The next big one?

Rather than waiting for the next elusive hard market, successful (re)insurers are focusing on…


U.S. coastal flood: Rising up the agenda

At a time when the U.S. property catastrophe sector is experiencing heightened competition, flood…


The next step in convergence

Stephen Moss, director in the RMS capital markets group, explains how traditional reinsurers,…


Spatial correlation – risk and opportunity

According to Maurizio Savina and Adrian Mark, flood risk experts at RMS, as much as 80 percent of…


Accounting for extra-tropical transitioning of typhoons in Japan

RMS has invested considerable resources in developing an advanced approach to explicitly model…


In-house catastrophe models offer many benefits for Solvency II

RMS senior director Laurent Marescot and Rohan Baxter, regulatory affairs manager for Europe,…


Beware the private catastrophe

Having a poor handle on the exposure on their books can result in firms facing disproportionate…


Learning from New Zealand to avoid surprises

Secondary hazards, such as liquefaction, and the earthquake sequencing that hit the low-seismicity…


How can insurers help drive the resilience analytics revolution?

Insurers can play a key role in advancing resilience analytics, explains Robert Muir-Wood, RMS…