Munich Re cooperates on groundbreaking transport technology

A technology that uses electromagnetic propulsion is both feasible and insurable, the company says

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Munich Re and Beazley highlight strong demand for broader cyber cover

Experts say there has been a significant shift in the pattern of demand

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HSB Survey: Half of U.S. Businesses Have Been Hacked

More than half of U.S. businesses (53 percent) have experienced a cyber attack in the past year, according to a survey of business executives released today by The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), part of . …

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Munich Re profit issues a sign of things to come?

There are a host of reinsurance firms that could soon be feeling the pinch

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Munich Re: A Reinsurer With Cushion to Withstand Hurricane Damage

Investors should see ’s profit warning after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as a buying opportunity.

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Munich Re Enlists Mobileye for Data on Commercial Autonomous Fleets

Auto insurers, faced with rising accident rates and the emergence of autonomous vehicles that could make them obsolete by removing human error, have reason to love and hate driverless technology. , the world’s biggest reinsurer, has decided to embrace …

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Munich Re says storms may erase profit, threaten 2017 target

, the world’s largest reinsurer, said storms led by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will probably wipe out third-quarter profit and threaten the company’s ability to meet its full-year earnings target.

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Guy Carpenter welcomes two additions to its Pacific business

A former boss takes on a role, while a former exec joins the firm’s advisory board

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Fitch: Profitability to weaken in European reinsurance

Ratings firm offers its outlook on , , and

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Munich Re profits slide – could London tower fire be to blame?

Chairman insists that the company has the right strategy despite slump

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Munich Re profits take a hit – is the Grenfell fire to blame?

Insurers may be concerned about climate change ripping holes in their balance sheets – but this reinsurer has had some pretty heavy man-made hits this year

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Munich Re and Aon shed light on Cyclone Debbie costs

Major reinsurer predicts cost of as report on natural disasters is released

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Munich Re hires former Allianz Canada CEO as Asia head

Firm hires former senior Allianz exec

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Amex invests in small business insurance venture

Credit card titan joins the likes of in investing in start-up

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Cyclone Debbie not enough to rock Munich Re’s profits

Firm still manages to enjoy massive leap in its operating results despite catastrophes

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Munich Re welcomes new board chairman

also marks the announcement of a share buyback programme

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Munich Re sees growth ahead for insurance industry

Major insurer gives its growth forecast for the industry and its positive news

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Less Interested in Self-Driving Cars, Older Drivers Embrace Auto Safety Technology

Older drivers are increasingly comfortable with and recognize the benefits of active safety technology, but they are still reluctant to relinquish total control to an autonomous vehicle, according to a nationwide survey by , of drivers age 65 …

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Bought By Many Uses Digital Model to Launch Insurance Products for Members

Bought By Many¸ a -based membership organization launched in 2012 with the aim of making the insurance industry more consumer-focused by making it fairer¸ has announced that it has launched its insurance products. Bought By Many serves as a broker helping members access insurance from its carrier partners for home¸ gadget¸ health¸ business¸ sports and leisure insurance. The company’s new line of pet insurance products is underwritten by Great Lakes Resinurance SE¸ a -based subsidiary of ¸ with whom Bought By Many co-designed the products around its customer experience.

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Munich Re profit declines on higher claims, falling prices

, the world’s biggest reinsurer, reported a bigger-than-expected drop in Q4 earnings as claims from natural disasters rose while prices continue to fall.

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