Archive

  • Global Matters

    AIG staff to repay $80m of bonuses

    2009-04-14T00:00:00Z

    New York Attorney General expects to recoup bonuses, after he threatens legal action and public shaming. But he will take death threats into account.

  • Analysis

    The Zurich way

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Swiss insurer Zurich Financial Services Group has recovered from a tough period and is now looking to the future. Liz Booth interviewed Inga Beale about the company’s expansion strategy.

  • Features

    Waves of success

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    The groundwork for the Bermudian insurance industry was laid by some remarkably persistent pioneers, writes Roger Crombie.

  • Features

    New Rules

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    New regulations on financial statements, capital adequacy requirements, the Class 3 reclassification, and the SPI, are reviewed by Neil Horner and Natasha Scotland

  • Features

    No island is an island

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    EU mutual recognition provides both challenges and opportunities for Bermuda reinsurers, write Guy Soussan and Gavin Coull

  • Features

    Full of life

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Changing demographics present a major emerging risk for life (re)insurers. Helen Yates considers the challenge of insuring Asia’s aging population.

  • Industry Matters

    Double whammy hits US results

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    ‘The US property/ casualty industry is on pace to report its first year-end underwriting loss since 2005.’

  • Cover Story

    On course for mutual recognition

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Bermuda has set sail on a course for mutual recognition of its insurance rules with Europe and the US. David Sandham interviews the CEO of the Bermuda Monetary Authority.

  • Industry Matters

    Jurisdictions: choose with care

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    James Leabeater reflects on the recent legal case – now settled – between Allianz and the Korea National Insurance Corporation.

  • CEO Q&A

    CEO Q&A: Colin Bird

    2009-03-05T00:00:00Z

    An interview with Colin Bird, the chief executive officer of broker Besso Group.