Specialist re/insurer Beazley has appointed Martin Fricke as its new head of treaty in the company's Munich office, reporting to Patrick Hartigan, team leader of treaty business.
Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings' (R&Q's) subsidiary Accredited Surety & Casualty Company has closed a programme underwriting partnership with independent insurance managing general agent (MGA) and wholesaler American Team Managers (ATM).
Australia-based QBE Insurance Group is replacing its group chief financial officer (CFO) Michael Ford who has assumed the role only in September 2017.
People’s Insurance Group of China (PICC), which owns the nation’s biggest non-life insurer, is planning to raise more than $1.6 billion through a Shanghai listing, according to a Reuters April 10 report.
Global insurance broking and risk management firm Marsh has appointed Christos Adamantiadis as CEO of a newly-combined Middle East and Africa region, and Ayman El Hout as country leader for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Andreas Bergler as head of broker relations for Continental Europe, a new role designed to support the company's expansion plans across the region.
Global political volatility is leading to heightened levels of political violence and political risk, according to Aon’s 2018 Risk Maps for Political Risk, Terrorism and Political Violence.
Mumbai-based digital insurance start-up Acko General Insurance has partnered with ride-sharing app Ola to offer a first-of-its-kind in-taxi insurance in India.
The CCRIF SPC (Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility Segregated Portfolio Company) is exploring ways to scale up the cover it provides with regards to reach and products.
Property/casualty (P&C) insurance sector reserve deficiency deteriorated to $4.3 billion in 2017 from $2.5 billion in 2016, according to Morgan Stanley research.