Although the Beast from the East and Storm Emma might not be done with us yet, reports have been coming in about the costs so far to the insurance and reinsurance markets, particularly in Ireland.

Recently, we jetted off to Spain for numerous meetings with clients and attended Semana del Seguro (Insurance Week).

It is now under a year until the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) meaning the boat is being rocked for insurance companies.

Insurance market expected to pay out $3.9bn after consecutive storms