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Aon appoints IP chief product officer in San Francisco


Aon has announced a Silicon Valley veteran is to lead its intellectual property development unit as chief product officer

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AGCS appoints Smithson new regional CEO in São Paulo


Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty’s new regional leader for South America joins the insurer from rival underwriter Zurich


Five claims trends in offshore wind - GCube


Claims data from offshore wind renewables insurer show foundations, cables and natural catastrophe risks are areas of concern


Apollo appoints Burkinshaw CUO of its Lloyd’s business


New chief underwriter previously served as chairman of specialty at Fidelis until 2017

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Insurers nonplussed at Ogden rate review


The first review of the UK’s personal injury discount rate under the new statutory process set out in 2018 has adjusted the rate from -0.75% to -0.25%

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Reinsurance 2030 survey goes live - contribute now


Take part in a survey by GR in association with the Dubai International Financial Centre into the future of the re/insurance market

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Aon appoints Ronda as president of its US reinsurance arm


Re/insurance broker Aon Risk Solutions has a new president of its US business, based in New York

Bahrain Grand Prix to take place despite protests

How Bahrain got overtaken in the Middle East reinsurance market


Increasingly antiquated rules and a lack of innovation have lost Bahrain its early mover advantage in Middle East re/insurance, according to a report published this week by ratings firm AM Best


ReAssure ratings unaffected by IPO suspension - Fitch


Rating agency responds after ReAssure’s initial public offering suspended by majority shareholder Swiss Re