the loss creep

    2018-10-21T21:27:00Z

    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

  • future-and-business
    Opinion

    Own our Future

    2018-10-21T21:26:00Z

    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

  • ILS financial markets
    Opinion

    Alternative capital put to the test

    2018-10-21T21:26:00Z

    Bertrand Romagne, CEO Europe and CUO, P C International reinsurance at Axa XL on the burgeoning ILS alternative capital market and the importance of scale

  • Growth
    Opinion

    Free your capital and your cash will follow!

    2018-10-21T21:25:00Z

    Russell Group founder and managing director Suki Basi discusses how carriers can deploy their capital to optimal effect

  • Cat Modelling, generic
    Opinion

    Hail models are a tool, not a silver bullet

    2018-10-21T21:25:00Z

    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

  • Belgium
    Opinion

    Differentiated approach from reinsurers key to Nordic and Benelux growth: Aon

    2018-10-21T21:25:00Z

    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

  • US Flooding
    Opinion

    Stemming the flow of the flood protection gap

    2018-10-21T06:15:00Z

    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

  • regulation
    Opinion

    How GDPR is reshaping the cyber insurance landscape

    2018-10-21T06:15:00Z

    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

  • 220 scor logo
    Opinion

    Q&A: Jean-Paul Conoscente, CEO of reinsurance at Scor Global P&C

    2018-10-21T06:14:00Z

    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

  • James Nash, Guy Carpenter
    Opinion

    Fast-growing cyber market brings opportunities and threats

    2018-10-21T06:14:00Z

    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…

  • Money
    Opinion

    Paying the price...

    2018-10-21T06:13:00Z

    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”.

  • Mind the Gap
    Opinion

    Closing the protection gap with public private enterprises

    2018-10-21T06:13:00Z

    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

  • Syndicate 4242 capacity
    Opinion

    Don’t mistake convergence for equality…

    2018-10-11T14:55:00Z

    Sometime between the sidecars rolling off the post-KRW production line in 2005 and the collapse of Lehman Bros three years later, it became fashionable to talk of convergence between the alternative and traditional cat reinsurance markets.