Charles Taylor Adjusting (CTA) has appointed Felix Evans as manager of its specialist yacht practice.
Specialist motor insurer ERS has appointed Tom Donachie, currently portfolio underwriting manager in motor fleet, as head of bespoke.
Guy Smith has been appointed as interim chief financial officer (CFO) of Athene Holding, the parent company of Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company and Athene Life Insurance Company.
Catastrophe bond issuance maintained momentum in the second quarter of 2015, despite falling below the record-breaking second quarter of 2014.
Specialist Lloyd's underwriter Marketform has appointed Alistair Marriott as joint deputy head of marine and class underwriter cargo.
Helios Underwriting has agreed to acquire two limited liability members of Lloyd’s for £2.4 million in a bid to increase underwriting capacity through acquisition.
Broker Willis is set to acquire UK broker and independent healthcare adviser PMI Health Group (PMIHG).
Willis Capital Markets & Advisory (WCMA), Willis’ insurance investment banking division, has appointed Brian Shea as head of Europe.
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management has entered the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market in a bid to provide clients with access to the asset class.
US insurance losses stemming from catastrophes hit $8 billion in the first half of 2015, with overall losses reaching $12 billion.