Market sources are seeing a push back from carriers on paying claims. The tactic carries significant risk, and we see three key takeaways.
by IPC Research | November 18, 2019
Amid an environment of rampant social inflation, one of the best indicators of risk is how much growth was written in problematic lines during the soft market years.
by IPC Research | November 14, 2019
New inflation data shows continued pricing declines and rising average severity. Margin pressures continue to build as the spread widens, and frequency remains the wildcard.
by IPC Research | November 13, 2019
On Wednesday, Progressive reported earnings for October, including a continued deterioration in its commercial auto segment and lower catastrophe losses. All in, the underlying loss ratio deteriorated Read more
by IPC Research | November 11, 2019
After two quarters of pouring cold water on price firming, brokers have changed their framing of the market in Q3.
by IPC Research | November 10, 2019
With the re-underwriting in full swing, expenses and capital allocation questions now loom over AIG’s operating turnaround…
by IPC Research | November 5, 2019
Argo CEO Mark Watson III is stepping down with immediate effect. We see four key takeaways.
by IPC Research | October 31, 2019
Willis’ in-line print provided a perfect opportunity to test the elevated market expectations on brokers’ operating performance
by IPC Research | October 30, 2019
On its Q3 earnings call on Tuesday, MMC played up revenue synergies following vivid signs that JLT cost synergies are already working out.
Surround executive Kate Terry blamed the capacity drought on an earlier generation of startups during an event in New York.
More than a dozen stopgap measures have been enacted since funding for the scheme expired in 2017.
The Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (Tripa) will now go before the US Senate.
Former global A&H head Jeff Herman has also left the role this month after more than two years with the firm.
The arrangement will allow CAC to offer lending capability to back M&A, growth capital and recapitalisations.
Mikio Okumura takes the CEO job, while Frudd will retain responsibility for overseas M&A and be a special adviser to the group CEO.