Posts Tagged ‘RendezVous2011’



September 11th, 2011

Opportunity Amid Uncertainty

Posted at 1:00 AM ET

Alexander MoczarskiAlex Moczarski, President and CEO
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Pundits are never at a loss for a colorful word to describe the state of the (re)insurance market. But the market of 2011 poses a unique challenge: There are actually very few words to describe it. It clearly is not an up market, so no bullish terms are in order - but it is not a down market, either. It is not a market in transition, a stalled market or a market that is retracing. These all indicate a sense of what is going to happen - when in reality, there appears to be no such conviction.

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September 10th, 2011

GC Videocast - Rendez-Vous Press Briefing, Introduction (Alex Moczarski)

Posted at 11:23 PM ET

moczarski_mc2011_anim1Alex Moczarski, President and CEO, Guy Carpenter & Company, introduces the Guy Carpenter press briefing at the Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous in this GC Capital Ideas videocast. He opens the discussion with an overview of the factors driving uncertainty in the (re)insurance market, covering global risks, fiscal crises and macro industry issues, and sets the stage for examining growth opportunities in an adrift market.

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September 10th, 2011

GC Videocast - Rendez-Vous Press Briefing (Chris Klein) Global Reinsurance Market Overview

Posted at 11:23 PM ET

klein_mc2011_animChris Klein, Head of Sales Operations for the United Kingdom and EMEA regions and Market Relationships, Guy Carpenter,  presents a detailed report on the state of the global reinsurance market. He provides insights and observations on industry financial results for the first half of 2011 and their implications, the recent historically high catastrophe losses, the tightening reserving cycle and outlook for the global industry.

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September 10th, 2011

GC Videocast - Rendez-Vous Press Briefing (Nick Frankland) European Pricing Outlook

Posted at 11:22 PM ET

frankland_mc2011_animNick Frankland, CEO of EMEA Operations, Guy Carpenter, presents an overview of the European market. He explains the factors that could influence renewal pricing as well as those that are likely to subdue upward price movement at the January 1, 2012 renewals.

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September 10th, 2011

GC Videocast - Rendez-Vous Press Briefing (Bill Kennedy) Issues and Opportunities in Analytics

Posted at 11:22 PM ET

kennedy_mc2011_animBill Kennedy, CEO of Global Analytics and Advisory, Guy Carpenter, addresses emerging issues in analytics. He examines catastrophe models as both a source of industry disruption and uncertainty as well as opportunity, capital convergence and innovation at Guy Carpenter.

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September 10th, 2011

GC Videocast - Rendez-Vous Press Briefing, Concluding Remarks (Alex Moczarski)

Posted at 11:21 PM ET

moczarski_mc2011_animAlex Moczarski, President and CEO, Guy Carpenter, provides concluding remarks at the Guy Carpenter press briefing at the Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous in this GC Capital Ideas videocast. He revisits the question posed at the outset of the press briefing: How do we achieve growth in a directionless market?

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September 10th, 2011

Guy Carpenter Addresses Insurer Strategies for Profitable Growth At Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous 2011

Posted at 11:55 AM ET

mc2011_allspeakersIn its fourth annual press briefing held at the Reinsurance Rendez-Vous 2011 in Monte Carlo, Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, the leading global risk and reinsurance specialist, identified and explored insurers’ opportunities for growth in today’s uncertain (re)insurance market.

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