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Leadenhall

Long-standing Lancashire executive leaves for Fidelis

Jonny Creagh-Coen joins the specialty re/insurer on 2 July 2018

Flood

PERILS raises second loss estimate for storm Friederike

Third loss estimate to be issued in July, 2018

Christos adamantiadis

Marsh combines Middle East and Africa operations

Former OIC boss, Christos Adamantiadis, appointed as chief executive

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Cyber resilience

Barbican reveals new ‘One-Step-Ahead’ cyber product

Barbican OSA will encompass three critical areas of cyber resilience

Catastrophe   SR

Natural catastrophe insured losses “highest ever” in 2017 – Swiss Re

Reinsurer Swiss Re said Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria had resulted in combined insured losses of $92bn, equal to 0.5% of US GDP

Markel

Maritime firms fear cyber-attack supply chain breakdowns, XL Catlin warns

Attacks on ports such as Antwerp raise concerns about cyber risk and its effects on resilience, according to specialty insurer XL Catlin

I stock hurricane

Flat renewals at 1.4 disappoint reinsurers – Willis Re

But “dynamic change” in M&A appetite keeps the market “lively”

Motor insurer Sabre

Canopius makes two top-table hirers

The two new senior managers bring wealth of experience to the table

Insurtech stories

XL Catlin becomes founding member of InsurTech Asia Association

The mechanism will help the (re)insurer to explore insurtech in the region

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