• XL rumours put focus on Bermuda’s future

    XL rumours put focus on Bermuda’s future

    A three-week period featuring the sale of Validus to AIG, a major profits warning from Aspen and reports that XL is in takeover talks with Allianz has placed the future of the Bermuda market front and centre.

    The corporate developments...

  • Insurers seek protection gap solutions

    Insurers seek protection gap solutions

    There is a global insurance gap, and it’s a big one. Natural catastrophes caused $350 billion of economic losses last year,...

    • Feb 16, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Aspen’s unit closure impacts staff

    Aspen’s unit closure impacts staff

    Aspen has closed its Bermuda-based US property insurance unit, a move that impacts three members of staff.

    The unit was...

    • Feb 16, 2018 1:23 pm
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  • Lancashire stress tested by catastrophe losses

    Lancashire stress tested by catastrophe losses

    One of the most severe years for catastrophe losses has proven to be a “stress test” for Lancashire Holdings.

    The...

    • Feb 15, 2018 12:23 pm
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  • McGavick: M&A is in the air

    McGavick: M&A is in the air

    Mike McGavick believes XL Group is poised for strong earnings growth in the coming years as a stand-alone company — and he is...

    • Feb 15, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Storms in Europe leave a $2bn insurance bill

    Storms in Europe leave a $2bn insurance bill

    Windstorms since the start of the year are expected to cost European insurers more than $2 billion, according to Aon...

    • Feb 15, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Norton provides science edge for XL Catlin

    Norton provides science edge for XL Catlin

    Hurricanes and earthquakes could be described as the bread and butter of catastrophe insurance and reinsurance.

    So...

    • Feb 14, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Argo Group report $28.9m profit

    Argo Group report $28.9m profit

    Catastrophe losses impacted earnings at Argo Group, however the company reported a $28.9 million profit, or 95 cents per...

    • Feb 13, 2018 7:49 pm
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  • PartnerRe signs deal with agritech firm

    PartnerRe signs deal with agritech firm

    PartnerRe has announced an exclusive agreement to work with agricultural precision technology leader Farmers Edge that it says...

    • Feb 13, 2018 9:39 am
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  • Arch beats expectations with $203.5m profit

    Arch beats expectations with $203.5m profit

    Arch Capital Group beat forecasts and finished the year strongly with net income of $203.5 million, or $1.46 per share, for...

    • Feb 12, 2018 6:17 pm
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  • Scholarship renamed to honour late CEO

    Scholarship renamed to honour late CEO

    A scholarship for university students has been renamed to honour the late CEO of one of Bermuda’s largest domestic insurance...

    • Feb 9, 2018 1:39 pm
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