Managing Risk

Distilling insight from the data

Guy Carpenter's Business Intelligence unit develops the best research in our sector. From bases in London, Singapore and New York, the team maintains tireless scrutiny of global, regional and local markets, and the governments that influence them. This deep understanding of market dynamics informs the strategic decisions that keep Guy Carpenter clients ahead in rapidly changing business environments.

Of Note

A.M. Best's more transparent ratings criteria provide benefits to insurers

Maintaining or improving ratings is a priority for most insurers. This can be challenging amid increasing demands for companies to "own their risk" (Own Risk and Solvency Assessment "ORSA") in an environment of evolving rating agency requirements, including A.M. Best's (Best) proposed ratings methodology and Stochastic-based Best's Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) criteria. Article written by Eric Simpson, Managing Director, Ratings Advisory.

Transparent capital modeling for your business

MetaRisk® is a risk and capital decision tool that helps executives evaluate and mitigate the risks most salient to their business. The platform enables integrated modeling of underwriting, reserve, catastrophe, credit and investment risk for a more comprehensive view of exposures and capital adequacy. Designed to meet the stringent demands of Enterprise Risk Management and Solvency II requirements, MetaRisk allows a company to communicate its risk processes and decision rationale to all constituents — from management to shareholders, regulators and rating agencies.

Learn more about the MetaRisk Tool Suite.