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CUO and active underwriter Payne latest to depart Arcus Syndicate 1856

2018-07-19T16:11:00+01:00

Arcus Syndicate 1856 has parted ways with its chief underwriting officer and active underwriter Nicky Payne, re-Insurance.com can reveal. 

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Travelers misses as cat losses top expectations

2018-07-19T12:29:00+01:00

Travelers disappointed analysts in the second quarter to deliver a $494mn profit that was dented by a higher-than-expected catastrophe bill.

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Brit's Sussex Re takes XL Catlin’s international boss

2018-07-19T13:27:00+01:00

Fairfax-owned Brit has hired XL Catlin’s head of international property reinsurance Richard Slater in Bermuda, re-Insurance.com understands.

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Allstate hit with $417mn cat bill in June

2018-07-19T14:19:00+01:00

US insurance giant Allstate suffered $417mn in catastrophe losses last month mainly stemming from severe hail storms.

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Reserve releases help RLI to top estimates despite volcano claims

2018-07-19T07:43:00+01:00

US specialty insurer RLI impressed financial analysts as it kicked off the second quarter reporting season with an expectation-beating profit after reserve releases offset claims from volcanic activity in Hawaii.

travellers building

Travelers misses as cat losses top expectations

2018-07-19T12:29:00+01:00

Travelers disappointed analysts in the second quarter to deliver a $494mn profit that was dented by a higher-than-expected catastrophe bill.

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Brit's Sussex Re takes XL Catlin’s international boss

2018-07-19T13:27:00+01:00

Fairfax-owned Brit has hired XL Catlin’s head of international property reinsurance Richard Slater in Bermuda, re-Insurance.com understands.

Hail storm

Allstate hit with $417mn cat bill in June

2018-07-19T14:19:00+01:00

US insurance giant Allstate suffered $417mn in catastrophe losses last month mainly stemming from severe hail storms.

Kilauea volcano Hawaii

Reserve releases help RLI to top estimates despite volcano claims

2018-07-19T07:43:00+01:00

US specialty insurer RLI impressed financial analysts as it kicked off the second quarter reporting season with an expectation-beating profit after reserve releases offset claims from volcanic activity in Hawaii.

ILS financial markets

It’s more than just price pushing insureds to capital markets

A group of senior risk managers and insurance buyers have threatened to leave traditional insurance markets if the available coverage does not adapt to reflect changes in how businesses operate.

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The 18 frontrunners to replace Inga Beale

Following the announcement on Friday that Lloyd’s CEO Inga Beale will leave the Corporation later this year, re-Insurance.com looks at the likely candidates that will be considered by the Corporation’s chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown to succeed her…

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Merck $275mn loss tops league table of insured cyber events

Re-Insurance.com’s revelation earlier this week that Merck may still look to recoup hundreds of millions of dollars of cyber losses from insurers on its $1.75bn property program would see the bill for the US pharmaceutical firm’s NotPetya hit dwarf any other insured cyber loss.

ILS financial markets

It’s more than just price pushing insureds to capital markets

A group of senior risk managers and insurance buyers have threatened to leave traditional insurance markets if the available coverage does not adapt to reflect changes in how businesses operate.

lloyds-runners-and-riders-adjust

The 18 frontrunners to replace Inga Beale

Following the announcement on Friday that Lloyd’s CEO Inga Beale will leave the Corporation later this year, re-Insurance.com looks at the likely candidates that will be considered by the Corporation’s chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown to succeed her…

largest insured cyber events

Merck $275mn loss tops league table of insured cyber events

Re-Insurance.com’s revelation earlier this week that Merck may still look to recoup hundreds of millions of dollars of cyber losses from insurers on its $1.75bn property program would see the bill for the US pharmaceutical firm’s NotPetya hit dwarf any other insured cyber loss.



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Lloyd’s Hancock matches words with actions in get-tough approach

When re-Insurance.com revealed on 6 June that Lloyd’s franchise performance director Jon Hancock had threatened under-performing syndicates that they would be closed down if their performance did not improve, some executives were privately sceptical whether the tough rhetoric would be matched by firm action.

Lloyd's

Does Lloyd’s need another chairman?

It’s a rhetorical question. It doesn’t, as Bruce Carnegie-Brown only took the reins last year and is delivering on one of the key functions of any chairman which is to patiently take the soundings of an organisation’s stakeholders and find the right executive team to deliver a strategy and a ...

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Search begins for the Lloyd’s (wo)man of all seasons

The classic 1966 film A Man for all Seasons reveals the impossible task of the devout Sir Thomas More when he is ordered by Henry VIII to persuade the Pope to annul his marriage to Catherine of Aragon.

JohnHancockBW

Lloyd’s Hancock matches words with actions in get-tough approach

When re-Insurance.com revealed on 6 June that Lloyd’s franchise performance director Jon Hancock had threatened under-performing syndicates that they would be closed down if their performance did not improve, some executives were privately sceptical whether the tough rhetoric would be matched by firm action.

Lloyd's

Does Lloyd’s need another chairman?

It’s a rhetorical question. It doesn’t, as Bruce Carnegie-Brown only took the reins last year and is delivering on one of the key functions of any chairman which is to patiently take the soundings of an organisation’s stakeholders and find the right executive team to deliver a strategy and a ...

Inga Beale-Lloyd's-2018

Search begins for the Lloyd’s (wo)man of all seasons

The classic 1966 film A Man for all Seasons reveals the impossible task of the devout Sir Thomas More when he is ordered by Henry VIII to persuade the Pope to annul his marriage to Catherine of Aragon.