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Global Insurance Trends 29.08.2017

Posted September 8, 2017 Category:

This week, Fitch Ratings said it expected consolidation in the reinsurance market. According to Consumer Intelligence, UK home insurance premiums are rising at their fastest rate for three years.

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Global Insurance Trends 05.09.2017

Posted September 8, 2017 Category:

This week, Hurricane Harvey hogged the headlines. CoreLogic, Air Worldwide, and RMS reported their estimates of economic losses but it is still far from clear how much it will cost the insurance industry.

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Global Insurance Trends 22.08.2017

Posted September 1, 2017 Category:

This week, a Swiss Re sigma report estimated global total economic losses from natural catastrophes of $44bn in the first half, which compared to a ten-year average of $120bn.

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Global Insurance Trends 15.08.2017

Posted September 1, 2017 Category:

This week, It was the turn of the life insurers to hog the headlines, and not only interim financials. Aegon is to offload its Irish book to Athene Holding and sell a major financial advisor in Holland.

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Global Insurance Trends 08.08.2017

Posted August 9, 2017 Category:

Clyde & Co research showed that insurance M&A activity worldwide had continued its downward trend in the first half of 2017. Beazley released its Breach Insights findings for the first six months based on client data, and Standard & Poor’s said in a new report that the global life reinsurance sector’s operating conditions look promising.

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Global Insurance Trends 01.08.2017

Posted August 3, 2017 Category:

This week, the Financial Conduct Authority published proposals to extend the Senior Managers and Certification Regime to almost all regulated firms which will impact insurers.

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Global Insurance Trends 25.07.2017

Posted July 25, 2017 Category:

This week, The Insurance Development Forum, at the annual International Insurance Society(IIS) Global Insurance Forum in London, applauded UK and Germany leadership to address the disaster coverage gap – a Centre for Global Disaster Protection is to be set up in London.

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