International broker Willis has offered €550m (£392m) to buy the remaining 70% stake it doesn't own of France giant Gras Savoye.
Broker | 23 Apr 2015
Potential for profit-making, low market penetration and a diversification away from the tough motor market are key factors in "struggling" Gibraltarian...
Gibraltar | 21 Apr 2015
AIG has named Douglas Steenland as its new chairman, effective from 1 July when he will succeed Robert Miller.
Insurer | 16 Apr 2015
At the end of January the Council of the European Union agreed to extend existing sanctions against Russia. This move comes a year on from the introduction...
Insurer | 16 Apr 2015
The planned merger between Partner Re and Axis Capital could be dashed following a $6.4bn (£4.3bn) bid by Italian operation Exor to acquire the reinsurer.
Insurer | 15 Apr 2015
Insurance firms are being urged to adopt scenario testing from this year in preparation for the proposed referendum on the UK's European Union membership...
Europe | 14 Apr 2015
Independent Zurich-based loss data provider Perils has disclosed its second loss estimate for windstorm Elon-Felix which affected Western and Northern...
Europe | 08 Apr 2015
A lawyer representing Aviva life insurance customers in France has registered 10 further clients in the past two weeks who want their fixed price arbitrage...
Europe | 02 Apr 2015
UK pet insurance premiums are forecast to reach £1.1bn by 2018 with market growth driven by rising vetinary fees, high claims costs and advances in vetinary...
Insurer | 02 Apr 2015
Market constraints that contributed to Gibraltar-based underwriter the Service Insurance Company ceasing to write business are likely to felt by motor...
Europe | 01 Apr 2015
The Jackson Reforms have taken effect, and some predictions for the claimant solicitor world are decidedly grim. The reforms call for increased settlement speed and new, lower fixed fees, compressing solicitor profitability substantially.
EIOPA has published its final guidelines for the phasing-in of the Solvency II regime, with the regulations announced to come into force on 1st January 2016. Prior to that date, European insurers have two other deadlines to meet a pre-application to the relevant regulator must be submitted in or around September 2014; and a full application to the relevant regulator must be submitted by 1st June 2015
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