10 episodes

Insurance uncut is a podcast all about insurance. Every two weeks, hosts Charl Cronje and Jessica Clark are joined by different guests where they take on a different topic impacting the general insurance market. During this conversation, they break down key issues to help you keep up to date and understand the world of insurance better. Who is LCP? We are a leading consultancy advising general insurance firms across the market on reserving, capital, pricing, analytics, regulatory compliance, business transformations and more. Find out more at www.lcp.uk.com.

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Insurance uncut is a podcast all about insurance. Every two weeks, hosts Charl Cronje and Jessica Clark are joined by different guests where they take on a different topic impacting the general insurance market. During this conversation, they break down key issues to help you keep up to date and understand the world of insurance better. Who is LCP? We are a leading consultancy advising general insurance firms across the market on reserving, capital, pricing, analytics, regulatory compliance, business transformations and more. Find out more at www.lcp.uk.com.

    S1 Ep. 10 - The important role of Insurance Linked Securities in the global insurance market

    S1 Ep. 10 - The important role of Insurance Linked Securities in the global insurance market

    This week we speak to Ed Johnson, head of Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) sales at Swiss Re for the EMEA and APAC regions, about the important role of ILSs in the global insurance market.

    We explore questions including:

    • How do ILSs fit into the overall strategy of a typical large insurer and investors?
    • How are COVID, climate change, inflation risks and other economic/social trends impacting the ILS market?
    • How will the ILS market evolve in the future?

    • 25 min
    S1 Ep. 9 - General insurance risk outlook for 2022

    S1 Ep. 9 - General insurance risk outlook for 2022

    This week we speak to Michael Hosking, CRO for a number of entities within the Berkshire Hathaway group about the risk outlook for 2022 and how general insurers are responding.

    We explore questions including:

    • How has COVID changed insurers’ approach to managing risk?
    • How are cyber, conduct and culture risks are evolving?
    • What skills are needed for the risk team of the future?

    • 30 min
    S1 Ep. 8 - Key catastrophe events in 2021 – implications for general insurers

    S1 Ep. 8 - Key catastrophe events in 2021 – implications for general insurers

    This week we speak to Richard Holloway about catastrophe events in 2021 and what general insurers should be thinking about for year-end.

    We explore questions including:

    • What have been the big cat events of the season and how has this differed from previous years?
    • How is climate change impacting catastrophes and how do we model them?
    • What should firms be considering ahead of the year end?

    • 22 min
    S1 Ep. 7 - Climate change risk modelling – lessons from pension schemes

    S1 Ep. 7 - Climate change risk modelling – lessons from pension schemes

    This week we speak to Graham De’ath about climate change risk modelling for general insurers and, in particular, how they can learn lessons from other institutions (such as pension schemes) who have had to comply with climate change regulations sooner.

    We explore questions including:

    • How can you model climate change risk practically and usefully?
    • How can climate change modelling help inform business strategy?

    We also talk about some key lessons we’ve learnt from COP 26.

    • 29 min
    S1 Ep. 6 - Investment strategy for non-life insurers

    S1 Ep. 6 - Investment strategy for non-life insurers

    This week we speak to John Clements about investment strategy for non-life insurers.

    We explore questions including:

    • Inflation – what are the key investment risks and opportunities?
    • How is ESG affecting investment strategy?
    • What should insurers be looking to do with their investments right now?

    • 27 min
    S1 Ep. 5 - Are the insurers of today ready for tomorrow?

    S1 Ep. 5 - Are the insurers of today ready for tomorrow?

    This week we are talking to Cat Drummond, a Partner at LCP, about key trends in the general insurance market, drawing on insights from Cat’s annual review of solvency disclosures of the top 100 firms in the UK and Ireland.

    We explore questions including:

    • Are insurers’ balance sheets becoming stronger or weaker?
    • How well has the market coped with COVID-19?
    • Is the industry adequately prepared for cyber risk and climate change?
    • Post-Brexit, will the UK make changes to Solvency II?

    • 29 min

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