typhoon melor


Typhoon Melor (Nona) hits Philippines, wind, flood & surge threat

Typhoon Melor (known as Nona locally) is bearing down on a Category 3 or 4 landfall in the central Philippines in the coming hours. The Philippines is in the firing line for yet another typhoon, in this year of high activity in the Pacific tropical storm and cyclone regions. Typhoon Melor, read the full article →

Typhoon Melor could result in as much as $1.5b in claims

AIR Worldwide has announced that Typhoon Melor which hit mainland Japan earlier this week could have resulted in a lot of insured losses. They estimate losses at somewhere between $850m and $1.5b onshore. That's a big number! There are catastrophe bonds which are still in effect which provide cover against Japanese read the full article →