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ID Comment: Re/insurers face extinction if they don’t adapt to climate change

Perhaps reinsurers should gather for talks, not in Monte Carlo and Baden-Baden, but in one of the vulnerable countries that suffer the most from floods, droughts and storms, despite contributing the least to climate change

Climate change International

ID Comment: Hannover Re's marine war exclusion gamble has not paid off

German reinsurance giant is looking to woo marine insurers after the market reacted negatively to its Russia-Ukraine-Belarus war exclusion

Europe Hannover Re

ID Comment: RenRe's Validus Re takeout could be a harbinger of the end of the hard cat market

As reinsurers enjoy the best market conditions in a decade, there is talk that fear is beginning to turn to greed and that capital may start returning to the sector. The end of the hard market may be closer than many expect

North America International

ID Comment: Is it time to call flood a primary peril?

Flood risk can be reduced or even prevented through the implementation of risk management strategies

ID Comment Property

ID Comment: The legacy market could help facilitate the transition to net zero

The legacy market could enjoy its most important role yet, as an engine to push re/insurers to net zero

International Climate change

ID Comment: Climate change shows history isn’t what it used to be

Planning for net zero requires a fresh approach to risk analysis

International ID Comment

ID Comment: Climate targets do not work without standards

Insurers must make sure the foundations of their emissions reduction goals are watertight

International Climate change

ID Comment: Insurers must teach the world how to navigate risk

World Economic Forum highlights the interconnectedness of shocks and threats, which insurers are well-placed to see

International ID Comment

ID Comment: How Bermuda can lead on climate risk

The island is seeking to enhance its position as the world’s risk capital to become the centre of climate risk finance

Climate change ID Comment

ID Comment: Signs of Hurricane Ian loss estimates softening

Some recent data points and commentary suggest insured losses from the devastating storm may not be as high as some fear

North America Hurricane Season

ID Comment: True gender equality will not happen until men have equal paternity leave

If the insurance industry is serious about gender equality it needs to recognise men and women should share equal responsibility at home and at work

International Diversity

ID Comment: Reinsurance sector faces some strong headwinds but it is not all doom and gloom

The global reinsurance sector could be turning a corner, with pricing improvements persisting for most lines and property catastrophe experiencing a hard market. But climate change, soaring inflation, investment market volatility and the Ukraine war pose challenges

International Reinsurance
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