Insurers Dodge a Bullet on Q1 Catastrophes
1. Reprieve (For Now)
…The first quarter of 2012 appeared benign, and any cat losses were, in general, much smaller in relation to the insurer's total equity.
— Thomas Mason, senior analyst at SNL Financial, on how the first quarter of 2012 has been far less devastating for insurers than was the same period of 2011, based on initial loss estimates.
Source: SNL Financial