Demand will slump but industry will recover strongly: Swiss Re
The industry’s capital position means it should be able to handle the COVID-19 shock, says reinsurer’s chief economist.
Insurers ‘can aid fast-track COVID-19 recovery’ says Lloyd’s
Comprehensive approach outlines range of medium and long-term insurance solutions for COVID-19 challenges and beyond.
COVER STORY: POST-COVID 19
Will normal service ever be resumed?
How insurers might make the best of the recovery in a new reality that is still evolving.
When specialty exposure became a cat risk
Data on how aviation exposure values have shifted have revealed an issue that could trip up unwary insurers.
Who will be the winners and losers?
Expectations of a hardening market are driving a growing trend for equity raises.
California’s refund orders
Department of Insurance orders demanding that insurers refund policyholders may not be as draconian as they first seem.
The vital role of policymakers
Policymakers hold the key to achieving the best possible post-recession recovery, and they need to step up.
Blockchain: driving growth
Blockchain has the potential to do more than cut costs—it can also be used to drive growth.
Overcoming the lack of data
Demand for protection could represent a prime opportunity for a rethink of cyber underwriting.
AI: the business and career coach
AI offers an opportunity to boost the skills and value of underwriters, by providing on-the-job learning.