Specialist reinsurance broker Capsicum Re has hired Vlad Polyakov, a former Lockton executive, into its cyber team.
Accountancy and advisory firm KPMG has strengthened its UK insurance tax team with the appointment of Rob Clayton as a partner.
Canada Life’s reinsurance division has struck a deal with Dutch insurer Aegon to cover the longevity risk on a €6 billion portfolio of Dutch annuities.
Bermuda-based specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) manager CATCo Investment Management has appointed underwriting specialists Simon Moore and Lindsay Watson.
William Pollett, the chief executive officer (CEO) and president of investment manager Blue Capital Management, has resigned.
Flood Re, the UK Government’s scheme to pool flood risk, has invited insurers, brokers and software firms to test their processes for the reinsurance scheme before its launch in April 2016.
Rating agency Fitch has said that Zurich Insurance’s ratings may come under pressure if it issues debt to help fund a potential acquisition of UK-based RSA Insurance.
Accountancy firm Deloitte has appointed David Rush as head of UK insurance amid a series of senior appointments.
Insurance technology provider Quindell has appointed Indro Mukerjee as group chief executive.
Munich Re has revealed more details about its new Capital Partners division and the team running it.