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Eduardo Pérez de Lema – CQ

Mapfre Re’s CEO ready to develop portfolio but warns structural changes needed at 1.1

2022-12-05T06:53:00+00:00

Mapfre Re will seek to develop its existing reinsurance portfolio and client base to capitalise on rising demand after securing an additional €250mn ($262mn) of funding, according to CEO Eduardo Pérez de Lema.

Andrew Horton – Aus cat risk – LV

QBE’s Horton: Industry “not getting pricing right” in world of more cat losses

2022-11-23T16:10:00+00:00

The industry’s failure to price cat risk appropriately over a number of years is why the market is only now “reacting quite heavily”, said QBE’s chief executive Andrew Horton. 

Andrew Horton – inflation – LV

QBE’s Horton: Inflation will “stick around” longer than banks predict it will

2022-11-22T10:39:00+00:00

Inflation is likely to be around for longer than most central banks and governments predict and the industry should be prepared for that, QBE’s chief executive Andrew Horton has warned.

Vince Tizzio – CQ

Axis’ Tizzio: E&S rates show “continued firming” in response to loss cost trends and nat cats

2022-11-17T01:03:00+00:00

Axis is looking to grow its E&S books as it continues to expand its wholesale division, supported by firming rates stemming from an uptick in nat cat losses and loss cost trends, the company’s Vincent Tizzio has said.

Natalia Dorfman – CQ

Kita’s Dorfman: Growth in carbon insurance crucial to delivery of offset solutions

2022-11-16T08:33:00+00:00

The insurance industry must enhance its footprint in the carbon offsetting space by financing solutions made possible with more readily available pricing data to help accelerate the removal of carbon from the atmosphere, Kita CEO Natalia Dorfman has said. 

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Gurpreet Johal – CQ

Deloitte’s Johal: Reinsurance market heading towards “bifurcation”

2022-10-24T11:50:00+01:00

Larger reinsurers will ramp up efforts to service more diverse markets and products while smaller players will focus on specialisation in a bifurcation of the reinsurance industry as it faces “one of its most important tipping points”, Deloitte partner Gurpreet Johal has predicted.

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Andrew Horton – Aus cat risk – LV

QBE’s Horton: Industry “not getting pricing right” in world of more cat losses

2022-11-23T16:10:00+00:00

The industry’s failure to price cat risk appropriately over a number of years is why the market is only now “reacting quite heavily”, said QBE’s chief executive Andrew Horton.