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Helios considers capital raise to target 2021 growth plans

2020-08-10T06:59:00+01:00

Lloyd’s investment vehicle Helios said it is considering options to finance additional capital to support plans to increase its underwriting capacity in 2021.

II-PoliticalRisk-Globe

Potential for London Market political risk contraction as Covid bites and carriers exit

2020-08-08T03:15:00+01:00

Covid-19 could lead to a contraction in aggregate stamp capacity within EC3’s credit risk, contract frustration and political risk markets in the next two to five years, with some carriers already placing their operations into run-off, a new report from Arthur J Gallagher highlights

Lloyd's and KPMG

New products needed as Covid-19 heightens intangible assets’ role: Lloyd’s

2020-08-06T13:32:00+01:00

The Covid-19 outbreak has heightened the emphasis on the role that intangible assets play in modern-day industry, and the pandemic has only served to increase companies’ exposure to new risks impacting them, according to a new report jointly published by Lloyd’s and KPMG.

Brad Irick – TMK

TMK Syndicate 510 loss forecasts rise due to Covid-19 deterioration

2020-08-06T16:29:00+01:00

Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK) has seen a deterioration of more than three percentage points in its latest forecasts for Syndicate 510 on the back of deterioration in Covid-19 claims estimates.  

Lloyd's

A sneak preview of the new Lloyd’s ahead of re-opening

2020-08-04T06:45:00+01:00

In four weeks’ time from today, the Lloyd’s trading floors reopen for the first time since 19 March. The Insurer takes a peak to see how it will be different…

Pavlos Spyropoulos – Lloyd's

Lloyd’s appoints Spyropoulos as CEO of Lloyd’s Asia

2020-08-03T06:10:00+01:00

Lloyd’s has appointed Pavlos Spyropoulos as country manager for Singapore and chief executive of Lloyd’s Asia.

Vibe Lloyd's

Soros-backed Vibe engages WTW to sell Lloyd’s run-off business

2020-07-31T12:01:00+01:00

The Soros-backed Vibe Syndicate Management Ltd  – which placed its Syndicate 5678 into run-off at the end of last year – has engaged Willis Towers Watson (WTW) to advise on an exit solution for its capital providers, The Insurer can reveal.

Lloyd's

Lloyd’s can only write German reinsurance business via Brussels from October

2020-07-31T07:12:00+01:00

Managing agencies will only be able to provide reinsurance to German cedants via the Lloyd’s Brussels platform from the end of October unless the UK secures Solvency II equivalence before then, the Corporation has warned.

Pavlos Spyropoulos – Lloyd's

Lloyd’s appoints Spyropoulos as CEO of Lloyd’s Asia

2020-08-03T06:10:00+01:00

Lloyd’s has appointed Pavlos Spyropoulos as country manager for Singapore and chief executive of Lloyd’s Asia.

Axa XL – Lloyd's

Axa XL appoints leadership team for UK & Lloyd’s

2020-07-27T10:34:00+01:00

Axa XL has appointed Elie Hanna, Luis Prato and Martin Turner onto a client-facing leadership team for the group’s UK & Lloyd’s region, effective immediately.

Daniel Hearsum – Brit

Brit’s Ki names Hearsum as managing director

2020-07-22T07:24:00+01:00

Brit’s newly launched digital follow-only Lloyd’s syndicate Ki has named former Marsh JLT Specialty digital strategy head Dan Hearsum as managing director.

Apollo

Lloyd’s insurer Apollo hires Axa XL specie and cargo duo

2020-07-20T07:05:00+01:00

Apollo Syndicate Management – the Lloyd’s insurer named in honour of Neil Armstrong’s 1969 moon landing – has hired two senior specie underwriters from rival Axa XL, Richard Panter and Charlotte Wilson, The Insurer can reveal.

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