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Apollo launches new £130mn Lloyd’s SPA Syndicate

2018-10-23T08:49:00+01:00

Independent Lloyd’s managing agency Apollo Syndicate Management Ltd (Apollo) has received “in principle” approval to launch a £130mn SPA Syndicate 1971 to operate alongside its existing Syndicate 1969.

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Lloyd’s imposing capital loads on 2019 syndicates

2018-10-23T06:04:00+01:00

The expectation is growing that Syndicates trading in 2019 will do so with higher capital requirements compared to this year and in many cases with reduced top-lines.

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Excess capital to drive 1.1 pricing despite recent losses

2018-10-23T06:04:00+01:00

Despite the third quarter’s flurry of US and Asia cat events and the heavy Europeans storms earlier this year, cat reinsurers at Baden-Baden remain privately pessimistic about the prospect of 2019 seeing an uptick in rates.

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Skuld given green light for Lloyd’s 2019

2018-10-23T10:15:00+01:00

Scandinavian marine insurer Skuld has had its Lloyd’s business plan approved for next year, Re-Insurance understands.

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Flagship Canopius syndicate to cut 2019 gross premiums by £80mn

2018-10-22T16:58:00+01:00

Top-ten Lloyd’s insurer Canopius will cut gross premiums by £80mn for its flagship Syndicate 4444 for 2019 as further evidence of the Corporation’s determination to de-leverage the market after the decline in overall performance levels in recent years.

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Up-for-sale Lloyd’s motor insurer receives heavy capital loading

2018-10-22T15:11:00+01:00

Lloyd’s motor syndicate ERS has received a capital loading for next year in a further demonstration of the Corporation’s “get tough” approach after the recent decline in the market’s results.

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Lloyd’s commits to paying claims in ‘no deal’ Brexit

2018-10-09T15:54:00+01:00By

Lloyd’s of London will continue to ‘honour’ its commitments to policyholders and has pledged to continue to pay claims as the prospect of a “no deal” Brexit becomes greater.

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Beale: Lloyd’s now “accelerating” Brexit plans

2018-10-08T06:47:00+01:00

In her last week as CEO of Lloyd’s of London, Inga Beale has revealed the Corporation is “accelerating” its plans for its new Belgian European subsidiary as it fears the prospect of a “no deal” is becoming greater.

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Lloyd’s confirms Neal’s appointment as successor to Beale

2018-09-07T14:40:00+01:00By

Lloyd’s has confirmed that former QBE boss John Neal will replace outgoing CEO Inga Beale, as first revealed by re-Insurance.com yesterday.

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Ex-QBE boss John Neal to be named Lloyd’s CEO

2018-09-06T17:08:00+01:00By

The former head of Australian insurer QBE John Neal will be shortly named as Inga Beale’s replacement as CEO of Lloyd’s, re-Insurance.com understands.

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New Lloyd’s CEO outlines immediate priorities

2018-10-15T10:11:00+01:00

The former QBE CEO John Neal has formally begun his new role as the CEO of the Corporation of Lloyd’s today with a welcome from the man who ultimately selected him, chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown.

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Axis Re names Haugh as global markets head

2018-10-15T08:35:00+01:00By Ryan Hewlett

Axis Re, the reinsurance arm of Axis Capital, has named Ann Haugh as president of its global markets division.

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Antares names CNA Hardy’s Taylor next head of specialty

2018-10-12T11:04:00+01:00By

Lloyd’s insurer Antares has appointed the former CNA Hardy head of specialty John Taylor to lead its specialty business.

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SSL Endeavour expands property team with two hires

2018-10-10T14:38:00+01:00By

Broking house SSL Endeavour has made two appointments to its property team.

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​ LMA names Ascot's Brooks next chairman

2018-10-10T15:52:00+01:00By

The LMA has appointed Andrew Brooks, CEO of Ascot Underwriting its next chairman.

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