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New regulation to keep London insurers busy in 2018

London, UK17-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news

Regulatory developments dominate priorities identified for the London company insurance market in 2018 by the International Underwriting Association (IUA).

Beazley upbeat on 2017 results

London, North America, UK17-01-2018Insurance news, Specialty

Specialist Lloyd’s insurer Beazley has prepared the market for better than expected 2017 financial results.

AmWINS names new CEO following transition

North America17-01-2018Insurance news

US-based global insurance broker AmWINS Group has promoted Scott Purviance to succeed Steven DeCarlo as the company’s CEO, effective May 1, 2018.

California unveils stronger laws for wildfire claims

North America17-01-2018Insurance news, Property cat, Reinsurance news

The California insurance commissioner and legislators unveiled eight bills (six of which have already been introduced) and two additional legislative proposals designed to strengthen consumer protections for wildfire survivors.

Probitas 1492 bolsters financial lines unit with QBE hire

London, UK17-01-2018Insurance news

Lloyd's underwriting syndicate Probitas 1492 has hired Mark Smith from QBE to join its financial lines team as senior underwriter for management liability.

Lockton appoints COO of US Pacific operations

North America17-01-2018Insurance news

Insurance broker Lockton has promoted Nate Mundy to senior vice president and chief operating officer of its Pacific operations in the US.

P&C cycle turns but rate increases set to remain modest

Global16-01-2018Casualty, Insurance news, Property cat, Reinsurance news

Property/casualty (P&C) rates have risen in the Jan. 1, 2018 renewals for the first time since 2013, but rate increases remain modest despite large catastrophe losses in 2017, according to Fitch Ratings.

Cyber rises to 2nd biggest global risk

Global16-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news

Cyber threat continues its upward trend globally, ranking 2nd in the Allianz Risk Barometer in 2018 compared to the 15th place five years ago.

General Electric takes $6.2bn reinsurance charge

North America16-01-2018Insurance news

General Electric (GE) is taking an after-tax GAAP charge of $6.2 billion for the fourth quarter of 2017 on its legacy insurance portfolio.

Canopius expands US management & professional lines with senior hire

North America16-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news

Specialty re/insurer Canopius has appointed William Kelly (Bill) as senior vice president in the US management & professional lines team to further expand its offering in the US.

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