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Beach & Associates to be acquired by US broker Acrisure

North America10-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news

US insurance broking group Acrisure is to acquire reinsurance intermediary Beach & Associates. It will buy-out private equity firm Aquiline Capital Partners as part of the deal.

AGCS reveals new London claims head

Europe, London10-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news

Allianz Group’s specialist corporate insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Lars Vissing as regional unit London (RUL) head of claims, starting in February 2018.

DUAL appoints head of M&A from Zurich

London, UK10-01-2018Insurance news

Hyperion Insurance Group's underwriting arm DUAL has appointed Justin Ansell as head of mergers & acquisitions, UK. He most recently as served as head of M&A insurance at Zurich Insurance in London.

Chubb bolsters accident & health leadership team

Europe, UK10-01-2018Insurance news

Insurer Chubb has made two key appointments to its accident & health senior leadership team in Continental Europe and the UK&I.

Stone Point and founding family bid to take AmTrust private

North America10-01-2018Insurance news

The family that originally helped found AmTrust Financial Services has partnered with private equity funds managed by Stone Point Capital to propose taking the troubled insurer private in a deal worth around $1.4 billion.

Swathes of rating changes unlikely for North American P/C insurers

North America10-01-2018Casualty, Insurance news, Property cat, Reinsurance news

A wide swath of rating movements for North American property/casualty (P/C) insurers due to capital pressure is unlikely, S&P Global Ratings has surmised having completed a stress test on the sector.

JLT appoints CEO of global specialty business

London10-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news, Specialty

JLT Specialty, a subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (JLT), has appointed Lucy Clarke as chief executive (CEO) of the group’s worldwide insurance broking activities. She was previously CEO of its marine and energy businesses.

AM Best maintains negative outlook on US P/C reinsurance sector

North America10-01-2018Casualty, Insurance news, Property cat, Reinsurance news

AM Best is maintaining its 2018 outlook for the US property/casualty reinsurance sector at negative, citing the pronounced pressure on US property catastrophe rates as the alternative capital market presence in the property catastrophe space continues to grow.

PE firm Blackstone unveils insurance unit and its CEO

North America10-01-2018Insurance news

Blackstone Insurance Solutions, a new business launched by private equity group Blackstone, has hired the former president of New York Life’s Investments Group as its chief executive.

Hiscox appoints new US CUO following departure

North America10-01-2018Insurance news, Reinsurance news, Specialty

Specialist insurer Hiscox has appointed Eric Micheals as chief underwriting officer in the US. He replaces Nicole Goodwin, who is retiring.

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