Most-read stories for the week include a look at hacker group threatening to release cache of insurance documents related to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and the growth of alternative reinsurance capital is slowing.
Strangfeld, M&A regulators among 2018's most influential in US insurance
Two M&A regulators and two CEOs with bold plans were among the most influential players in the U.S. insurance sector in 2018.
Hacker group threatens to release cache of 9/11 insurance documents
A hacker group is demanding Bitcoin payments to prevent the release of litigation documents relating to the destruction of the World Trade Center in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Alternative reinsurance capital takes hit at Jan. 1 renewals
The growth of alternative reinsurance capital abated in 2018 for the first time since the global financial crisis, according to early analysis by reinsurance broker JLT Re.
European insurers 'disappointed' as work continues to iron out Solvency II kinks
European insurers are "disappointed" with proposed revisions to Solvency II following the European Commission's 2018 review of the capital regime's so-called delegated regulation.