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Fairfax sells 40% stake in RiverStone UK for $560m

Brit and Allied World-owner to deconsolidate UK run-off group.

InsurTech Wefox raises $110m in funding

Berlin-based InsurTech has now raised $235m in Series B funding this year.

Lloyd's sells £300m of debt to fund Blueprint One

Technology and Transformation Committee launched to tackle market's digital transformation.

Hannover Re and German government back new disaster fund

Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development puts in €25m, while reinsurer commits €50m of matching capacity.

Brit launches Lloyd’s ILS fund

Fund is the first ILS structure of its type offering access to Lloyd’s risks.

Guy Carpenter, Victor launch U.S. public entity facility

Collaboration will offer local governments access to specialist cover, including cyber and flood.

SCOR launches €300m contingent capital facility

Solution with JP Morgan offers a "very cost-effective alternative to traditional retro and ILS."

Google fund backs U.S. home InsurTech

Start-up co-founded by ex-Liberty Mutual Chief Product Officer also launching in two states.

CyberCube finalises $35m capital raise

Deal led by Michael Millette’s HSCM Bermuda.


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