Former Agilisys and Xchanging executive Steven Beard has joined RFIB Group and Limehouse Agencies as its new chief financial officer.
Sompo Canopius' new product will fill a coverage gap for the notoriously risky exploratory drilling sector.
A quartet of former Aspen Re staff have launched a new specialty reinsurance focussed managing general agent called Chord Re which is backed by Neon.
Lloyd's has given third party managing agency Asta its approval to open Agora Syndicate 3268 as well as a Special Purpose Arrangement on behalf of Dale Syndicate 1729.
Sompo International has brought in two new underwriters to its London-based casualty reinsurance business.
Beazley saw its political risk, accident and contingency as well as reinsurance gross premiums written fall during the third quarter of 2017.
Broker practices in the London market are being examined by the Financial Conduct Authority to ensure that competition remains robust.
The specialist insurer is preparing for a return to growth for its London Market segment in 2018, with an increase in capacity for its Syndicate 33 up to £1.6bn as well as the appointment of a new chief executive for the unit.
The Ogden rate change dragged the top 100 insurers in the UK market to an underwriting loss for 2016.
One of the first brokers to build a book of cyber business, Chris Cotterell explains that the cyber market has come full circle.
Unstructured and underused data may be a gold mine for re/insurers according to CSC and Xchanging.
Xceedance CEO Arun Valakrishnan highlights the wealth of Indian tech talent that re/insurance businesses are failing to employ.
Willis Re’s chief executive John Cavanagh remains optimistic at his company’s future growth prospects even though market conditions are tough.
BMS has undergone a comprehensive revamp – strategically and financially – since June last year. One year on, Reactions talks with BMS Group CEO Nick Cook to find out more about the ambitious five year strategy the broker is implementing.
Hiscox Re has scaled back at recent renewals, reducing its concentration on property catastrophe.
Pool Re CEO Julian Enoizi spoke to Reactions about the new deal struck with the Treasury and the changes he is now driving through to modernise the UK'?s terrorism risk reinsurance pool.
Profiles: Contrary to the diverse consumer base insurance serves, most industry C-suites are dominated by white, older men. Reactions speaks to some of the industry’s most renowned women as well as what can be done to get more women in the industry.
Novae can start considering acquisitions rather than being acquired since share value has soared above book value, Novae’s CEO tells Reactions.