Features

  • People & Opinion

    Weblog

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    The latest insurance stories online

  • Supplements

    Power up

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    ERM ambitions are rising as firms upgrade their models. But don’t expect your standard computing networks to keep up

  • People & Opinion

    Monty

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    First class lounge? Check. Fine wine? Check. Life as a grounded passenger is tough, you know

  • People & Opinion

    Up the ladder

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    RFIB's Marshall King talks about his route to the top

  • Cedants

    Inner workings

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    The first stage of Solvency II is upon us and the countdown is on for cedants to get their internal models approved, writes David Banks. But what else do they have to plan for? We offer a guide through a changing reinsurance relationship

  • Claims

    Global warning

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    Three US Court of Appeals cases could open the floodgates to mass tort claims and immense liability, by holding greenhouse gas-spewing corporations responsible for climate change damage. Could reinsurers be facing the ‘new asbestos’?

  • News

    View from the market: GCC

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    Qatar is well placed to lead the charge of strong growth in the Middle East, writes Shashank Srivastava acting CEO of Qatar Financial Centre Authority.

  • Online only

    Leader: Room for doubt

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    There is still a great deal of uncertainty about future capital requirments under Solvency II

  • News

    Culture clash

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    A merger that looks great on paper can become unstuck when two disparate cultures collide, writes Muireann Bolger. Winning hearts and minds – one way or another – is vital to ensure a successful union

  • Lines & Risks

    City limits

    2010-05-03T00:00:00Z

    London, the grand dame of reinsurance is in danger of losing out to younger, more attractive markets, as companies lose patience with the UK’s burdensome tax and regulation. So what can the incoming government do to keep ’em sweet?