Verisk Analytics, a provider of risk information, has appointed Beth Fitzgerald as president of ISO Insurance Programs and Analytic Services, the founding business unit of Verisk Analytics responsible for the company's core insurance products and services.
A company seeking to change how catastrophe risk is being syndicated in both the reinsurance and capital markets has been launched.
Manulife, through its subsidiary The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, has acquired UK life insurer Standard Life’s Canadian business.
Willis North America has appointed Cait Levy as health care practice leader of Willis of Greater Philadelphia.
Broker Lockton has launched a global yacht practice based in the UK.
There is a hunger for better boundary data being made available to the re/insurance industry in South and Central America, an interactive poll of industry executives participating on a webinar covering the topic of boundary data found.
Insurer Argus Group has appointed Dr. Melissa Butler to the newly created role head of population health.
Indian reinsurer GIC Re has confirmed it is in talks with Lloyd’s, as it plans to expand its operations overseas.
London-listed insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund, DCG Iris, is set to be wound up.
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has appointed Tom Kocaj as vice president and head of financial institutions, executive and professional lines. He will be based in New York.