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Simon Hedley – Acrisure Re

Acrisure Re’s Hedley: Certain reinsurers taking a “proactive” view of cyber

2021-09-28T08:52:00+01:00

Acrisure Re CEO Simon Hedley has commented that some reinsurers are still seeing opportunity in the cyber market despite others remaining cautious, while the discipline in the casualty market means conditions in that space should stay positive for the next “year or two”.

Randy Fuller and Chris Ross – GC

Guy Carp’s Fuller: Property reinsurers remain disciplined despite excess capacity

2021-09-27T03:57:00+01:00

Excess property reinsurance capacity may have reached levels historically associated with soft markets, but carriers have maintained pricing discipline and their appetite for catastrophe risk remains “very strong”, according to Guy Carpenter’s North America Property Center of Excellence head Randy Fuller.

Isabelle Santenac – EY

EY’s Santenac: Sector “ready and willing” to act on sustainability transition

2021-09-27T01:58:00+01:00

The global (re)insurance industry has sent a clear message that it is both ready and willing to redirect capital to aid the transition towards net zero but concerns over adequate returns may slow progress, according to EY’s global insurance leader Isabelle Santenac.

Spotlight on Bermuda

Spotlight on Bermuda

2021-09-24T12:31:00+01:00

In our latest virtual debate as part of #ReinsuranceMonth, our panellists agreed the Bermuda market is poised to take greater advantage of the opportunities residing in the industry and to step up to the challenges both innovatively and competitively.

Ann Haugh – Axis

Axis Re’s Haugh: Property renewals could go down to the wire

2021-09-24T07:43:00+01:00

Axis Re’s Ann Haugh has warned this year’s renewal discussions could go down to the wire as underwriters seek out opportunities that will provide a “solid return” for shareholders.

ReinsuranceMonth-weekly-edition-pdf

Welcome to the fourth #ReinsuranceMonth edition, your weekly digest of the latest news, intelligence, viewpoints, debate, and analysis on the global P&C reinsurance industry throughout September.

Virtual debates

  • Spotlight on Bermuda

    Spotlight on Bermuda

    2021-09-24T12:31:00+01:00

    In our latest virtual debate as part of #ReinsuranceMonth, our panellists agreed the Bermuda market is poised to take greater advantage of the opportunities residing in the industry and to step up to the challenges both innovatively and competitively.

  • ILS- Navigating the normal world – Blue

    ILS: Navigating the new normal

    2021-09-16T15:22:00+01:00

    Following a string of developing loss events across the world, The Insurer invited a quartet of industry experts to discuss how these will impact the ILS space, in addition to some of the biggest themes dominating this growing segment.

  • Reinsurance Month - Debate One index

    Reinsurance: navigating a complex landscape in the run-up to 1.1

    2021-09-01T00:41:00+01:00

    As discussions get under way ahead of 1 January, The Insurer hosted a virtual panel debate to check the pulse of the market and discuss some of the biggest issues that are shaping the forthcoming renewals.

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Viewpoint

  • Ida collage

    Building community financial resilience

    2021-09-22T12:20:00+01:00By Jake Clark, managing director, public sector segment, Guy Carpenter; Alton Byrd, senior vice president, public sector segment, Guy Carpenter

    Guy Carpenter’s Jake Clark and Alton Byrd highlight how the industry can provide solutions to build resilience in the aftermath of disasters.

  • Woman surfer EY

    The customer growth opportunity for insurers in emerging markets

    2021-09-22T12:18:00+01:00By Isabelle Santenac, EY global insurance leader and Bernhard Klein Wassink, EY global insurance customer & growth leader

    Consumers in emerging markets will hold the key to growth for some insurers, according to Isabelle Santenac and Bernhard Klein Wassink.

  • Analytics

    The future of broker analytics

    2021-09-22T12:17:00+01:00By Ed Messer, head of analytics, Gallagher Re

    Gallagher Re’s Ed Messer examines the state of the industry and where we can improve it.

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