Land Insurance Industry Boosted Thanks to Merger
National Land Realty has announced its merger with Mississippi Land & Lakes offering further boost for investors in industry.Read more.
Life Insurers Challenged by Competitive Landscape
Chief financial officers (CFOs) at North American life insurance companies say they continue to face sizable competitive challenges to theirRead more.
Insurers Say Predictive Modeling Is Boosting Their Profits
Predictive modeling has notably increased in value across several areas of property & casualty (P&C) insurers’ business over the pastRead more.
Report Identifies Key Risks for Financial Institutions Across EMEA
Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon plc, released an EMEA focused industry report today, highlighting theRead more.
RenaissanceRe to Acquire Platinum Underwriters for US$1.9bn
Merger of two Bermuda-based firms to accelerate growth in RenaissanceRe’s US specialty and casualty reinsurance business.Read more.
FCA: Small Firms Need to Better Manage Financial Crime Risks
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that many small banks and commercial insurance intermediaries fail to effectively manage financialRead more.
Germany and UK Agree Joint IP Rules Proposal
The proposal is based on the Modified Nexus Approach proposed by theOECD, which requires tax benefits to be connected directlyRead more.
Former Swinton Execs Fined and Banned from Senior Roles
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined three former senior executives of Swinton Group Limited (Swinton) £928,000.Read more.
Risk Appetite Reaches Record Highs
Nearly three quarters of CFOs surveyed by Deloitte say now is a good time to take risk onto their balanceRead more.
Friday the 13th: Unluckier for Some
The age old superstition about falling prey to bad luck on Friday the 13th does in fact ring true forRead more.
New CEO at Lockton UAE
Lockton, the largest privately held insurance broker in the world, and 9th largest overall, has announced the appointment of IanRead more.
Unit-Linked Guarantees “Could be £4 Billion a Year Market”
The unit-linked guarantee market is set to nearly treble to £4 billion a year by the end of 2015 asRead more.