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Praedicat launches first named peril casualty product through Lloyd’s Lab

2019-11-14T14:03:00+00:00

LA-based insurtech launches Lloyd’s Lab-developed product designed for industrial and chemical product risks typically excluded or in standard covers

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AGCS appoints Williams financial lines leader

2019-11-14T09:59:00+00:00

New Munich-based global financial lines appointment Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Bermuda

Two senior Bermuda appointments join Guy Carpenter from Aon

2019-11-13T10:54:00+00:00

Reinsurance broker announced several senior appointments in Bermuda

Globe

Eight consecutive quarters of rising primary pricing – Marsh

2019-11-12T12:45:00+00:00

Commercial lines insurance pricing was 8% up in the third quarter globally, according to Marsh

AM Best London market distribution chains

Roles blur in London market under pressure – AM Best

2019-11-11T13:26:00+00:00

Unsustainable costs and an evolving distribution chain are forcing London market insurers into new operating models, according to a report from rating agency AM Best

Bermuda

Ed Bermuda appoints Turner chairman

2019-11-07T17:14:00+00:00

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

2019-11-07T17:00:00+00:00

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

Mark Watson

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

2019-11-06T12:51:00+00:00

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

FCA aviation conduct probe

Aviation risks, claims on the rise - AGCS study warns

2019-11-05T13:42:00+00:00

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