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Epic reshuffle as Guy Carp digests JLT Re acquisition

2019-05-09T16:41:00+01:00

Guy Carpenter announces a slew of senior appointments across its leadership team, amid some senior exits from acquired rival reinsurance broker JLT Re

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Atkin steps down at AIG’s Talbot; new ex-Marsh chairman appointed

2019-05-08T14:16:00+01:00

Talbot Group, AIG’s Lloyd’s of London business, has announced its founding chairman Rupert Atkin is to step down from the role

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Six ideas unveiled in Lloyd’s “bold new strategy”

2019-05-01T12:41:00+01:00

CEO John Neal has unveiled his future strategy for Lloyd’s, focused on six “transformational initiatives” as well as a commitment to lower costs and simplify doing business

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Capital deployment 5% down among reinsurers - Aon

2019-05-01T12:08:00+01:00

A drop of $13bn in capital deployed among the 23 major reinsurers making up Aon’s Reinsurance Aggregate was recorded at the end of last year

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Catlin back in the game to launch startup re/insurer Convex

2019-04-30T10:05:00+01:00

Paul Brand and Stephen Catlin have launched a $1.8bn re/insurance start up, named Convex

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The risk landscape's shift away from easily insured threats

2019-04-29T15:05:00+01:00

Politics, protectionism and unpredictability are adding to uninsurable aspects of the commercial risk landscape, according to Aon

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Three insurers launch reputational risk consortium

2019-04-29T15:00:00+01:00

A new London market consortium will offer insurance and crisis management solutions to mitigate reputational risk, with Beazley at the head of the slip

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Al Zain appointed CEO at Bahrain’s Trust Re

2019-04-25T09:30:00+01:00

Downgrade-hit Trust Re has announced a new chief executive to lead the reinsurer

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Aon combines its construction, engineering and inland marine teams

2019-04-24T08:59:00+01:00

Reinsurance broker aligns to the approach of many carriers underwriting the three risks together

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Covea still wants to buy a reinsurer

2019-04-23T16:12:00+01:00

French insurer Covea still wants to make a reinsurance acquisition, despite its failed takeover plan for Scor

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Latam fac combined across Marsh, Guy Carpenter and JLT

2019-04-23T16:01:00+01:00

Newly branded Carpenter Marsh Fac Re will combine the broker’s facultative reinsurance business for Latin America

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Axa could be exposed to Notre-Dame fire

2019-04-17T09:36:00+01:00

French company Axa insured two of the contractors making renovations to the 12th century cathedral when fire broke out

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Reinsurers weathering the storm – Aon

2019-04-15T10:38:00+01:00

A 3% drop in total global reinsurance capital in 2018 needs to be taken in the context of nearly 30% capital increase since 2011, according to Aon

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Secondary perils are causing the bulk of cat losses – Swiss Re Sigma

2019-04-10T13:49:00+01:00

Events such as wildfires and floods, so-called secondary perils for catastrophe risk re/insurers, constituted some 62% of insured losses from natural catastrophes in 2018, and more than 50% the previous year

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Aon points to rising populism and terrorism risks in Europe

2019-04-10T12:08:00+01:00

A surge in support for populist politicians and an uptick in the number of attacks by far-right terrorists have created an increasingly complex risk environment for firms, according to re/insurance broker Aon

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Gallagher appoints Thompson as UK specialty, wholesale CEO

2019-04-08T15:08:00+01:00

John Thompson has been announced as the new permanent CEO of Gallagher’s specialty London market and wholesale businesses

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