Canopius Group, the specialty re/insurance platform of Sompo Japan, has appointed Toh Lay Kuan as energy underwriter for its Singapore platform.
UK Towergate Insurance is for sale and has appointed Evercore and Rothschild as joint advisers to support the evaluation of proposals the group has received.
Re/insurer Amlin has seen a solid nine months despite renewal rates falling 3.5 percent and the ongoing challenging environment.
Willis Re, the reinsurance division of Willis, has appointed Tsuyoshi Noguchi as managing director for Willis Re Japan.
Italian insurer Generali has partnered with South-African insurer Discovery to launch health and protection insurance products.
Barbican Insurance has launched a new enterprise data warehouse, which provides a group-wide, scalable information solution designed to fully support the firm’s growth plans.
Hamilton Insurance Group has acquired Sportscover Underwriting, Sportscover’s Lloyd’s managing agent, and Kinetic Insurance Brokers, both owned by Wild Goose Holdings.
Wilmington Trust has hired two insurance-linked securities (ILS) executives, formerly of Wells Fargo, to lead its insurance collateral solutions business.
Robert Terry, the chairman of insurance technology firm Quindell has resigned from the board.
Aon has authorised a new $5 billion share repurchase program, upping the total authorisation to $6.1 billion.