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Gallagher's Pen replaces chief financial officer in growth push

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 11:17
The appointee will help accelerate Pen's growth through acquisition and organically.

Carpe Data: next-generation data for the new world

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 11:14
Leveraging new data sources can help insurance carriers significantly improve many aspects of their business and enhance automation throughout the entire insurance cycle, including in the claims process. Insurtech Carpe Data tells us more.

Coverys snaps up Lloyd's broker to expand European footprint

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 11:11
Coverys European Holdings has acquired Italian Lloyd’s broker and coverholder Bridge.

E-trading risk platform Whitespace launches 'first of its kind' digital MGU

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 11:04
The MGU will underwrite property insurance for global energy risks, both renewable and traditional.

Sompo adopts Willis tech to transform insurance pricing operations

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 10:59
Sompo will adopt WTW's insurance pricing solutions for its retail business across Asian markets.

Insurtech Element brings Swiss Re manager to expand white-label offering

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 10:54
The executive will take over several core areas including insurance operations and underwriting.

CCR Re bolsters underwriting division with QBE hire

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 10:50
The reinsurer has appointed a credit underwriter guarantor within its specialties and global risks division.

How satellite technology is transforming the re/insurance industry’s response to flood

Intelligent Insurer News - 26 October, 2020 - 10:07
With its own constellation of satellites poised to give a rapid assessment of flood damage, ICEYE is set to transform the way the re/insurance industry responds to cat events. Ahead of his participation in Claims Innovation USA, Charles Blanchet, ICEYE’s vice president of solutions, explained how it works.

CEA unveils largest cat bond of 2020 in landmark Swiss Re deal

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 15:40
Swiss Re has structured and placed a $775m catastrophe bond for California Earthquake Authority.

Reinsurance start-up Kettle led by ex-Argo secures $4.71m in seed funding

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 15:40
The insurtech seeks to reshape the $300 billion-a-year reinsurance industry using AI and proprietary algorithms.

Aegon splits top leadership role at Transamerica Life as CEO departs

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 14:32
The new leaders will help steer TLB through the challenging market and lead its next phase of growth.

Swiss Re backs insurtech Cover Genius' parametric solution for SMBs

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 14:24
The new product is underwritten by Palomar's new excess and surplus lines vehicle.

QBE makes Pryce interim CEO after Regan's shock exit amid probe

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 11:21
The Australian insurer has launched an extensive global search to fill the top role.

Pioneer's Coward to acquire company in final deal; CEO McMellin to exit

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 11:21
Pioneer Underwriters has agreed to be acquired by Russell Coward following its deal with K2.

Everest faces $300m cat hit in Q3 but bullish on earnings

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 11:03
The re/insurer is expecting to report 'significant' net income for the third quarter 2020.

Munich Re launches E&O insurance for cyber and tech risks

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 10:22
The coverage will be underwritten on behalf of the Munich Re Syndicate at Lloyd's.

Chubb reveals new Canada president replacing Moore

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 09:29
The appointee will have executive operating responsibility for retail P&C business including high net worth personal lines, and A&H.

Markel taps senior claims executive from AIG

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 09:29
The new hire recently served as global head of AIG's property & specialty operations.

Why insurers need to be more honest with risk and insurance managers

Intelligent Insurer News - 23 October, 2020 - 07:40
While insurers have welcomed the hardening market, it poses a challenge for insurance managers—who are increasingly looking at alternative risk transfer solutions, according to Scott Feltham, group insurance manager for Compass Group. He explains why the hardening market could be bad for insurers in the long run.

Argo braces for $71m hit from nat cats and COVID-19 in Q3 results

Intelligent Insurer News - 22 October, 2020 - 15:40
The re/insurer expects to report natural catastrophe losses of approximately $54m in Q3.

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