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Ed Bermuda appoints Turner chairman


John Turner joins re/insurance broker Ed Bermuda from his previous chairman role for Aon’s commercial risk solutions UK and Americas business

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Resilience focus amid worsening global macro conditions – Swiss Re


Chief economist briefing emphased the ‘R’ word(s): trade war is risk number one; recession in the US 35% likely; and resilience in the global economy is worse than before the financial crisis

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Argo announces Watson to retire; Rehnberg steps in as interim CEO


Long-time CEO Mark Watson will continue to work as an adviser and board member until 30 December

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Aviation risks, claims on the rise - AGCS study warns


Safer skies have not reduced the overall risks being taken by aviation insurers

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BMS appoints US property reinsurance broking chief


Broker’s new chief property officer for US reinsurance previously led Willis Re’s Atlanta office

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AM Best discusses revised stable reinsurance outlook


Rating agency used the third day of the Singapore International Reinsurance Conference (SIRC) to discuss its global reinsurance outlook

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Broker role under threat? - SIRC panel debate


A panel debate at the end of the SIRC conference asked whether traditional broking is dead and how it should evolve

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Non-life ILS amounted to $27.3bn in Q3 – Willis Re Securities


Willis Re Securities expects growth in catastrophe bond issuance from the fourth quarter and into 2020

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Argo changes reporting structure for the Americas


Bermudan re/insurer Argo Group announced a reshuffle, including a new senior hire from AIG