CGSC North America, part of broker Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford, has made three senior appointments in its business development, partnerships and marketing operations. All will report to Tom Ruggieri, CEO of CGSC North America.
Heritage Insurance Holdings reported a big increase in its profits for 2014 while its gross earned premiums also grew substantially.
Christophe Fritsch, who heads the insurance-linked securities unit at AXA Investment Managers, the asset management unit of AXA, has been handed the role of head of structuring in addition to his existing roles.
Third Point Reinsurance has appointed Steven Fass, already a director of the company, to the newly created position of lead independent director.
Despite its CEO highlighting just how tough the market remains, SCOR posted an impressive set of results for 2014 with its profits increasing by 40 percent and its gross written premiums by more than 10 percent – largely boosted by the first full year contribution of Generali US.
Vanbridge, a US insurance and reinsurance broker, is to make two strategic acquisitions.
Advocate Reinsurance Partners, a reinsurance broker in Dallas, has appointed two senior executives to run its new Minneapolis/St. Paul office – one joins from Capital Risk Partners and the other from TigerRisk Partners.
The aviation industry is behind the curve in terms of its response and readiness to the threat posed by cyber criminality, according to Peter Armstrong, head of cyber strategy for Willis.
The influx of alternative capital into the reinsurance market has irreversibly changed the structure of the market.
Risk modeling firm RMS has released a new tool offering which it describes as a complete view of flood risk in South Korea.