The Financial Conduct Authority has issued a warning after what appears to be data held by the regulator appeared for sale on a website.
James Wright will become Chaucer’s chief risk officer from April.
Comprehensive car insurance premiums in the UK increased by 4% in the final quarter of 2019, taking the annual uplift to 5%, according to the latest Confused Car Insurance Price Index in association with Willis Towers Watson.
Commitments to disengage from coal-producing and coal-dependent power companies have won insurers plaudits from activist organisations, according to consultancy Sigwatch.
Exclusive: Motor managing general agent Pukka has temporarily suspended trading, having reached its capacity limit with providers.
Danish unrated insurer Gefion cannot enter new lines of business or branch out into further territories until it can meet its solvency capital requirement, the regulator has ordered.
Capsicum Re could seek to expand its presence in the US through acquisitions, Gallagher UK broking and underwriting CEO Simon Matson has said, following the company’s acquisition of the reinsurance broker.
R&Q has recruited William Spiegel as executive director and deputy group chairman ahead of co-founder Ken Randall stepping down in around 12 months’ time.
Gallagher has taken full ownership of reinsurance broker Capsicum Re in a deal that will see its former CEO Grahame Chilton return to the company.
Former RSA UK and international CEO Steve Lewis has been appointed as CEO of insurance and reinsurance services provider and consultancy Pro Global, effective 1 February.
Insured losses resulting from bushfires ravaging the Australian states of New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and South Australia are estimated to have reached A$995m (£524m), according to the Insurance Council of Australia.
There was adequate capacity to meet rising demand in the reinsurance sector during the 1 January 2020 renewal period, according to Guy Carpenter, however the results for buyers were mixed depending on a range of factors.
UK motor liability reinsurance rates for some accounts rose by up to 35% in the annual January renewal season, according to Willis Re.
Andrew Linnell, Business growth and strategy developments at RWA Compliance, asks if brokers are ready for the new regime?
Gibraltar-based unrated motor insurer Tradewise Insurance Company pursued a sale ahead of going into run-off and continues to explore its options, executive chairman Marcus Killick confirmed to Post.
Scor launched a three year contingent capital facility in form of a contingent equity line, providing the group with €300m (£254.6m) coverage in case of extreme natural catastrophe or life events impacting mortality.
The Bermudian premier David Burt has sung the praises of his country’s insurance market as a “sandbox” for innovative insurers and called on the London market to collaborate on efforts to drive the sector forwards.
Gallagher is poised to snap up the remaining 80% of Capsicum Reinsurance Brokers, having signed heads of terms with the business.
MS Amlin CEO Simon Beale is stepping down as parent company MS&AD restructures the insurer as part of an international reorganisation.
Lloyd’s has launched a campaign to encourage people to speak up over “unacceptable behaviour”, after its culture survey revealed less than half of respondents felt comfortable in raising concerns.
Simon Matson, UK CEO of Gallagher, pictured, has said sorry for the “insensitive comments” he made which came to light in the staff and business poaching court case the firm lost to Ardonagh this October.
Vibe will place Syndicate 5768 into run off at the end of the year.
Lancashire has appointed its UK chief underwriting officer from within, with incumbent Hayley Johnston set to become CEO of its Bermuda arm.
Munich Re reported "relatively high" man-made major loss claims, which were more than four times the hit it took in Q3 last year.