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2017 catastrophes will send global insurance and reinsurance losses over $100 billion

Fitch forecasts showed that this could be a record year for losses and they could be as great as $190 billion. Catastrophe global insurance and…

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Terrorism insurance policies sought by Pakistani corporations

Some strategic moves have been made within the country in order to help to mitigate the terror risk. The chief regulator in Pakistan has been…

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Climate change and the insurance industry

Insurance industry shows concern over climate change Climate change is often a controversial topic, especially when it comes to whether or not humans are having…

Insurers show tentative interest in New Zealand insurance market nearly a year after devastating earthquake

A devastating earthquake struck New Zealand early this year, causing widespread damage throughout the region of Canterbury. In the wake of the quake, insurance companies…

Thailand floods could cost the global insurance industry $10 billion

Devastating floods in Thailand may have a global impact, according to insurers. Thailand is a critical point in the global supply chain, says Gary Lynch,…

Coalition for Competitive Insurance Rates oppose new laws for foreign reinsurance companies

Two laws currently before Congress have found opposition from the Coalition for Competitive Insurance Rates, a group of businesses and consumers that rely on low…

Reinsurance industry may be facing troubling times despite recent victories

After facing uncertain and worrisome times in 2008 and 2009, the global reinsurance industry has been enjoying the relative successes of the past two years.…