Sunday, July 21, 2019

Global online fraud on the increase

Experian’s recently released Global Identity and Fraud report on businesses in Africa, Europe and the US shows that 55% of businesses have experienced an...

Fitch: reinsurers’ earnings will fall on California wildfire losses

Fitch Ratings says that losses from the California wildlife will negatively affect the fourth-quarter earnings of companies with material property exposure in the state....

John Neal to head up Lloyd’s

On 15 October, the former head of Australia-based insurer QBE is set to take up the reins as CEO of Lloyd’s, replacing Inga Beale,...

Allianz Group acquires 8 percent stake in African Re

Allianz Group has signed an agreement to acquire 8 percent in Africa’s leading reinsurer Africa Re. Under the terms of the agreement, the total...
Spain

Spain vs Catalonia: the conflict, and the implications

The political situation in Spain garnered much attention last week and over the weekend. There was some speculation that Catalan president Carles Puigdemont would...