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Result expected to provide more certainty with regards to Brexit.
Firm to hire three brokers and an account manager.
Chairman Gary Woods among the five directors set to step down at the next AGM in March.
Berlin-based InsurTech has now raised $235m in Series B funding this year.
Ratings agency assigns group an A- financial strength rating.
W.R. Berkley commends efficiency gains.
Property and Casualty (P/C) insurers remain "inhibited" by their exposure to non-affirmative cyber risk.
Technology and Transformation Committee launched to tackle market's digital transformation.
Lloyd’s broker body to wind up Broker Placing and Electronic Development Committee and PPL Broker Panel at the end of this year.
Michael Westwood will head the unit which is focused on providing insurance solutions for business networks.
Africa Re’s group managing director and CEO, Corneille Karekezi, gives his perspective on the outlook for the continent’s reinsurance markets.
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.
Interview: The top threat to catastrophe reinsurer RenaissanceRe’s new CEO Kevin O'Donnell maintaining his predecessor’s enviable returns is a flood of alternative reinsurance capacity settling for single-digit returns. He is bullish about RenRe's future.
Interview: Inga Beale says Singapore is going to a big area of strategic growth for Lloyd’s insurer and reinsurer Canopius, as less business makes its way to the London market.
Fireman’s Fund is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. But its recent history has been turbulent, with the US insurer having to rebuild trust with its German parent Allianz. Lori Fouché is confident the firm is now set for a period of strong profitability.
Steve Dixon, Ace’s regional managing director for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) suggests that the Arab Spring has spurred the insurer into pursuing new facultative reinsurance opportunities within the region.