Advertise with Reinsurance News

Menu

Reinsurance News

Reinsurance News – Friday 2nd December 2016

2nd December 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 2nd December 2016: Krefta to become CEO of Hiscox Bermuda, Hiscox Re & ILS Insurer and reinsurer Hiscox has announced that Jeremy Pinchin is to return to London, and leave his position as CEO of Hiscox Bermuda and CEO of Hiscox Re and ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 1st December 2016

1st December 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 1st December 2016: NZ quake to cost re/insurers up to NZ$5bn, business interruption key New Zealand's Reserve Bank has said that the recent magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck the Kaikoura area of New Zealand could result in an insurance and reinsurance bill of as ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 30th November 2016

30th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 30th November 2016: Arch Capital to raise $950 million to help finance United Guaranty deal Arch Capital Group Ltd. is looking to raise $950 million in debt to help finance its acquisition of AIG's United Guaranty division. The firm also revealed that some ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 29th November 2016

29th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 29th November 2016: AXIS Capital to acquire aviation re/insurer Aviabel AXIS Capital has announced the acquisition of general aviation insurance and reinsurance entity Aviabel, which will help the firm expand its presence in the global aviation marketplace. Willis Re names James ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Monday 28th November 2016

28th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Monday 28th November 2016: January reinsurance renewal pricing outlook uncertain: Hannover Re As the softening reinsurance market enters into its fifth year, pricing and rates in the industry may struggle to remain flat at the key 1/1 2017 renewals period, according to reinsurer ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Friday 25th November 2016

25th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 25th November 2016: Protectionism hurts ability to close insurance coverage gap: Swiss Re Reinsurance giant Swiss Re recently highlighted how protectionist practices are having a detrimental impact on the ability of global insurers and reinsurers to close the protection gap. Pool ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 24th November 2016

24th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 24th November 2016: PERILS almost doubles Italy quake loss estimate to EUR66m PERILS has announced that it has nearly doubled its insured industry loss estimate for the magnitude 6.2 earthquake that struck Italy in August, to €66 million. IRDAI establishes committee ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 23rd November 2016

23rd November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 23rd November 2016: Re/insurance headwinds to persist, but growth expected in 2017: Swiss Re Headwinds in the global insurance and reinsurance industry are expected to persist in 2017, but growth in both emerging and advanced markets is also expected, according to reinsurance ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 22nd November 2016

22nd November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 22nd November 2016: Expected to be second-costliest year on record for Japan quake as magnitude 7.4 strikes coast Japan has been hit by another earthquake, which struck off the coast of the Fukushima prefecture, resulting in a tsunami warning for the region, ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Monday 21st November 2016

21st November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Monday 21st November 2016: Performance “really matters” for reinsurance ratings: Holzberger, A.M. Best According to A.M. Best's Chief Rating Officer, Stefan Holzberger, the capitalisation of reinsurers in the softening marketplace wont' be the main driver of ratings, but instead it's the performance of ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Friday 18th November 2016

18th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 18th November 2016: New Zealand quake estimated at up to $3.5bn industry loss The magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck the southern island of New Zealand recently could cost the insurance and reinsurance industry as much as $3.5 billion, according to AIR Worldwide. ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 17th November 2016

17th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 17th November 2016: Hannover Re to target emerging risks in India in Q1 2017 One of the world's largest reinsurance companies, Hannover Re, expects to start writing business in India during the first-quarter of 2017, and will focus on emerging risks in the ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 16th November 2016

16th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 16th November 2016: Reinsurance to pay for some of NZ quakes, factors could complicate According to reports reinsurance is expected to pay for some of the damage caused by the recent earthquakes in New Zealand, as local insurers have low deductibles and the ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 15th November 2016

15th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 15th November 2016: Argo Group buys Ariel Re for $235 million, advances strategic plan Bermudian insurer and reinsurer Argo Group has announced the acquisition of Ariel Re for $235 million in cash. The deal is subject to regulatory approval but is expected to ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Monday 14th November 2016

14th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Monday 14th November 2016: New Zealand struck by magnitude 7.8 earthquake, damage reported Late Sunday evening, local New Zealand time, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck around 95km from Christchurch, causing a tsunami warning and was followed by a number of major aftershocks. Reinsurance industry ... Read the full article

Getting your daily reinsurance news from Reinsurance News is a simple way to receive only the reinsurance industry news that matters, delivered directly to your email inbox.

  • Only email is mandatory, but the more you tell us about yourself the better we can serve you in future!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.