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AM Best changes StarStone status on future business plan

15 September, 2020 - 09:29
The ratings agency has revised the under review status on its A- ratings to developing from negative.

Buyers who can differentiate themselves may dodge harsher rate hikes: Arch’s buyer

15 September, 2020 - 08:59
It’s important to start renewal discussions early and to establish clear objectives and understanding around net appetite.

Insurers must be ruthless with poorly performing business units: DARAG

15 September, 2020 - 08:58
Legacy can be an attractive alternative to raising capital via an equity or bond issue, or reinsurance.

Insureds could turn guns on brokers over COVID-19 BI cases

15 September, 2020 - 08:57
The re/insurance industry will today (September 15) discover the outcome of a business interruption (BI) test case brought by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority against insurers with ‘questionable' wordings in the UK in light of COVID-19 claims.

Insurercore sees boost during COVID-19 as industry embraces the virtual

15 September, 2020 - 08:57
Platform use rose by 40 percent week on week during the early days of COVID-19.

Compre plans capital raise as COVID-19 drives legacy demand

14 September, 2020 - 17:09
The company claims the demand for legacy solutions has surpassed expectations amid COVID-19 and market hardening.

Lloyd’s hires AIG talent for US market development

14 September, 2020 - 16:27
The newly created role will focus on enhancing Lloyd’s US business opportunities and expanding strategic relationships with retail, wholesale and reinsurance brokers.

New Dawn Risk targets Asia with new partnership

14 September, 2020 - 16:23
The company has partnered with SpecialistRe to strengthen its reach and offering across China, Japan and South-East Asia.

French reinsurer CCR appoints speciality line and digital transformation leaders

14 September, 2020 - 16:17
CCR Re has hired a senior specialty lines leader from PartnerRe who also worked at AXA Re and Paris Re.

Aviva to sell Singapore business for $1.98bn as CEO Blanc begins revamp

14 September, 2020 - 11:20
UK insurer Aviva reduces Asian business to sharpen its focus on the UK, Ireland and Canada.

AXIS picks Vandeputte to lead European aviation business

14 September, 2020 - 11:12
The executive will lead the Brussels and Amsterdam offices for AXIS' specialty aviation re/insurer Aviabel.

CNA names new chief data & analytics officer

14 September, 2020 - 09:50
CNA seeks to extend and accelerate its analytics and data science capabilities across the insurance value chain.

Aegon unveils new appointment to supervisory board

14 September, 2020 - 09:50
The executive was most recently served as chief financial officer of Unum Group.

OneBeacon acquires International Bond & Marine Brokerage

14 September, 2020 - 09:39
The acquired trade specialist provides risk management solutions spanning customs bonds, cargo and liability.

Catalina hires new subsidiary CEOs from Swiss Re and StarStone

14 September, 2020 - 09:14
The insurer has replaced the chief executive officers of its Swiss and Bermudian subsidiaries.

OECD digital tax the biggest threat to Bermuda’s re/insurers: BILTIR

14 September, 2020 - 09:12
The OECD steering committee should be expanded to include at least one low-tax jurisdiction, to represent views of countries like Bermuda: Klein.

Moody’s changes global reinsurance outlook to negative

14 September, 2020 - 09:11
Climate, coronavirus and social inflation are all factors, says new report.

Trapped collateral remains a growing concern for ILS investors

14 September, 2020 - 09:10
There are solutions available and here new technology can prove its worth.

COVID a real catalyst for hard market: Ahlmann

14 September, 2020 - 09:09
He predicts a gradual period of softening later, depending on how much money flows in.

COVID-19 comparable to 9/11 in shock to market and impact on rates: Brit

14 September, 2020 - 09:08
Pandemic has prompted close consideration of policy wordings and exclusions.


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