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Descartes Underwriting launched as parametric, data-driven MGA

Descartes Underwriting has been launched as a start-up insurance technology (insurtech) managing general agency (MGA) with a focus on parametric and data-driven risk transfer products and an ambition to utilise the ILS market as a source of capacity.Launching Descartes Underwriting is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tanguy Touffut, who was previously read the full article →

Sydney hail storm property loss estimated at A$635m: PERILS

The property loss caused by the December hail storm in Sydney and the surrounding area of Australia is estimated to have caused an insurance and reinsurance market loss of A$635 million (US$462m) by PERILS AG.The catastrophe insurance data and loss estimate provider only tracks property losses in Australia, hence its read the full article →

Storm Friederike industry loss finalised at $1.9bn by PERILS

The insurance and reinsurance industry loss estimate for extratropical cyclone, or European windstorm, Friederike (also known as David), has been finalised at roughly $1.9 billion (EUR 1.672bn).European windstorm Friederike struck the northern areas of Europe in January 2018, causing significant property damage as it tracked across countries including the British read the full article →