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Kaufman’s RB Jones adds RSG’s Nehring as energy director

2021-04-09T21:03:00+01:00

HW Kaufman Group managing general agent RB Jones has strengthened its energy capabilities with the hire of Brad Nehring as a director.

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RSG names Hathaway national transportation lead ahead of Buchan retirement

2021-04-09T19:49:00+01:00

Ryan Specialty Group (RSG)’s wholesale broker RT Specialty has appointed Doug Hathaway head of its national transportation practice and its Interstate Insurance Management program in the wake of John Buchan’s upcoming retirement.

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Risk Strategies buys student health insurance broker/MGU SIS

2021-03-31T20:57:00+01:00

Risk Strategies has acquired Specialty Insurance Solutions (SIS), a broker, consultant and managing general underwriter (MGU) focused on national student health programs.

Sutter Insurance Company

California program specialist Sutter enters run-off

2021-03-26T04:13:00+00:00

Transportation and personal lines-focused program specialist carrier Sutter Insurance Company has gone into run-off.

AM Best

AM Best: Unaffiliated share of MGA premium has grown in recent years

2021-03-22T22:08:00+00:00

The number of US MGAs has grown in recent years while unaffiliated agents have increased their share of total MGA direct premium written (DPW) by several points, AM Best has noted in an in-depth report on delegated underwriting authority enterprises (DUAEs).

The PM interview

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The PM interview: Stephen Leeret

2021-03-17T18:31:00+00:00

In this month’s issue we talk to Stephen Leeret, senior vice president of Allied World’s North America programs division, about key dynamics driving the sector and what it was like coming in to run the unit in the middle of Covid-19…

Comment

AM Best spotlight

Under the ratings agency spotlight

2021-03-17T18:48:00+00:00

News this week that AM Best is introducing performance assessments – or Best’s PA – for MGAs, MGUs, program administrators and other so-called delegated underwriting authority enterprises (DUAEs) is likely to meet with a mixed response in the programs sector.





People Moves

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Kaufman’s RB Jones adds RSG’s Nehring as energy director

2021-04-09T21:03:00+01:00

HW Kaufman Group managing general agent RB Jones has strengthened its energy capabilities with the hire of Brad Nehring as a director.


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