Michael Watson Canopius

Canopius signs AmTrust at Lloyd’s merger agreement

2019-04-18T08:45:00+01:00

PE-backed Canopius has moved a step closer to completing its landmark merger of its Lloyd’s business with AmTrust’s, after signing a definitive sale and purchase agreement, a move that will catapult the carrier into being a top-five Lloyd’s insurer.

Canaccord Genuity – BMS - Pioneer underwriters

Dual sale processes to be run for Minova’s Pioneer and BMS

2019-04-16T17:26:00+01:00

Canaccord Genuity is poised to run a dual sale process for Minova Insurance’s MGA platform Pioneer Underwriting as well as its broking operation BMS.

NSM white mountains

NSM targets further 2019 acquisitions to grow premium beyond $1bn

2019-04-16T22:05:00+01:00

White Mountains-owned full service MGU and program administrator NSM is expected to add to its Embrace Pet Insurance acquisition in the coming months, as it continues to execute its specialty niche roll-up strategy through a strong pipeline of bolt-on transactions.

Liberty Mutual Sold sign

AmTrust to sell surety and credit business to Liberty Mutual

2019-04-15T16:09:00+01:00

Expansive (re)insurer Liberty Mutual has agreed a deal to buy the global surety and credit reinsurance operations of AmTrust.

Chaucer-&-China-Re

China Re completes acquisition of Chaucer’s Australian and Irish subsidiaries

2019-04-11T12:23:00+01:00

Hong Kong-listed carrier China Re has completed the acquisition of two of Chaucer Holdings’ subsidiaries after receiving regulatory approval in the jurisdictions.

Michael Watson Canopius

Canopius signs AmTrust at Lloyd’s merger agreement

2019-04-18T08:45:00+01:00

PE-backed Canopius has moved a step closer to completing its landmark merger of its Lloyd’s business with AmTrust’s, after signing a definitive sale and purchase agreement, a move that will catapult the carrier into being a top-five Lloyd’s insurer.

Canopius and AmTrust

Canopius pushed to Lloyd’s top-five with AmTrust deal

2019-04-11T09:16:00+01:00

PE-backed Canopius will be catapulted into being a top-five Lloyd’s carrier responsible for circa £2.01bn of annual written premiums on the assumption it completes its acquisition of AmTrust’s Lloyd’s business, analysis by The Insurer shows.

NSM white mountains

NSM targets further 2019 acquisitions to grow premium beyond $1bn

2019-04-16T22:05:00+01:00

White Mountains-owned full service MGU and program administrator NSM is expected to add to its Embrace Pet Insurance acquisition in the coming months, as it continues to execute its specialty niche roll-up strategy through a strong pipeline of bolt-on transactions.

Kathleen Zortman – AIG

AIG takes Zortman from QBE to run Private Client Group

2019-04-05T13:54:00+01:00

AIG has hired Kathleen Zortman from QBE as president and CEO of its Private Client Group, based in New York.

American Family image

Ameriprise sells P&C unit to American Family after strategic review

2019-04-03T02:37:00+01:00

American Family’s acquisition of the P&C operations of Ameriprise Financial for $1.05bn will help broaden the US insurer’s geographical reach and the spread of its storm risk, it said.

Aon WTW share price i

Where next for Aon, Willis and the fast-changing global broker landscape?

2019-03-08T16:51:00+00:00

Where next for Aon and Willis and indeed how will the global broking landscape change over the next 12-24 months?

Dan Glaser – handshake

Glaser shows the art of doing a deal…

2019-03-04T17:21:00+00:00

Dan Glaser is going to get a reputation as a clinical deal maker like Warren Buffett if he continues like this.

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