Archive

  • 777 Re demoted again as illiquid asset problem lingers

    19 February 2024

    AM Best wants decrease to affiliated investments to boost 777 Re's capitalisation

  • Investments in private alternatives and related structures "not necessarily bad", BMA says

    26 October 2023

    Bermuda's regulator was speaking at Insurance Risk and Capital Bermuda 2023 conference

  • Comment - As Blackstone helps Clive Cowdery invest, watch Resolution Life's market risk

    25 January 2023

    Blackstone's existing portfolio for Bermudian Harrington Re suggests a very active approach to origination and reallocation of GA

  • Unbundling risk, liquidity and alternatives in Bermuda

    14 December 2022

    On the back of the regulator's announcement of its intention to ramp up scrutiny on Bermudians' illiquid investments, insurers discuss their approach to alternative asset classes and the 'loose' concept of illiquidity. Vincent Huck reports

  • Beware the unintended consequences of good intent

    30 November 2022

    Panellists at Insurance Risk and Capital 2022 conference Bermuda have warned of the complexity of integrating climate change considerations in their business and the difficulty to communicate on those externally. Vincent Huck reports.

  • Chart of the week - How Bermudian CIOs assess potential impact of global warming, 2021

    10 December 2021

    Insurers' CIOs in Bermuda turn their thoughts to another 'high watermark'

  • Bermudian regulator to enhance oversight of risky assets

    23 March 2021

    BMA says greater oversight needed as insurers branch into new assets to combat low yields

  • Bermuda captive insurers' share of BBB-rated investments doubled in two years

    07 July 2020

    Regulator still confident in sector resilience