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Set Alert for Insurance Day Markets :: Casualty

Retro market will play key role in driving post-cat hardening

As this year's losses mount, an across-the-board hard market taking in insurance, reinsurance and retro becomes more likely

United States Casualty

US insurers face double whammy from cat hit and market weakness

Fundamentals were deteriorating before Hurricanes Harvey, Maria, Irma and the rest

United States Property

AIG gears up for M&A as Sifi designation lost

Group is expected to target 'a domestic small- to mid-sized commercial account insurer'
US States Property

Cleaning up ground pollution

Insurers need to respond more proactively to the demand by commercial real estate landlords for property covers that adequately address the environmental clean-up required by the regulator

Focus Casualty

Six key environmental liability trends in the US

The insurance industry needs to keep a close watch on these risks, all of which have the potential to be compounded by other, related environmental occurrences, including extreme weather events

Environment US States

Avoiding environmental liability in the hurricane season

The owners of a tanker or oil rig responsible for an oil spill in US waters as a result of hurricane activity can resort to an “Act of God” defence against the country’s strict environmental liability regime, but there are three key tests that will have to be passed

Losses Hurricane Season
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