MS Amlin has appointed Dr Jessica Turner as head of risk analytics, effective from 26 June 2023. She joins MS Amlin from Guy Carpenter where she spent over four years as managing director and head of international catastrophe advisory.
The four major European reinsurers, Hannover Re, Munich Re, SCOR and Swiss Re, reported lower earnings for 2022 as high inflation, rising interest rates and climate-related costs led to lower underwriting and investment results, Fitch Ratings says in a new report.
The International Insurance Society (IIS) has named Dr Chang-Jae Shin, MD, the trailblazing chairman and CEO of the Korea-based Kyobo Life Insurance Company, the 2023 Insurance Hall of Fame Laureate.
From the failure of banks like SVB and Signature Bank in the US to the takeover of Credit Suisse, crisis in the banking sector has raised concerns of the start of another financial crisis.
The hard market in (re)insurance is expected to continue, based on increased demand for coverage and because of inflation-driven higher values of insured assets, says Swiss Re Institute (SRI) in a new report.
Mr Daniel Wang, executive director - Insurance, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), has been named the new chair of the UNDP-convened Sustainable Insurance Forum (SIF).
Global electronics industry is likely to face a threat from semiconductor supply chain according to a new report by Lloyd's and WTW.
The global demand for fresh water will exceed supply by 40% by 2030 according to a new report released by the Global Commission on the Economics of Water.
Less than 1% of the world's population breathes pollution-free air - and Asian countries face some of the most severe health risks due to polluted air according to a new study.
Driven by a combination of rising sea levels and climate change, destructive hurricanes and tropical storms could become far more likely to hit coastal areas in quick succession according to new research by Princeton University.