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Growing cyber attacks highlight need for a smart approach to an evolving risk: Occam

14 September, 2020 - 09:07
Attackers increasingly basing their attacks on exploiting vulnerabilities in widely used systems.

Clear communication and legal decisions are the answer to COVID-19 disputes: Prime CEO

14 September, 2020 - 09:00
COVID-19 has caused immense upheaval for insurers and insureds, with many people left feeling their insurers have abandoned them in their time of need. Rick Lindsey, CEO of Prime Insurance Company, believes this sense of dissatisfaction and betrayal has escalated the situation to a point where class actions are on the cards.

Third Point Re unveils 'important milestone' in $788m Sirius merger deal

11 September, 2020 - 15:13
Sirius shareholders have agreed to remain investors in the joint company SiriusPoint.

MS Amlin partners with insurtech data analytics platform Allphins

11 September, 2020 - 15:06
The agreement will enable the company to better manage marine and energy reinsurance risks.

Brown & Brown snaps up commercial insurance agency in Tennessee

11 September, 2020 - 15:04
The acquired firm provides commercial, surety, personal and employee benefits insurance solutions across the US Southeast region.

Risk Strategies acquires US specialty brokerage Securitas

11 September, 2020 - 14:59
The acquisition adds expertise to Risk Strategies' national private equity practice.

NSM-owned Vantage rebrands as Kingfisher in growth strategy

11 September, 2020 - 14:56
Kingfisher is owned by US niche insurance specialist NSM, which is backed by White Mountains.

Smoke signals: pricing wildfire risk

11 September, 2020 - 11:38
Terrifying walls of flames and the widespread devastation they leave in their wake are expected to increase in the US as a result of climate change. Intelligent Insurer finds out how insurance pricing can incentivise individuals and society to increase wildfire mitigation efforts.

Swiss Re says supply chain restructuring to generate $63bn insurance premiums

11 September, 2020 - 11:21
The reinsurer believes that supply chain restructuring will drive new demand for risk protection covers.

Hardening to continue into 2021 but global reinsurance outlook remains negative, says Fitch

11 September, 2020 - 11:21
Mounting COVID-19 losses, lower premium and interest rates will weigh on reinsurers performance, warns Fitch.

Aston Lark acquires Lloyd’s broker Brunel

11 September, 2020 - 11:07
The acquisition will support the company's expansion in the professional indemnity market.

Saga launches £150m capital raise

11 September, 2020 - 09:35
The capital raise is supported by a strategic £100 million investment by its former CEO Sir Roger De Haan.

Cohen & Company raises $230m in initial public offering

11 September, 2020 - 09:22
The company's special purpose acquisition vehicle INSU has completed its IPO raising $230 million.

SCOR places €300m subordinated Tier 2 notes for 'corporate purposes'

11 September, 2020 - 09:22
CEO Kessler says the placement will enable SCOR to further secure attractive long-term financing to support its future organic growth.

Guy Carpenter names new president; Marsh splits Klisura's role

10 September, 2020 - 15:26
The appointee has spent 27 years at Marsh, most recently as president of global placement and advisory.

AIG taps StarStone's Rash as Talbot CEO

10 September, 2020 - 14:52
Acting Talbot CEO David Morris will become chief underwriting officer of the company.

Nexus shuffles management to lead separation strategy of broking arm

10 September, 2020 - 14:21
Tim Coles leaves COO role at Nexus to lead the separation process of Xenia Broking Group.

FedNat buys more reinsurance cover for Hurricane Laura losses

10 September, 2020 - 14:08
The insurer expects its losses to exceed its single-event reinsurance retention of $25 million.

Beazley enhances cyber and mediatech insurance offering in Canada

10 September, 2020 - 13:40
The insurer says an increasingly complex risk landscape requires clear coverage to protect small to medium-sized businesses.

Coface SA appoints new chairman of the board

10 September, 2020 - 13:39
The appointee replaces François Riahi who is leaving the board following his departure from Natixis.


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