Insight and Intelligence on (Re)insurance Convergence with the Capital Markets

24 March 2018

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1 December 2017

Is 10-20 percent up the new flat?

It seems that reinsurance market practitioners adjust their expectations so quickly that the modest rate increases that are anticipated following this year's catastrophe activity are already being taken for granted.

In the same way, in the softening market of previous years, rate reductions of anything less than 5 percent were shrugged off as close enough to count as flattening out.

Of course the actual increases will vary, particularly across lines such as retro,...

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