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Aon appoints IP chief product officer in San Francisco

2019-07-18T14:49:00+01:00

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

2019-07-18T14:47:00+01:00

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

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Five claims trends in offshore wind - GCube

2019-07-18T12:51:00+01:00

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

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Apollo appoints Burkinshaw CUO of its Lloyd’s business

2019-07-16T12:19:00+01:00

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

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Insurers nonplussed at Ogden rate review

2019-07-15T15:53:00+01:00

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

2019-07-12T15:06:00+01:00

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

2019-07-12T14:43:00+01:00

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

2019-07-12T13:58:00+01:00

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

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ReAssure ratings unaffected by IPO suspension - Fitch

2019-07-12T12:22:00+01:00

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