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Brown & Brown to buy Hays Companies

2018-10-22T14:54:00+01:00

Expansive US retail broking giant Brown & Brown has agreed a deal to buy its smaller rival Hays Companies.

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Hyperion X to launch as major new 1.1 tech, data initiative

2018-10-22T09:49:00+01:00

London-headquartered intermediary Hyperion Insurance Group has unveiled a fourth new operating arm and parachuted in the senior management of its specialty broker RKH to lead the business as a mark of its commitment to drive much-needed industry “digital change”.

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IGI appoints Stephen Rix chief actuary

2018-10-11T09:15:00+01:00

Dubai-headquartered carrier IGI has named Stephen Rix as chief actuary.

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AFL taps JLT Re for casualty hire

2018-10-02T11:22:00+01:00

Independent Lloyd’s broker AFL has appointed Julia Moretti as director of casualty. 

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Guy Carpenter names Marsh’s O’Brien as cyber centre head

2018-10-01T08:20:00+01:00

Guy Carpenter has named Siobhan O’Brien as head of the cyber centre of excellence for international and global specialties, the reinsurance broker announced today.

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Ardonagh confirms £165mn swoop for Swinton

2018-09-27T08:04:00+01:00

The Ardonagh Group has acquired UK personal lines broker Swinton for £165mn, the equivalent of roughly one times turnover.

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IGI appoints Stephen Rix chief actuary

2018-10-11T09:15:00+01:00By Ryan Hewlett

Dubai-headquartered carrier IGI has named Stephen Rix as chief actuary.

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AFL taps JLT Re for casualty hire

2018-10-02T11:22:00+01:00By

Independent Lloyd’s broker AFL has appointed Julia Moretti as director of casualty. 

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Guy Carpenter names Marsh’s O’Brien as cyber centre head

2018-10-01T08:20:00+01:00By Ryan Hewlett

Guy Carpenter has named Siobhan O’Brien as head of the cyber centre of excellence for international and global specialties, the reinsurance broker announced today.

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Dual’s Tamesis takes Love from Hiscox Re

2018-09-24T08:21:00+01:00By

Hyperion-owned specialty excess of loss treaty reinsurance managing general agent Tamesis Dual has appointed Ben Love as director of underwriting.

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CBL’s administrators sell off EISL

2018-09-24T15:56:00+01:00By

The administrators of defunct New Zealand carrier CBL have sold its Tunbridge Wells-based construction insurer EISL.

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Over half of managing agents join centralised DA platform

2018-09-24T08:55:00+01:00By Ryan Hewlett

The London Market Group’s delegated authority platform goes live this week with a reported 60 percent of managing agents already signed up to the service.