Ardonagh group has confirmed the closure of all Swinton branches as the integration of the business is almost complete.
Admiral has reported a hit of £33m from Ogden in the first half of 2019, with a total estimated hit of between £50m and £60m.
Zurich UK GI has seen an increase of 144% in operating profits for the first half of 2019.
Invoice insurance startup Nimbla has replaced its previous underwriter Munich Re, with QBE.
Sedgwick has acquired Nordic Loss Adjusting and related entities, for an undisclosed amount.
International risk services firm Gallagher Bassett has acquired the assets of Welsh claims firm, Adjusting Associates, to expand its offerings in the UK.
ERS has made changes to its senior team, as chief finance officer Kate Wade has chosen to take some time out of the market.
RSA UK & International CEO Scott Egan hailed progress in the first half of 2019, but said the insurer will remain “vigilant” where it comes to its London Market business.
Arch Capital has agreed to buy Lloyd’s insurance group Barbican.
Direct Line saw profit slide 10.2% for H1 compared to the first half of 2018.
Nexus has acquired financial and professional lines managing general agent Plus Risk Limited.
Sabre’s combined operating ratio remained in its target of within the mid-70s range, while premiums shrank 7% in the first half of 2019.
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Hiscox has reported a profit before tax of $168m for the first quarter of 2019, up from a profit of $162.7m on the same period last year, despite a higher volume of claims.
Aston Lark made a profit during its transformational year.
Lemonade competitor Hippo has raised $100m in a Series D funding round, led by Bond Capital.
PIB has appointed Tim Chadwick as chief risk officer, following the departure of Jon Stanley.
Scor’s property and casualty division has seen growth in H1 2019, while legal action against Covéa and its CEO and chairman Thierry Derez will continue in 2020.
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Confused has hired Stephen Dukes, former boss at the Commuter Club and Wonga, as its chief operating officer.
Neos intends to double its UK direct customer numbers this year, amid international expansion plans and the launch of an add-on product for the UK market.
Victor Insurance is looking to build on growth following the rebrand from Bluefin Underwriting.
Victor Insurance, formerly Bluefin Underwriting, has appointed John Stephenson as country manager, UK, succeeding Paul Drake.
Evan Waks has been appointed as Ageas UK’s chief risk officer and will start with the business in September.