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Overall, top-line growth for the 30 largest European insurers has been steady, reflecting the underlying economic conditions throughout Europe, explain Tim Prince and Yvette Essen, director of analytics and director of research at AM Best
As part of their Brexit preparations, Chubb European Group and ACE Europe Life have both converted to Societas Europaea.
The news that Axa is to spend $15.3bn (£11.1bn) to acquire XL Group will certainly get the insurance boards around the world chattering.
Edward Kopp, Chubb's general insurance country president in Korea, is moving to Thailand.
Lemonade CEO Daniel Schreiber talks about the expansion plans of the US-based start-up that uses artificial intelligence to validate claims and donates profits to charities.
Australian insurer QBE has made a senior appointment in Malaysia.
AIG has appointed Brian Duperreault as president and CEO, replacing Peter Hancock.
Towergate has hired ex-Brightside distribution boss Colin Wallace to “breathe life” back into the business’ partnerships proposition.
Marcus Giles, who formerly worked at Ace from 1999 to 2010, has left his role as head of direct marketing at AIA to join Chubb.
Senior vice-president of group and president for Europe, Chubb
Global giant Chubb's after tax profits were $4.1bn (£3.2bn) last year compared with $2.8bn in 2015.
Towergate has appointed Paul Dilley as CEO of underwriting.
Chubb and Ace have started operation as one insurance company in Australia - Chubb Insurance Australia.
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A lack of large natural disasters, favourable exchange rates and a number of sizeable mergers have seen many of the top 30 European insurers weather the tough environment and climb the rankings
XL Innovate has made a "significant investment" in peer- to-peer insurance company Lemonade.
Global insurer Chubb has promoted Jason Keen to head of property and casualty for Asia-Pacific.
Ace has switched its name in New Zealand to Chubb Insurance New Zealand following its purchase of Chubb's global operations.