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Dec 07, 2016, 10:00 ET Billion-dollar economic cost from New Zealand earthquake as insurance claims breach 15,000, according to Aon catastrophe report

Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe Recap...


Jun 08, 2016, 12:13 ET Global disasters lead to at least $7bn in claims as insurers aid the recovery process following May wildfires, floods, and storms - Aon report

 Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield's catastrophe model development team, today launches the latest edition of its monthly Global Catastrophe...


Sep 15, 2014, 02:00 ET Rating agencies continue to modify criteria and regulatory developments accelerate, according to Aon Benfield report

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches its annual Evolving Criteria...


Sep 14, 2014, 06:35 ET Global insurance premium reached record $4.9trn in 2013, according to Aon Benfield risk study

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today releases its annual Insurance Risk Study,...


Sep 14, 2014, 06:30 ET Record reinsurance capacity drives growth capital for insurers: Aon Benfield outlook report

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today releases the September 2014 edition of its...


Aug 06, 2014, 12:34 ET Rammasun becomes costliest weather event of 2014 after causing $6.5bn Asia loss, according to Impact Forecasting catastrophe report

Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly Global...


May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - EXPERTS AVAILABLE TO DISCUSS UPCOMING HURRICANE SEASON

With the U.S. hurricane season starting June 1, meteorologists and experts from Impact Forecasting – Aon Benfield's catastrophe model...


May 07, 2014, 11:51 ET Severe April weather heralds billion-dollar loss for U.S. economy, according to Impact Forecasting catastrophe report

 Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Jan 13, 2014, 10:12 ET Natural disasters produced $192bn global economic loss in 2013, while insurers face $45bn bill - Impact Forecasting annual catastrophe study

 Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases its Annual Global Climate and...


Jan 07, 2014, 11:50 ET Europe faces $2.25bn economic loss from December windstorms, according to Impact Forecasting catastrophe report

Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Dec 06, 2013, 10:38 ET Super Typhoon Haiyan leads November catastrophe losses with $6bn economic impact, according to Impact Forecasting report

 Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Nov 27, 2013, 10:24 ET Kelly Smith Appointed President of Aon Benfield's U.S. Business

Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), announces the appointment of Kelly Smith as President...


Oct 21, 2013, 12:31 ET U.S. homeowners insurance offers significant growth opportunities, according to Aon Benfield study

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches its Homeowners ROE Outlook...


Oct 21, 2013, 12:28 ET Ratings turnaround highlights growing confidence in U.S. insurance sector, according to Aon Benfield Evolving Criteria study

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today launches its annual Evolving...


Oct 08, 2013, 13:01 ET $15bn September economic toll highlights dearth of national disaster insurance, according to Aon Benfield global catastrophe report

 Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Sep 05, 2013, 10:42 ET Multiple billion-dollar flood events highlight active August for natural catastrophes, according to Aon Benfield catastrophe report

 Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Aug 30, 2013, 10:22 ET Record highs signal inflexion point for insurance-linked securities market in 2013, according to Aon Benfield ILS study

Aon Benfield Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, today launches its...


Jun 05, 2013, 12:34 ET Insurers face minimum $4bn payout from May U.S. storm damage, according to Aon Benfield catastrophe report

Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development center of excellence at Aon Benfield, today releases the latest edition of its monthly...


Sep 09, 2012, 05:15 ET Insurers financially prepared for growth but need innovation to offset secular trends

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today releases its 2012 Insurance Risk Study, a...


Sep 09, 2012, 05:15 ET Reinsurance Market Outlook: positive with record capital and mild demand growth - Aon Benfield

Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today releases the September 2012 edition of its...


Sep 06, 2012, 11:00 ET August natural disaster events highlight disparity of global insurance cover, according to Aon Benfield catastrophe report

 Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc (NYSE:AON), today releases the latest edition of its Global...


Sep 05, 2012, 18:47 ET Insurance-linked securities post stellar year of performance, according to Aon Benfield annual ILS study

Aon Benfield Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, today launches its...