DL Dale & Others, syndicate 2525, the specialist employers’ and third party liability Lloyd’s insurer, has poached a director from QBE.
Tokio Marine Holdings posted strong results for the three months ended June 30, 2014 as it continued to improve the performance in its property/casualty and life insurance businesses.
US broker Integro has acquired Stonehouse Conseillers, a London-based broker specialising in commercial film production companies and international advertising agencies.
XL Group has appointed Michael LaRocca as its chief underwriting officer in its North America property business.
US insurer AmTrust has posted a strong set of second quarter results as it continues to benefit from its cut-through reinsurance agreement with Tower International Group.
CNA Financial Corporation has appointed David Brosnan, the chief executive of Lloyd’s insurer Hardy, as chief executive of CNA Insurance Company (CNA Europe).
A massive 98.5 percent of insurer Tower Group’s shareholders have approved its takeover by ACP Re, the Bermuda reinsurer owned by AmTrust Financial Services.
UK broker Bluefin has appointed Sian Rolfe as underwriting product manager.
Re/insurer Catlin has posted a solid set of results for the first half of 2014, with profit more than doubling as it benefited from resilient rating conditions in North America, Europe and Asia and better investment returns.
Insurer Kane has issued $135 million of outstanding notes via its private catastrophe bond platform, Kane SAC.