Bermuda

CatCo parts company with CUO after heavy 2017 loss

2018-07-17T17:51:00+01:00

Markel’s collateralised retro fund manager CatCo has parted ways with its co-chief underwriting officer just months after significantly increasing the estimate of its 2017 losses, re-Insurance.com understands

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Munich Re announces CFO change and divisional restructure

2018-07-17T12:07:00+01:00

Long-serving Munich Re CFO Jörg Schneider will retire from the reinsurer’s board of management at the end of the year, with Ergo Group CFO Christoph Jurecka taking his place.

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Standard Syndicate’s managing agency taps Probitas for CEO

2018-07-17T11:54:00+01:00

Charles Taylor Managing Agency (CTMA) has appointed Colin Grint as chief executive.

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Axa’s legacy arm buys bulk of $69mn Emirates Re

2018-07-17T11:55:00+01:00

Axa Liabilities Managers has acquired a majority stake in Dubai-based reinsurer Emirates Re, the run-off buyer announced today. 

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Borges named THB Europe boss as Lindeboom retires

2018-07-17T12:01:00+01:00

AmWins-owned broking house THB has named Ricardo Borges managing director of its European operations amid a restructuring of the leadership team in Amsterdam.

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Munich Re announces CFO change and divisional restructure

2018-07-17T12:07:00+01:00

Long-serving Munich Re CFO Jörg Schneider will retire from the reinsurer’s board of management at the end of the year, with Ergo Group CFO Christoph Jurecka taking his place.

Colin Grint

Standard Syndicate’s managing agency taps Probitas for CEO

2018-07-17T11:54:00+01:00

Charles Taylor Managing Agency (CTMA) has appointed Colin Grint as chief executive.

AXA logo on building

Axa’s legacy arm buys bulk of $69mn Emirates Re

2018-07-17T11:55:00+01:00

Axa Liabilities Managers has acquired a majority stake in Dubai-based reinsurer Emirates Re, the run-off buyer announced today. 

Amsterdam_052006

Borges named THB Europe boss as Lindeboom retires

2018-07-17T12:01:00+01:00

AmWins-owned broking house THB has named Ricardo Borges managing director of its European operations amid a restructuring of the leadership team in Amsterdam.

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.