AM Best's 2019 Insurance Market Briefing - Germany

AM Best's
Insurance Market Briefing - Germany

AM Best held its Insurance Market Briefing for Germany in Frankfurt on 10 April, 2019, from 13:30 to 17:00. Leading AM Best analysts delivered market insights and presented an overview of the current state of the European (re)insurance market and rating trends for the sectors.

The programme included a guest presentation by Ernst Rauch, Global Head, Climate & Public Sector Business Development of Munich RE, Chief Climate and Geo Scientist.

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When & Where:

Wednesday, 10 April

Steigenberger Hotel Metropolitan
Poststrasse 6, 60329 Frankfurt

For More Information:

Presentation Slides


Time Session Presenter
13:30 Registration, Refreshments and Light Lunch
14:00 Start, Welcome and Introductory Comments

Nick Charteris-Black
Managing Director, Market Development - EMEA

William Mills
Director, Market Development


Guest Presentation: Natural Catastrophes and Climate Change - Infrastructure - Insurance: National and International Developments

Ernst Rauch
Global Head, Climate & Business Development. Chief Climate and Geo Scientist, Munich Re

Thematic Session: Reinsurance Industry Update

  • Trend Analysis, Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) Evolution and Markers for 2019 First Quarter Renewals

Dr Mathilde Jakobsen
Director, Analytics

15:20 Coffee Break

Thematic Session: Market Segment Outlooks

  • Presentation of AM Best's Market Segment Outlooks for Key European Markets

Konstantin Langowski
Financial Analyst

Charlotte Vigier
Senior Financial Analyst


Thematic Session: How Critical is Innovation for Future Success Within the Insurance Industry?

  • Technology and Innovation to the Fore as the Hunt for Operating Efficiency and Meaningful Solutions Pressure Businesses
Dr Angela Yeo
Senior Director, Analytics
17:00 Close and Cocktails