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Lloyd’s squeezes profit as Beale exits


Outgoing CEO Inga Beale exits Lloyd’s on a pre-tax profit of $776m for the first half of 2018 and a combined ratio of 95.5%

  • Dan Glaser

    MMC buys rival JLT creating biggest reinsurance broker


    On paper the deal creates the world’s largest reinsurance broker by combined revenues, and adds to Marsh’s lead as the biggest broker of primary insurance business

  • Florence_2018-09-13_1550Z

    Fickle Florence outfoxed forecasters and cat modellers


    Hurricane Florence could cause somewhere between $2.5bn and $5bn of insured losses, according to differing catastrophe modelling estimates, but the storm’s behaviour has proven difficult for models to predict

  • Risk management in the MENA construction sector


    As a massive growth region, the past decade has seen a construction and engineering boom across the Middle East and North Africa. However, with growing assets at risk and a worsening loss experience, a correction is underway in then famously-competitive MENA and GCC re/insurance market, driving a more sophisticated approach ...

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