Of Special Interest

1st September 2013

The Global Insurance Week
Opinion

This week, with the Monte Carlo Rendezvous looming, Fitch and A.M. Best published reports on the reinsurance market. Greenlight surveyed UK personal lines online search activity.
The Bermuda Regulation Authority indicated an 81% rise in new insurer applications in the last twelve months.
Gallagher acquired in Canada, ING has agreed to sell its life unit in South Korea, and R&Q moved for a Guernsey-based captive.
ProSight Specialty selected iPartners' analytics solution and VeriClaim acquired Property Claims Services.
Results announced included Admiral, Chesnara, China Pacific, PZU, and R&Q.
Past Lloyd's chairman Max Taylor is to chair BMS's Pioneer Underwriting, and Pool Re has a new chief executive.
Zurich's chairman resigned following the death of the insurer's cfo.