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Allstate reports April cat losses of $316m

20th May 2022

Allstate says that it has estimated catastrophe losses for the month of April of $316 million or $250 million, after-tax. The company said that catastrophe losses in April included fourteen events, primarily wind, hail and tornadoes in Texas and the southeast – estimated at $299 million, plus unfavourable reserve re-estimates for ... Read the full article

Allstate raises catastrophe reinsurance coverage by $850m

5th May 2022

US primary insurer Allstate has expanded its per-occurrence Nationwide Excess Catastrophe Reinsurance programme for 2022-2023 to provide coverage up to $6.614 billion of losses, less a $500 million retention. In Q1 2022, Allstate completed the renewal of some of its catastrophe reinsurance placements for 2022-2023, specifically its Nationwide Excess Catastrophe Reinsurance ... Read the full article

Allstate profits dip amid inflation re-alignment

5th May 2022

Allstate has seen a drop in income and a small 0.9% dip in its consolidated revenues for the first quarter of 2022, as the company attempts to meet the challenge of inflation by re-aligning its business practices. Tom Wilson, Chair, President and CEO of The Allstate Corporation, explained that his company ... Read the full article

Allstate reports March cat losses of $227m

22nd April 2022

Allstate says that it has estimated catastrophe losses for the month of March of $227m or $179m, after-tax. The company said that March catastrophe losses included six events, primarily tornado and wind in Texas and the southeast, estimated at $246m, plus favorable reserve reestimates for prior events. Catastrophe losses for the ... Read the full article

Allstate promotes Terrance Williams to President as Civgin retires

13th April 2022

US primary insurer Allstate has announced that Terrance Williams will be promoted to President, Protection Products and Services, effective May 1. Williams’ promotion comes after Vice Chair and CEO, Protection Products and Services, Don Civgin, has announced his decision to retire after a distinguished 13-year career at Allstate. Civgin joined Allstate as ... Read the full article

Allstate reports YoY growth in revenues of 20.7%

3rd February 2022

The Allstate Corporation has reported a YoY increase in revenues of 20.7% in its latest results. The insurance giant reported that its consolidated revenues rose from $41,909m across the whole of 2020 to $50,588m in 2021. It was also reported by the firm that its Q4 revenues in 2021 were 18.7% higher ... Read the full article

Marshall Fire & December tornadoes drive Allstate’s $528m Q4 catastrophe bill

20th January 2022

US primary insurer Allstate has pre-announced fourth-quarter 2021 catastrophe losses of $528 million, pre-tax, the majority of which came in December following the impacts of the Marshall Fire in Colorado and a series of tornadoes. In December, Allstate's catastrophe losses hit a total of $411 million, pre-tax ($325m after-tax), of which ... Read the full article

Allstate posts underwriting loss of $534m for Q3

4th November 2021

US primary insurer Allstate has posted an underwriting loss of $534 million during the third quarter of Q3, after incurring $1.27 billion of catastrophe losses for the period. Allstate warned ahead of the huge catastrophe loss bill last month, which included around $631 million of losses from Hurricane Ida, after ... Read the full article

Allstate finalises sale of life arm to Blackstone

2nd November 2021

US primary insurance carrier, The Allstate Corporation, has completed the sale of Allstate Life Insurance Company (ALIC) and certain subsidiaries to entities managed by private equity investment giant, Blackstone. First announced in January 2021, the deal involved total proceeds of $4 billion, which included Blackstone’s $2.8 billion purchase price, as ... Read the full article

Allstate reports Q3 cat losses of $1.3bn

21st October 2021

US primary insurer Allstate has recorded total catastrophe losses of $1.3 billion for the third quarter of 2021, pre-tax, after taking $165 million in the month of September. Catastrophe losses in September were estimated at $103 million, plus reinsurance reinstatement premium and modest unfavorable reserve re-estimates. Two large wind/hail events, primarily impacting ... Read the full article

Allstate completes sale of New York Life and Annuity Businesses

4th October 2021

The Allstate Corporation has obtained all required regulatory approvals and closed the sale of Allstate Life Insurance Company of New York to Wilton Re for $400 million. Earlier this year, Allstate agreed to sell Allstate Life Insurance Company to Everlake US Holdings Company, an entity managed by Blackstone Group. This separate transaction ... Read the full article

Reinsurers to take major share of Allstate’s $1.4bn hurricane Ida loss

16th September 2021

The Allstate Corporation has announced estimated gross losses of approximately USD 1.4 billion for the impacts of Hurricane Ida, with the company set to retain USD 631 million, pre-tax (USD 498mn after-tax) of this total thanks to its reinsurance protection. The U.S. primary insurer notes that Ida impacted 19 states with ... Read the full article

Allstate braced for $227mn July cat losses

19th August 2021

US primary insurer Allstate has announced July catastrophe losses totalling an estimated $227 million, or $179 million after-tax. July saw 18 events rack up $211 million in losses, plus unfavourable prior period reserve estimates. In contrast, losses from the prior year period were $145 million and driven by hurricane Hanna and two ... Read the full article

Allstate fills reinsurance tower gap, bolsters Florida progam

5th August 2021

US primary insurer Allstate has successfully filled out a $400 million gap fill layer of protection in the per occurrence tower for its Nationwide excess catastrophe reinsurance program, while also significantly expanding its Florida coverage. The company recently disclosed that it had eroded $253 million of its 2019-1 Sanders ... Read the full article

Allstate’s Q2 net income reaches $1.6bn

5th August 2021

Allstate has announced a second quarter net income applicable to common shareholders of $1.6 billion, up from the $1.2 billion announced in the prior year quarter. This upswing was primarily driven by higher performance-based investment income results. Adjusted net income of $1.1 billion, increased $333 million compared to the prior year quarter. Allstate ... Read the full article