News relating to the Bermuda and international insurance and reinsurance industry.
Hiscox has appointed Tom Shewry as chief financial officer for its UK business and Hiscox Insurance Company.
Argo Environmental, a member of Argo Group International Holdings, has made a number of underwriting hires to bolster its US environmental business.
Brit has sponsored its debut 144A catastrophe bond issuance, Sussex Capital UK PCC (Series 2020-1).
The Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) and the Government of Bermuda have teamed up with US wholesale chain Costco to provide gold-standard COVID-19 testing.
MS Amlin Underwriting, the Lloyd’s re/insurer, has appointed Margot Cronin to its board as a notified independent non-executive director, effective from January 1, 2021.
BMS Group, the independent specialist re/insurance broker, has appointed David Overton as a director in its Latin America and Caribbean financial lines division.
ILS Bermuda is providing funding for student internships and work shadowing opportunities with industry participants in a drive to provide work placement opportunities for students looking to gain experience in Bermuda's ILS industry.
Richard Lightowler has been appointed to Aspen Insurance Holdings’ board as a non executive director.
Christopher Greetham and Wilhelm Zeller will retire from the board of AXIS Capital Holdings at the end of the year.
777 Re, a Bermuda-based reinsurance company, has completed two reinsurance transactions with US based insurance companies.