A spike in investment income for the group is being cited for the sharp jump in net income to $34bn,
The firm's latest completed transaction provides $125m in coverage against third-party liability losses due to wildfires.
John Hendrickson has replaced Demian Smith as StarStone CEO with immediate effect.
Nearly 90% of firms believe that a lack of training amongst their employees is the greatest cyber threat - and insurers must take note of how to mitigate the problem.
RFIB has hired former Willis Towers Watson executive Simon McCrum as the managing director of its Asia Pacific division.
The fast-moving merger gains speed again as the US Federal Trade Commission makes an early ruling terminating the waiting period for the merger of MMC and JLT.
Changes in technology are helping insurers identify losses faster, as estimates following the storm which destroyed several coastal communities begin to trickle in.
Ann Haugh is the new president of the global markets division at AXIS Re; she will oversee AXIS Re Strategic Partners, Specialty Re and the international business platform at Lloyd’s.
Dan Curran has been appointed chief underwriting officer of London Market Wholesale.
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