QBE Insurance has merged its Latin American and Asia-Pacific operations to create an emerging markets division.
Guy Carpenter has appointed Boguslaw Skuza as chairman and managing director, central and Eastern Europe.
Barbican Insurance Group has appointed Julie Abbott, who has previously worked at Travelers, as a contingency and media underwriter.
ILS manager, Securis has appointed the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Ascot Underwriting, Martin Reith, as advisory director.
EY has promoted Pete Cangany to senior partner for Bermuda. He will lead the practice with diverse responsibilities within the group.
Lloyd’s has predicted that based on insurable value, Germany has the most expensive team competing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Property and casualty insurer Liberty Mutual will acquire Northern Ireland insurer Hughes Insurance.
Aon US, a subsidiary of Aon, will acquire StoneRiver National Flood Services and related entities from StoneRiver Group.
ACE has launched the next evolution of its corporate officers and directors’ assurance (CODA) premier directors and officers liability policy, protecting the personal assets of executives and board members of UK and other European companies.
Dual, the underwriting arm of Hyperion Insurance Group, has appointed Phillip Oldcorn as chief operating officer, Europe.