Cintia Cheong

Articles by Cintia Cheong

  • UN group creates ESG risks guide for life and health insurers

    20 April 2022

    Life and health insurers should consider how environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks affect their underwriting portfolios...

  • Climate coalition calls on insurers to sever ties with Russian fossil fuels

    04 March 2022

    Higher energy costs "are the price we pay" for dependence on fossil fuel imports

  • IAIS to focus on climate change, systemic risk and ICS

    19 January 2022

    Climate change and mitigating systemic risk are among the priorities of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors...

  • Survey launched on nature-related risks for insurers

    17 June 2021
  • Sustainable underwriting is more arduous than sustainable investment

    17 June 2021

    Axa, Zurich and Aviva discussed their journeys to carbon neutrality at the IDF Summit this week, and how they will meet their commitments to net-zero underwriting. Cintia Cheong reports

  • ABI joins Principles for Sustainable Insurance

    12 May 2021
  • News round-up: TCFD, John Kerry, Legal and General, Church of England, and more

    24 March 2021
  • Axa calls for UN climate underwriting alliance

    14 December 2020

    Axa has proposed the insurance industry should cooperate to reduce the negative climate impact of its underwriting, ahead of the planned UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26) in November 2021.

  • Expect insurers to integrate climate change in Orsa, IAIS tells supervisors

    15 October 2020

    IAIS launches consultation on supervision of insurers' climate-related risks

  • Tokio Marine drops support for coal

    29 September 2020

    Tokio Marine has become the second Japanese insurer to limit its backing for coal.