News relating to the Bermuda and international insurance and reinsurance industry.
Everest Re Group has announced that former AIG executive Christopher McKeon has joined Everest Insurance as the new leader of its commercial casualty unit within the risk management group.
Sompo has completed its acquisition of Endurance Specialty Holdings after getting the green light from regulators. The company paid a total of $6.3 billion to acquire 100 percent of the outstanding ordinary shares of Endurance.
XL Catlin has appointed Isa Ennadifi to the post of senior underwriter, at its structured risk solutions (SRS) team, effective immediately. She is based in London.
Athene has announced the launch of an underwritten offering of its class A common shares.
Simon Williams, head of marine and energy at Hiscox's, has left the company according to a spokesperson.
Insurers need to work with stakeholders to make cities’ infrastructure to catastrophic events more resilient, according to a new report by Lloyd’s of London.
The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) is to lead an industry delegation to Santiago, Chile and Lima, Peru this week to host executive forums on the value of Bermuda-based captive insurance.
Endurance Specialty Holdings has appointed Brad Gow to its new position of global cyber product leader.
Chubb Group has disclosed that it bought more than twice as much reinsurance protection from ABR Re in 2016 than in the previous year.
Hamilton Re has announced that its latest Open Hamilton Re contest, which is designed to raise the interest of Bermuda high school students in a career in the insurance and reinsurance industry, was a success.