The Institutes

2012 Off to Bad Weather Start for P/C Insurers

 Tuesday, January 17, 2012

 Insurance Journal

This year is starting a lot like last year in terms of unexpectedly severe weather, to the consternation of the insurance industry, which paid out more than $100 billion in 2011 on natural disasters. That could put more pressure on the shares of property/casualty insurers, which did relatively better than other insurers last year but have turned in a mixed performance so far in 2012, despite being a favorite of some analysts. To be fair, more than half of the 2011 losses came from earthquakes in Japan and New Zealand, and earthquakes are impossible to precisely predict.

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 Monday, August 6, 2012

Severe Weather Has Home Insurers Rethinking Coverages

 Wednesday, April 11, 2012

 Insurance Journal

Excess Stormy Weather Could Prompt P&C Insurers to Merge

 Tuesday, March 20, 2012

 Insurance Networking News

NOAA launches Weather-Ready Nation emergency response project in Louisiana

 Monday, January 23, 2012

 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Insurers start to total up Irene damage

 Saturday, August 27, 2011


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 Tuesday, July 26, 2011

 Business Insurance

Weather-related insurance claims on rise

 Friday, December 17, 2010

 Times & Transcript

High Frequency, Low Severity U.S. Weather Events Chipping Away At Insurers

 Tuesday, September 28, 2010

 National Underwriter Property & Casualty