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RSA appoints UK and international CUO

2018-09-20T15:40:00+01:00

RSA has appointed Adrian Sweeney chief underwriting officer of its UK and international business.

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InsurTech transactions hit record high in Q2, but funding down

2018-09-20T09:25:00+01:00

The number of InsurTech funding transactions hit a record high in the second quarter of 2018, however the total sum invested dropped 20 percent.

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Marsh names Alistair Fraser CEO of UK corporate division

2018-09-20T09:05:00+01:00

Marsh has appointed Alistair Fraser as CEO of its UK Corporate business.

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R&Q expands Caribbean footprint with novation of Barbados captive

2018-09-20T07:37:00+01:00

Randall & Quilter (R&Q) has taken over the commercial general liabilities of a Barbados-based captive which reinsured the liabilities of its Canadian corporate parent.

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RSA’s Richard Turner takes reins at IUMI

2018-09-20T16:00:00+01:00

The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has named Richard Turner, European director of global risk solutions at RSA, its next president.

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InsurTech transactions hit record high in Q2, but funding down

2018-09-20T09:25:00+01:00

The number of InsurTech funding transactions hit a record high in the second quarter of 2018, however the total sum invested dropped 20 percent.

london city gherkin

Marsh names Alistair Fraser CEO of UK corporate division

2018-09-20T09:05:00+01:00

Marsh has appointed Alistair Fraser as CEO of its UK Corporate business.

Ken Randall, R&Q

R&Q expands Caribbean footprint with novation of Barbados captive

2018-09-20T07:37:00+01:00

Randall & Quilter (R&Q) has taken over the commercial general liabilities of a Barbados-based captive which reinsured the liabilities of its Canadian corporate parent.

Marine, container ship

RSA’s Richard Turner takes reins at IUMI

2018-09-20T16:00:00+01:00

The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has named Richard Turner, European director of global risk solutions at RSA, its next president.



Brexit

Brexit whitepaper presents 'worrying' challenge for brokers

As plans for mutual market recognition are thrown off the negotiating table, the market now has to make the most out of “enhanced equivalence”, a term not so easily defined by brokers

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Is Lloyd’s facing an existential crisis?

Industry sources question the Corporation’s ability to change as much as it needs to in order to maintain its relevance

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Spotlight on Lloyd’s and its reform agenda

The focus is on Lloyd’s – and its new CEO-elect John Neal – at this year’s Rendez-Vous. But what the recent recruitment process also revealed was how chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown expects to see positive change implemented in the market…

Brexit

Brexit whitepaper presents 'worrying' challenge for brokers

As plans for mutual market recognition are thrown off the negotiating table, the market now has to make the most out of “enhanced equivalence”, a term not so easily defined by brokers

lloyds sign

Is Lloyd’s facing an existential crisis?

Industry sources question the Corporation’s ability to change as much as it needs to in order to maintain its relevance

John-Neal-&-Canegie-Brown-Lloyd's

Spotlight on Lloyd’s and its reform agenda

The focus is on Lloyd’s – and its new CEO-elect John Neal – at this year’s Rendez-Vous. But what the recent recruitment process also revealed was how chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown expects to see positive change implemented in the market…



John-Neal

The toughest job in (re)insurance…

Right now, there can be few tougher jobs than being the next CEO of Lloyd’s because of the strategic challenges the market faces and the difficulty of implementing change at any institution with no shareholders and – at times – fractious stakeholders.

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$350 billion of US run-off business now in play: Pro

The law formerly known as Regulation 68 may not sound like a revolutionary piece of legislation, but it has the potential to energise the US insurance market and release billions of dollars of capital in the non-life run off market, which in total is estimated at $350bn.

Japan flooding

Am I interrupting you?

It is perhaps hard to believe that since Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma battered the US in 2005, an issue which has long been a source of concern for reinsurers and retrocessionaires continues to be of major concern, writes Gavin Coull, partner and head of reinsurance at law firm BLM.

John-Neal

The toughest job in (re)insurance…

Right now, there can be few tougher jobs than being the next CEO of Lloyd’s because of the strategic challenges the market faces and the difficulty of implementing change at any institution with no shareholders and – at times – fractious stakeholders.

US hurricane 2017

$350 billion of US run-off business now in play: Pro

The law formerly known as Regulation 68 may not sound like a revolutionary piece of legislation, but it has the potential to energise the US insurance market and release billions of dollars of capital in the non-life run off market, which in total is estimated at $350bn.

Japan flooding

Am I interrupting you?

It is perhaps hard to believe that since Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma battered the US in 2005, an issue which has long been a source of concern for reinsurers and retrocessionaires continues to be of major concern, writes Gavin Coull, partner and head of reinsurance at law firm BLM.