Advising our clients about trends and challenges in the insurance market is a priority for PartnerRe, as it builds our relationship with our clients and assists them with their business. The insights in our articles, apps, and technical reports are designed to help our clients stay at the forefront of innovation.

Recent Articles

  • Walking the Line

    September 11, 2014

    There has been much industry discussion about small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and their considerable growth potential. The question is: how can P&C insurers capture a significant portion of the growing demand for SME-specific specialty products, such as...

  • Inappropriate Billing Inflates Healthcare Costs for Everyone

    June 23, 2014

    Everyone — from patients to providers to insurers — knows that medical care is expensive. However, careful examination for those costs often reveals inappropriate billing practices resulting in potentially dramatic savings. For example, PartnerRe reviewed a neonatal care claim that...

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Recent Technical Reports

  • Setting Best Estimate Assumptions for Biometric Risk

    December 31, 2011

    The purpose of this report is to provide practical assistance to actuaries on setting up Best Estimate assumptions for biometric risk. The scope of the report is incidence rates. For details beyond this scope, such as for using incidence rates...

  • The CatFocus® Earthquake Model

    December 31, 2010

    PartnerRe’s proprietary CatFocus® earthquake model has been updated to take full advantage of the new seismic research and data, and is a highly robust, advanced and reliable earthquake risk evaluation tool. This report takes you through this...

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The PartnerResearch App provides access to expertly compiled hazard footprints of historical North Atlantic Basin and European windstorm events. This free App is a go-to reference for comparing historical footprints with exposures in property insurance portfolios.


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