Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed David Wilson, formerly of Torus, as global head of energy claims based in London.
The Chinese motor insurance industry faces imminent risks of further deregulation in commercial (i.e. non-mandatory) motor insurance premiums, in addition to competitive pressure.
AM Best has identified the top 10 threats or events that may have devastating effects on the financial strength of insurers or the market within which they operate.
National General Holdings has agreed to acquire certain assets of Louisiana based personal lines insurer group Imperial Management Corporation.
Talks regarding the sale of Sportscover’s Syndicate 3334 and SCI Capital to financial services group Haverford have ended.
Ironshore’s Australian subsidiary Ironshore Australia will not acquire Australia’s Assetinsure.
Helios Underwriting, which provides investors with a limited liability direct investment into the Lloyd's insurance market, has used a fully collateralised quota share reinsurance contract to release capital, allowing it to seek new opportunities.
XL Group has launched a new cyber liability insurance product in Brazil, which includes professional indemnity coverage for technology firms operating in the country.
AmTrust Financial Services has agreed to acquire Florida-based workers’ compensation insurer OptaComp, an affiliated company of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Florida.
RSA has appointed Steve Lewis, formerly of Zurich, as chief executive officer (CEO) for the UK and Western Europe. He will join the company with effect from January 2015.