Spanish insurer Mapfre has reported a 31% drop in post-tax profit for the first six months of 2015 to €315.6m (£223m).
XL Catlin's Estefania Taboada looks at the impact of new company governance rules on Spanish D&O policies.
Allied World's after tax profits fell 94% to $9.5m (£6m) in the second quarter compared with the same period last year when profits hit $151.9m.
Malta-domiciled business Building Block is to target a range of networks to distribute its products as part of a two-pronged business plan.
A Malta-domiciled insurance business offering guaranteed asset protection insurance has launched in the UK market.