Rate increases unlikely to stick without above-average losses: Goldman Sachs

Reinsurance rate increases secured so far in 2019 are unlikely to persist through to the June 2020 renewals unless we see another above-average catast

BMS gets investment from Canadian pension BCI and P/E investor PCP

Insurance and reinsurance broking group BMS is taking a major capital injection thanks to new investments from institutions that value the brokerage a

Typhoon Jebi industry loss may settle at $15bn to $16bn: Analysts

The insurance and reinsurance industry wide loss from Japanese typhoon Jebi looks destined to rise even further, with analysts saying that industry pa

PERILS acquires Canadian loss & exposure data firm CatIQ

PERILS AG, the Zurich headquartered provider of catastrophe loss data and indices, has announced that it has acquired Canadian loss and exposure data

Changed view of risk to help rate increases persist into 2020: KBW

Reinsurance rate increases seen so far in 2019 are now expected to persist into 2020, according to analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW), who

TWIA pleased with $2.1bn pro-rata reinsurance & cat bond program

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) has successfully secured its planned $2.1 billion reinsurance and catastrophe bond program for the 20