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Enstar completes $200mn AmTrust investment

2018-12-07T12:50:00+00:00

Bermudian legacy-to-live carrier Enstar has completed its $200mn investment in Evergreen.

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Gallagher snaps up aviation broker Boston Marks

2018-12-07T10:46:00+00:00

Arthur J Gallagher has snapped up Boston Marks Group which includes Boston Marks Insurance NZ in New Zealand, BMG Aviation in Australia and the book of business of Boston Marks Insurance Brokers in the United Kingdom.

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JLT notifies staff of £100mn retention awards ahead of new global structure

2018-12-05T16:48:00+00:00

As the post-takeover operating structure of MMC and JLT begins to take shape, JLT’s qualifying staff have been notified of their entitlements under the £100mn retention bonus scheme that was announced as part of the £4.3bn acquisition.

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Allianz shares dip as CEO eyes M&A

2018-11-30T14:50:00+00:00

Shares in European Insurance heavyweight Allianz dipped today as investors contemplated an increased chance of a large-scale M&A deal.

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Axa commits to Lloyd’s following $15.3bn XL deal

2018-11-29T11:54:00+00:00

The Lloyd’s market remains a key part of Axa XL’s distribution capability, Axa XL CEO Greg Hendrick told investors yesterday, as the executive affirmed the carrier’s commitment to Lime Street.

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Ardonagh income climbs 11% in first nine months

2018-11-28T18:53:00+00:00

The Ardonagh Group has seen income jump 11.2 percent in the first nine months ended 30 September 2018.

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Axa commits to Lloyd’s following $15.3bn XL deal

2018-11-29T11:54:00+00:00

The Lloyd’s market remains a key part of Axa XL’s distribution capability, Axa XL CEO Greg Hendrick told investors yesterday, as the executive affirmed the carrier’s commitment to Lime Street.

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Arch acquires Ardonagh’s commercial lines business

2018-11-01T09:50:00+00:00

Arch Insurance Europe is to take over the UK commercial lines business of The Ardonagh Group.

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BGC Partners acquires London market broker Ed

2018-10-29T10:46:00+00:00

Private equity’s interest in London market brokers has continued this morning with news that BGC Partners has acquired Ed.

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Enstar completes $200mn AmTrust investment

2018-12-07T12:50:00+00:00

Bermudian legacy-to-live carrier Enstar has completed its $200mn investment in Evergreen.

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R&Q inks self-insured legacy and workers comp deal

2018-11-28T10:39:00+00:00

London-listed R&Q is to provide full finality to an unnamed California-based self-insurer though its newly rebranded program underwriting division Accredited.

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AIG closes Fortitude Re stake sale to The Carlyle Group

2018-11-14T17:35:00+00:00

American International Group has closed the sale of its 19.9 percent stake in Fortitude Re to private equity house The Carlyle Group.

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Ardonagh debt weighs heavily as UK broker sells assets

2018-11-26T11:01:00+00:00

*Debt yielding circa 11 percent ** New $235mn bond takes issuance beyond £1bn *** Acquires Nevada 3 assets at near 30 percent premium to cost

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Analysis: RenRe’s $1.5bn TMR move cements strategic play

2018-10-31T17:05:00+00:00

Shares in RenaissanceRe were trading off around 5 percent this morning in New York as some investors reacted negatively to news of the Bermudian’s $1.5bn deal to buy Tokio Millennium Re (TMR).

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