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Ireland branch closures

​ Aspen closes US property insurance business

The Bermuda firm had “deeply disappointing” results for 2017

Insurtech supply players

Why insurance buyers aren’t seeing more insurtech options

“Customer inertia” is driving insurtech firms to partner alongside traditional players, perhaps explaining why more new entrants haven’t emerged

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New Pool Re terrorism assessment tool leads to discounted premiums

Self-assessment tool could earn UK insureds a 5% premium discount

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Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance opens office in Dubai

The latest in a line of strategic moves positioning the US insurance firm

Agriculture

PartnerRe joins forces with Farmers Edge on agricultural insurance offering

The Bermuda reinsurer partners with Farmers Edge to offer real-time data led insurance products

Brunel

Allianz eyes XL for another big-ticket Bermuda acquisition

Potential purchase adds another piece to the Bermuda M&A puzzle

Lorica

Swiss Re selling minority stake to SoftBank credit positive – Moody’s

Deal expected to give the reinsurer a ’competitive advantage’

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XL Catlin promotes Tim Powell into top IFL role

Powell will head the firm’s insurance division’s international financial lines

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