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Reinsurance News – Friday 16th September 2016

16th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 16th September 2016: Bottom of the soft market is very close, or already here: Swiss Re CUO The bottom of the softening reinsurance cycle is either very close, or is already here, explained Swiss Re's CUO Matthias Weber at the 2016 Monte ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 15th September 2016

15th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 15th September 2016: Reinsurers only profitable due to low catastrophe experience: S&P Ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has said that in more recent times, reinsurers have only managed to remain profitable because of low catastrophe losses and higher reserve releases. Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 14th September 2016

14th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 14th September 2016: It's day four of the 2016 Monte Carlo Reinsurance Rendez-vous, the 60th anniversary of the reinsurance, insurance and more recently insurance-linked securities (ILS) meeting in the south of France. Here's all the latest coverage from our sister publication Artemis around the 2016 ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 13th September 2016

13th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 13th September 2016: It's day three of the 2016 Monte Carlo Reinsurance Rendez-vous, the 60th anniversary of the reinsurance, insurance and more recently insurance-linked securities (ILS) meeting in the south of France. Here's all the latest coverage from our sister publication Artemis around the 2016 ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Monday 12th September 2016

12th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Monday 12th September 2016: It's day two of the 2016 Monte Carlo Reinsurance Rendez-vous, the 60th anniversary of the reinsurance, insurance and more recently insurance-linked securities (ILS) meeting in the south of France. Here's all the latest coverage from our sister publication Artemis around the 2016 ... Read the full article

Monte Carlo Rendez-vous Reinsurance News

11th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Sunday 11th September 2016: The 2016 Monte Carlo Reinsurance Rendez-vous is underway, the 60th anniversary of the reinsurance, insurance and more recently insurance-linked securities (ILS) meeting in the south of France, where market participants discuss prospects for the next major reinsurance renewal season. To get up ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Friday 9th September 2016

9th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 9th September 2016: Italy quake insured losses not expected to exceed EUR200m: S&P Global financial services rating agency S&P has announced that gross insurance industry losses from the recent earthquake that impacted part of Italy, are not expected to exceed €200 million. ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 8th September 2016

8th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 8th September 2016: Too early to call the bottom for catastrophe reinsurance prices: Moody’s Analysts at Moody's Investors Service have said that despite signs of pricing pressures easing across the property catastrophe space, it's “too early to call the bottom” of the pricing ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 7th September 2016

7th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 7th September 2016: Global reinsurance industry returns will continue to weaken: S&P Global reinsurance industry returns will likely fall further in the coming months as the softening reinsurance market cycle has persisted longer than many in the space had anticipated, according to ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 6th September 2016

6th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 6th September 2016: Only the costliest catastrophe could turn reinsurance pricing: RBC RBC Capital Markets has said that only the costliest catastrophe event could turn reinsurance pricing, despite losses in the first-half of 2016 being above the long-term average. Lloyd's ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Monday 5th September 2016

5th September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Monday 5th September 2016: Hermine re/insurance loss estimated up to $500m by Karen Clark & Co Up to Friday evening hurricane Hermine is estimated to have caused an insurance and reinsurance industry loss approaching $500m, with economic loss approaching $1 billion, according to Karen ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Friday 2nd September 2016

2nd September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Friday 2nd September 2016: Reinsurance is on the edge of profitability There's an expectation that a normalised year for catastrophe losses could see some reinsurers begin to report unprofitability, as the series of market headwinds persists. Tokio Marine in talks to ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 1st September 2016

1st September 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 1st September 2016: Hermine forecast to break Florida’s hurricane drought Tropical depression 9 has now reached tropical storm status and been named tropical storm Hermine. The storm is tracking towards Florida and expected to intensify to hurricane strength before making landfall, breaking ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Wednesday 31st August 2016

31st August 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Wednesday 31st August 2016: 10% of Italy earthquake economic loss to be re/insured: A.M. Best Global ratings agency A.M. Best has estimated that roughly 10% of the total economic loss from the recent earthquake that struck Italy will be covered by insurers and ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 30th August 2016

30th August 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 30th August 2016: “Steep decline” in reinsurance operating results in H1 2016: Fitch Ratings agency Fitch has noted that reinsurers' operating results saw a steep decline in the first-half of 2016, as return on average common equity (ROAE) fell by 36% on ... Read the full article

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