Technology has more value to add across reinsurance chain: Webcast

As reinsurance market modernisation and digitalisation continues apace, there are still a lot more gains to be made and as a result the industry can expect to unlock greater value and insight across the entire market chain, according to speakers in our recent live webcast. Last week, we hosted a live read the full article →

Tremor enables real-time reinsurance placement analysis with X-Ray

Tremor Technologies, the insurtech with a technology-based programmatic insurance and reinsurance risk transfer marketplace, believes the reinsurance market will be unrecognisable a few years from now, as participants move towards trading more efficiently with the help of its software. Tremor has announced the launch of another valuable feature for its clients, read the full article →

Tremor enables real-time collaboration on reinsurance placements

Tremor Technologies, the insurtech with a technology-based programmatic insurance and reinsurance risk transfer marketplace, has added another innovative feature to its software, now launching Tremor Blackboard™ a real-time collaboration tool so remote and global teams can work together on their reinsurance placements. Tremor Blackboard™ makes it possible for ceded reinsurance teams read the full article →

Tremor enhances risk transfer user experience with Marketplace 2.0

Tremor Technologies, the insurtech with a technology-based programmatic insurance and reinsurance risk transfer marketplace, has announced the launch of Marketplace 2.0, a new iteration of its software that has been redesigned with risk transfer users in mind. Tremor said that its team have been hard at work in recent months refreshing read the full article →

Live webcast – Reinsurance: The data driven future

We're hosting another live webcast along with our sister publication Reinsurance News on November 4th, with the discussion set to be focused on the use of technology within the reinsurance industry and the importance of data as a driver of future innovation. This webcast is being held in association with our read the full article →

Blackbird ILS Marketplace registered in Bermuda

A new insurance-linked securities (ILS) marketplace provider has been registered in Bermuda and has joined the regulatory sandbox of the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), with the Blackbird ILS Marketplace promising to bring securitized cyber and specialty lines business to investors in a fixed income format. Little is known about Blackbird ILS read the full article →

Munich Re Ventures raises $500m fund, surpasses $1bn of assets

Munich Re Ventures, the insurtech and related risk technology investment arm of the global reinsurance company, has closed a $500 million capital raise for a new Munich Re Fund II and now looks to broaden its approach to investing in the most innovative start-ups transforming the future of risk. Munich Re read the full article →

Where are the margin improvements? A question worth asking…

As we approach the mid-point of the quarterly reporting season, a number of analyst firms are asking a very pertinent question. Where are the margin improvements in reinsurance, given the much improved rate environment? It's a question worth asking, as we've now seen compounding rate increases across most reinsurance lines of read the full article →

Parsyl sensor driven parametric insurance pays-out in less than 8 hours

Parsyl Inc., a provider of data-driven, sensor-based systems that are used in parametric risk transfer and insurance, has made a pay-out under a temperature linked policy in less than 8 hours. The company claims it as an industry record of sorts, but of course there are weather derivative contracts that can read the full article →

Tencent shows tech’s appetite to own access to reinsurance capital

Tencent Holdings Ltd., the Chinese multinational technology conglomerate, has provided one of the clearest examples of a tech giant wanting to own its access to reinsurance capital, a trend we've been anticipating would emerge. Our regular readers know we have a passion for technology, alongside risk transfer and use of efficient read the full article →