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Bernina Re launches in Bermuda with CEO appointment

20 June, 2018 - 17:28
Recently established Bermuda domiciled reinsurance company Bernina Re has appointed Michael McKnight to the position of chief executive officer & chief risk officer effective as of 28 May 2018.

Ardonagh Group names new CFO, CRO

20 June, 2018 - 15:00
UK insurance intermediary Ardonagh Group has appointed Diane Cougill as chief financial officer (CFO) and Sarah Dalgarno as chief risk officer (CRO).

BMS expands into Turkey with new strategic partnership

20 June, 2018 - 14:05
Specialist re/insurance broker BMS Group has entered into a tied representative agreement with Turkish specialist re/insurance broker Rönesans Reasürans ve Sigorta Brokerlik.

Aon appoints new head of UK claims from Marsh

20 June, 2018 - 14:05
Re/insurance broker Aon has appointed Richard Moxon as head of UK claims at Aon Risk Solutions.

LIIBA appoints two new committee chairs from JLT and Capsicum

20 June, 2018 - 14:05
The London and International Insurance Brokers’ Association (LIIBA) has appointed Sarah Pepiatt and Steve Williams as new committee chairs.

London market broker Bishopsgate makes new hire from RKH

20 June, 2018 - 14:04
London market broker Bishopsgate Insurance has appointed Chris Meredew as director UK and international liability, oil and gas and marine trades.

AIG buys life specialist Ellipse from Munich Re

20 June, 2018 - 12:31
American International Group (AIG) is acquiring Ellipse, a specialist provider of group life risk protection in the UK, from Munich Re.

MS Amlin partners with AI insurtech Cytora to boost underwriting

20 June, 2018 - 09:54
Specialty re/insurer MS Amlin has partnered with London-based insurtech start-up Cytora to deploy artificial intelligence (AI) into the commercial underwriting processes.

Hamilton taps Chubb exec for Lloyd’s operations

20 June, 2018 - 09:54
Hamilton Underwriting, the managing agency of Syndicate 3334 and the Lloyd’s operations of Hamilton Insurance Group, has appointed Neil Lee-Amies as head of treaty.

B3i picks R3's Corda blockchain platform

20 June, 2018 - 09:52
The Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative (B3i) is to build its applications and business network on the Corda blockchain platform, which is developed by software firm R3.

Liberty Mutual appoints leadership roles

20 June, 2018 - 09:52
Liberty Mutual has appointed Shaun Kelly as president of distribution for Global Risk Solutions (GRS) operating unit and Matthew Dolan as president of North America specialty.

Lincoln Financial Group launches chatbot

20 June, 2018 - 09:52
Lincoln Financial Group has introduced online chat capabilities called ‘Ask Abe’ that are able to help customers with instructions for completing common, simple transactions such as changing a beneficiary or obtaining a copy of a policy.

US P&C insurance CEO bonus jumps despite cat losses

20 June, 2018 - 07:41
Property/casualty (P&C) CEO bonus payments increased to 393 percent of salary in 2017 from 225 percent of salary in 2016, according to a study by consulting firm Compensation Advisory Partners (CAP).

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority buys PIC stake from J.C. Flowers

20 June, 2018 - 07:36
The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) is acquiring up to 21.4 percent in Pension Insurance Corporation Group from funds advised by private equity firm J.C. Flowers & Co.

IAG sells Asian businesses to Tokio Marine for $525m

19 June, 2018 - 16:21
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) is selling its Asian businesses in Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam.

Everest strikes strategic partnership with drone start-up Airware

19 June, 2018 - 16:21
Everest Insurance has signed an agreement with Airware, a provider of drone analytics solutions, for this year's hurricane season.

RGA invests in insurtech start-up Fabric

19 June, 2018 - 16:21
Insurtech start-up Fabric has secured a $10 million Series A investment from RGAx, the innovation and digital business unit of Reinsurance Group of America, Bessemer Venture Partners and Silicon Valley Bank, which provided a credit facility.

Brown & Brown acquires assets of Texas MGA TCIF and Arkansas' AIF

19 June, 2018 - 16:21
Texas Security General Insurance Agency, a subsidiary of insurance broker Brown & Brown, has acquired Texas Commercial Insurance Facilities (TCIF) and Arkansas Insurance Facilities (AIF) from Loving and Etheredge.

Atrium and StarStone put up for sale by Enstar Group

19 June, 2018 - 11:19
Run-off specialist Enstar Group is pondering a sale of Atrium Underwriting, which writes business through Lloyd’s syndicate 209, and StarStone Insurance, its speciality insurance unit with a global presence.

Barbican swoops for Chubb cyber specialist

19 June, 2018 - 11:15
Barbican Insurance Group has appointed Lauren Webb as a class underwriter for cyber within Lloyd’s Syndicate 1955. She joins from property/casualty insurer Chubb.


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