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 return of US sanctions on Iran are likely to prevent the use of a Lloyd's IT platform for any Iranian insurance business, the markets chairman has said.
This month began with a bang as the annual British Insurance Awards highlighted the talent in the sector in 1950s style, with industry stalwart John O’Roarke being handed the Achievement Award.
Neon has launched Orca Insurance Agency, a Lloyd’s approved coverholder which will underwrite Nordic marine business on behalf of Neon Syndicate 2468.
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Outdated static rating factors and underwriting losses mean the marine market is ripe for disruption. Technology, including, blockchain is set to shake up the sector.
Ryan Specialty Group has completed the acquisition of Lodestar Marine.
Aviva Global Corporate & Specialty's new managing director Patrick Tiernan is confident of profitable growth. He tells Jonathan Swift how he hopes to take the business to the next level.
As economies in the Middle East diversify, new opportunities for insurers and reinsurers are beginning to show themselves. Is the London Market taking full advantage?
Property and casualty insurer Lancashire Holdings saw a 48% jump in pre-tax profit for the first-quarter.
Lloyd's has opened an office in Morocco’s Casablanca Finance City as the market targets growth in North Africa.
Islands Insurance Group has left SSP for rival provider Open GI, after a fresh round of outages at the software platform.
Non-damage business interruption has long existed in the maritime sector and could come ashore for companies looking to protect themselves, especially from cyber risk, explains David Williams, underwriter at The Strike Club.
When not busy as sales director at Hiscox UK & Ireland, Derrick Potton spends his time diving.
RSA UK saw its combined operating ratio for commercial operations deteriorate to 108.1% over the course of 2017.
The London P&I Club reported a boost in gross tonnage to 2.5m gt following January renewals.
The Central Bank of Ireland has ordered CBL Insurance Europe to cease writing business with immediate effect, until further notice.
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company has received its insurance license from the Dubai Financial Services Authority and established an office in the Dubai International Financial Centre.
Keoghs has completed its acquisition of Hill Dickinson’s general insurance business.
Lloyd's and the London market are trying to win back their market shares in Asia, as the region is experiencing the world's most dynamic growth for the insurance industry.
Steve Beslity, chairman of global marine at Aon Risk Solutions, is to retire by mid-2018.
Thomas Miller has acquired specialist marine and energy consultancy Brookes Bell Group for an undisclosed sum.
Some underwriters are still reviewing data manually but Rodrigo DeCossio, UK insurance lead at Mark Logic, suggests 2018 might be the year to automate these processes and drive more efficiency in underwriting.
Two ships colliding off the coast of China has left 32 crew members missing according to the Chinese government.