May 9th, 2014

Week’s Top Stories: May 3 — 9, 2014

Posted at 8:00 AM ET

Industry Reserve Update - Which Way Is The Cycle Turning?: With the release of the 2013 annual statutory statements, we have updated the Guy Carpenter reserve cycle analysis. Overall, the figures indicate a trend showing the industry continuing to release reserves through this year, as two lines of business appear to exert the greatest impact on the cycle.

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Liability Lines That Appear To Be Improving: Liability lines that appear to be improving: Workers compensation, medical professional liability and commercial multi peril.

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U.S. Weather Update: May 2014: As a commentary on the 2014 severe convective season and resulting “noise” in the media, severe weather reports remain below the average. This is true for each of the sub-perils of tornadoes, hail and straight-line (nontornadic) wind.

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Chart: Global Property Catastrophe ROL Index: The Guy Carpenter Global Property Catastrophe Rate on Line index is presented for 1990 through 2014.  The index fell by 11 percent at January 1, 2014.

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Guy Carpenter Strengthens Mutual Company Specialty Practice With Two New Executives: Guy Carpenter announced that Christopher Moresco and Charlene Cass have joined its Mutual Company Specialty Practice.

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And, You May Have Missed…

Reinsurance Renewals in 2014: As we complete the April 1, 2014 reinsurance renewal, we review the GC Capital Ideas renewal stories of 2014.

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