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AJG acquires Louisiana-based crop specialist

The Kirksey Agency operates across the South Central U.S.

Aventus to launch in wholesale market

Retail-focussed operating system provider to expand scope with hires.

Convex Group announces CEO appointments

Executives to take the reins of subsidiaries in Bermuda and London.

Why risk-aware strategies are as important as ever

With the COVID-19 crisis continuing to lead to economic turmoil, insurers are taking a more risk-aware approach to their investment strategies, according to BlackRock.

Swiss Re: This is why there is a growing need for structu...

Blog from Peter Liebwein, Swiss Re's Global Head P&C Structured Solutions.

Moody’s: P&C insurers face large losses from wildfires

The 2020 wildfire season in the Western U.S. could be an expensive one.

Ki raises $500m with Blackstone and Fairfax backing

Capital to fund rapid growth to significant scale, group says.

LIVE: Rendez-Vous Reporter Daily 4

Fourth and final Reactions daily packed full of interviews and analysis released today.

Aon adds Pett to Bermuda reinsurance team

Joins from Nephila Capital as a Vice President and broker.

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How data can help insurers tackle the complexities of flood

By Arno Hilberts, Vice President – Model Development at RMS; Steffi Uhlemann-Elmer, Director – Product Management at RMS.

Adjusting amid the pandemic

Virtual property claims inspection technology matures just in time, given COVID-19 risks, says QBE.

CAT insurance: solutions for weathering the storms

Orchid Insurance fills in coverage gaps for residential, commercial property owners.

COVID-19 impact in other sectors can infect insurance industry

Kroll Bond Rating Agency's (KBRA) Peter Giacone on how second and third order impacts of the pandemic will affect the insurance industry.

How European insurance regulators are responding to climate risk

By Michael Lewis, Head of ESG Thematic Research; Murray Birt, Senior ESG Strategist; Marlon Rockenfeller, Head of Insurance Strategy & Advisory, EMEA & APA; and Thomas Gillmann, Insurance Strategy & Advisory, EMEA & APAC.

Silent cyber – no longer silent?

Guy Carpenter executives explain how carriers’ appetite and new case law have led to clearer affirmation in cyber policies.

Editor's note: You get what you pay for

Granting coverage that wasn't accounted for is wrong in every sense of the word.

Building the Future

The need for U.S. infrastructure investment is now greater than ever, says Swiss Re's Greg Schiffer.

Be strong. Be fair. Be creative.

Reactions’ Editor-in-Chief on why right now, a little mercy can go a long way.

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Catlin: Pool Re could be holding company for Pandemic Re

Terrorism reinsurance mutual could be the basis of a wider systemic risk reinsurer of last resort.

Life’s a Beach

Rise in demand, Aon/Willis deal paint a rosier picture for reinsurance broking, says Beach CEO Jason Howard.

Postlewhite: Leading in the age of COVID-19

QBE Re’s new Managing Director discusses taking on the position during the coronavirus and how it will affect the reinsurance sector.

Keeping up with the complex risk landscape as a CRO

Today’s chief risk officers operate in a more dynamic environment than ever, says Frieder Knüpling, Group CRO at SCOR and chair of the CRO Forum.

BGCI: Coronavirus won't halt M&A plans

Broking group eyes opportunities from the Aon-Willis merger, including Miller.

Changing risks, challenging times

Alan Jay Kaufman, Chairman, President and CEO of H.W. Kaufman Group, discusses the current state of the market and mitigating against COVID-19 developments.

Inefficiencies need not be endemic of Lloyd's - Victor

New syndicate 2288 will be about “trying to reinvent insurance for the modern age,” says Victor International’s president.

When is a Hippo a unicorn?

A look at the homeowners InsurTech’s latest plans, which include expanding its footprint with a bit of assistance.

Saying ‘Hello’ in LatAm

Industry veteran Manuel Almenara discusses Hello ZUM, an InsurTech solution designed as a distribution facilitation tool.

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September 2020

 

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  • Reinsurance renewals in focus 
  • CEO Risk Forum 2020
  • London Market Awards gallery and round-up

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