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Bermuda well positioned for post-cat rate rises

But the key uncertainty remains the appetite of alternative capital, which has taken up to 25% of the total cat bill
Reinsurance Companies House

Set Alert for Insurance Day Markets :: Reinsurance

Loss bill questions blur renewal clarity

Underwriters have to plan for 2018 lacking crucial information

North America Europe

Cedants expect modest rate hikes as renewals near

A quarter of cedants on loss-affected lines expect see no more than 5% hike in reinsurance prices, a new survey has revealed

North America Property

IAG adds to whole account quota share deals to avoid cat rate hikes

Deals with Munich Re, Swiss Re and Hannover Re add to Berkshire Hathaway quota-share
Asia Pacific Insurance Australia Group

Alternative capital to take $29bn hit from Q3 cats: Jefferies

Traditional re/insurers' reported losses will rise in coming quarters to cover a $20bn gap, analysts say
North America Property

Brit to relocate reinsurer to Bermuda

Move is in line with company's focus on US market
North America Bermuda

Markel CatCo appoints chief executive for Bermuda

Alissa Fredricks will also retain her previous responsibilities overseeing the group’s portfolio and all underwriting activity

North America Markel
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