CBL Insurance’s administrators had been working on a restructuring proposal, but the firm has been placed into liquidation.
Axa has appointed Amelie Breitburd as its chief financial officer for the UK and Ireland.
Global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker Ed has been acquired by BGC Partners.
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Scor’s CEO has slammed an activist investor for “baseless accusations and threats” over a rejected takeover bid from Covéa.
Exclusive: Former CBL-owned wholesale broker European Insurance Services Ltd will look to launch new products following its management buyout.
Following on from the publication of the top 100 insurtech firms in April, Matt Connolly, CEO of Tällt Ventures, gives an update on major developments for those ranked in quarter three
Musical instruments require insurance cover that's in tune with their tumultuous lives.
Global reinsurers have turned to mergers and acquisition deals over the last year in order to remain relevant in the face of challenging market conditions, but S&P maintains a neutral view on this trend.
Global insured losses from natural catastrophes and man-made disasters during the first half of 2018 were $20bn, 33% below the ten-year average of $35bn, according to Swiss Re Institute's preliminary sigma report.
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
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has paid out £104m in compensation to customers of collapsed unrated insurer Enterprise so far.
ICB Group joins Finch as part of the Verlingue Group, effective from today.
After working with the European Federation of Loss Adjusting Experts for a number of years, Malcolm Hyde has taken on board the role as president.
As part of their Brexit preparations, Chubb European Group and ACE Europe Life have both converted to Societas Europaea.
French construction broker SFS Europe, which is majority owned by CBL, has placed itself into voluntary liquidation.
The French compensation fund has so far paid out more than €75m (£67m) to over 2600 victims and relatives of casualties of the November 2015 Paris terror attacks.
A French court has rejected the claim filed against the French state by people who were injured or whose relatives died in the Paris attacks in November 2015.
The anatomy of European flooding means insurers and reinsurers should model their potential losses across several countries, explains Dr Maurizio Savina, director at RMS.
Exclusive: April UK has withdrawn from the UK health insurance market with immediate effect.
This year’s World Cup in Russia has widely been regarded as one of the best ever.
Axa has committed €50m (£44m) to its research fund over the next five years.
Two years after the truck attack in Nice, southern France, the terror compensation fund has paid out €37m (£33m) to 2135 victims, who were either injured in the attack or are relatives of casualties.
Liberty Specialty Markets has entered into a renewal rights agreement with Ironshore Europe to take on its European non-merger & acquisition business and staff.