reinsurance pricing News

A.M. Best: Global Re Stocks Underperform as Catastrophe Prices Drop

Stocks for publicly traded reinsurance companies (including the four large European reinsurers) performed well below the overall market through the third quarter of 2014, driven in part by the increased volatility in the overall equity markets and amplified by continued …

Why Isn’t Current Pricing Pain Impacting Reinsurers’ Ratings? – Litmus Analysis

Since the disappointing pricing at the 1.1. renewal the bad news on reinsurance pricing has kept on coming. April, June and July renewals were all reported as materially down by the major brokers. S&P adopted a ‘negative trend’ in its …

Reinsurance Price Drop Seen Triggering Lower P/C Rates

A downward slide in reinsurance prices showed clear signs of accelerating in April contract renewals and is likely to feed through to property/casualty insurance prices before long, broker Willis said this week. Reinsurers have seen prices fall by up to …

January P/C Reinsurance Renewals Flat or Up Slightly: Towers Watson

January 1 renewal rates for U.S. property/casualty reinsurance premiums showed firming with changes from -5 percent to +5 percent on an overall basis, with loss-affected property catastrophe business up considerably more. That’s according to reinsurance broker Towers Watson, which cites …