Howden reveals football's Covid losses; Convex opens new European subsidiary; Volante gets new syndicate approval from Lloyd’s; and Zurich supplants Axa as MGA's £105m capacity
For the record: Post wraps up the major insurance deals, launches, investments and strategic moves of the week.
JMG Group has reached £90m of gross written premium with 200 staff in 10 offices, CEO Nick Houghton told Post as it funded Butterworth Spengler to make its first acquisition since joining the group.
With resignations on the rise employers risk overlooking candidates from diverse backgrounds, Dive In attendees heard.
Studies have shown diverse management teams achieve higher revenues due to innovation and discrimination claims can be costly. As the Dive In festival kicks off at Lloyd's and around the world, Edmund Tirbutt investigates if the insurance industry is achieving its diversity goals.
Today is #TheGreatAllianzAbseil! Our CEO, Jon Dye and CEO of @MindCharity, @paulfarmermind, are joining Allianz employees to abseil 80 metres down London’s ArcelorMittal Orbit. All to raise vital funds for our corporate charity partner, Mind.— Allianz Insurance (@allianzuknews) September 24, 2021
Good luck everyone! pic.twitter.com/TYwhHyx6Qe
- Upcoming webinar: Digital claims – the final frontier
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- Hiscox chief claims officer Grace Hanson to exit
- Best Insurance Employer 2021: Allianz (5* employer, large)
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- Recruiter warns of talent war impact on diversity amid resignation boom
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Between 15 March and 15 May Post invited insurance employees, through emails, social media and via the brand’s print and online channels, to nominate and rate their employers on a variety of aspects including their management, diversity, work/life balance and whether they would recommend the employer to a friend. More than 2300 responses were received and more than 50 firms were nominated.
The impact of Covid-19 saw the European non-life insurance market report a decline in gross written premium and profit after tax. AM Best analyses the numbers and reports on the movements in the ranking and the outlooks for the leading markets within the continent
A ranking of the top 100 Prudential Regulation Authority-regulated UK insurance companies, with each business broken down by gross written premium, net written premium, underwriting result, retention ratio, solvency capital requirement and SCR Ratio.
Six up-and-coming claims managers, six ambitious candidates, all with one aim, to be crowned Claims Apprentice 2020. But who will be victorious?