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RenaissanceRe profits dip from cat claims although growth is strong


High levels of claims from two years of California wildfires contributed to a challenging 2018 for Bermuda reinsurer RenaissanceRe, although CEO Kevin O’Donnell remains positive for a successful 2019.

Hedge-fund backed Watford Re parent files for IPO on NASDAQ


The parent company of Bermuda-based specialty re/insurer Watford Re has publicly filed for an initial public offering (IPO) on the NASDAQ Global Market.

Bermuda firms Treefrog and Foundation form cloud-based underwriting platform


Treefrog Consulting, a Bermuda-based re/insurance and ILS technology firm, has created an underwriting, pricing and portfolio management web application to help reinsurance and ILS businesses speed up pricing.

Bermuda re/insurance registrations up 29% in 2018, ILS on the rise


The Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) registered 75 re/insurance companies in 2018, up from 58 in 2017, a 29.3 percent increase year-on-year.

$93bn ILS market grew 5.6% in 2018 despite Q4 slowdown


The global non-life insurance-linked securities (ILS) market grew to $93 billion at the end of 2018, up from $88 billion year-on-year, despite a substantial slowdown in the fourth quarter.

Allied World shuffles senior leadership in Bermuda


Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has made a series of leadership appointments for its Bermuda operations.

Aetna enters $200m ILS deal with recently formed Cayman vehicle Vitality Re X

Cayman Islands28-01-2019

Aetna, a provider of healthcare insurance and subsidiary of CVS Health, has entered into a four-year reinsurance deal with a newly formed Cayman Islands special purpose insurance vehicle, Vitality Re X.

AIG's AlphaCat completes $5m cat bond deal with Terra Brasis Re

Latin America28-01-2019

AlphaCat Managers, the insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund manager subsidiary of AIG, has completed a $5 million private catastrophe bond transactions with Brazilian reinsurer Terra Brasis Re.

PartnerRe's Pestcoe joins Langhorne Re Bermuda as CEO


Langhorne Re, a reinsurer targeting large life and annuity blocks, has appointed Marvin Pestcoe as executive chair and CEO of Langhorne Re Bermuda.

Argo introduces re/insurance graduate training programme in Bermuda


Specialty re/insurer Argo Group has established a graduate training programme in Bermuda for those looking to gain experience and exposure to the re/insurance industry.

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