II-DigitalPartners-Foxquilt

Canadian insurtech Foxquilt gets capacity from Munich Re

2021-01-27T03:28:00+00:00

Canadian insurtech Foxquilt has secured capacity from Munich Re Innovation Syndicate 1840 to begin underwriting commercial lines products in February, with the SME-focused MGA scheduled to enter the US market in the Spring.

Distinguished Programs

Distinguished Programs adds SoCal strength with Arrizabalaga hire

2021-01-26T07:12:00+00:00

Distinguished Programs has strengthened its operations in Southern California with the hire of George Arrizabalaga from Nationwide.

II-NFP-DanBeaudette

NFP hires Clear Blue’s Beaudette to grow programs

2021-01-25T20:55:00+00:00

NFP has hired Clear Blue Insurance Group’s chief underwriting officer Daniel Beaudette as a senior vice president.

Sompo International and Flock

Sompo Intl provides capacity for insurtech Flock’s drone program

2021-01-21T19:57:00+00:00

Sompo International Holdings has entered into a long-term partnership with UK insurtech Flock to provide data-driven insurance solutions to commercial drone operators.

Platinum and Obsidian

Platinum Specialty’s WestPro teams up with Obsidian on new hospitality program

2021-01-20T13:38:00+00:00

XPT-owned Platinum Specialty Underwriters has launched a new bars, taverns and restaurants program through its MGU division WestPro in partnership with hybrid program fronting carrier Obsidian.

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Peter Eastwood – BHSI

BHSI targets middle market and SME growth through programs and MGAs

2021-01-14T08:09:00+00:00

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) has set its sights on the middle market and SME segments with the carrier seeing plenty of opportunities to form partnerships with programs and MGAs, president and CEO Peter Eastwood has told The Insurer TV.

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Program Manager

Fertile ground in the program sector draws fresh interest

2021-01-20T13:25:00+00:00

Opportunities to access specialty insurance business and potential fee income continue to attract the attention of capacity providers to the US program sector.

People Moves

Distinguished Programs

Distinguished Programs adds SoCal strength with Arrizabalaga hire

2021-01-26T07:12:00+00:00

Distinguished Programs has strengthened its operations in Southern California with the hire of George Arrizabalaga from Nationwide.


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