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Broker names cyber expert as chief innovation officer

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 28, 2016 - 8:53am CST

Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford Ltd. has appointed Peter Hacker as group chief innovation officer.

Brexit vote prompts fears over U.K. insurers' capital strength

By: Thomson Retuers

Published June 28, 2016 - 8:49am CST

Market falls triggered by Britain's vote to leave the E.U. could impact British insurers’ ability to pay dividends or hand cash back to investors.

Mexican insurer gains access to Lloyd's market with partnership

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 28, 2016 - 8:43am CST

Specialty insurer and reinsurer Sompo Canopius A.G. and Mexico City-based insurer Grupo Nacional Provincial SAB said Tuesday that they have formed a strategic partnership.

U.K. can't 'cherry-pick' on E.U. single-market access, labor groups say

By: Thomson Reuters

Published June 28, 2016 - 8:21am CST

(Reuters) — Britain will find it hard to retain access to the European Union's single market without accepting its rules on freedom of movement, the International Labour Organization chief and trade union leaders said Monday.

Financial leaders in London consider Norway option to save Europe ties

By: Thomson Reuters

Published June 27, 2016 - 4:26pm CST

The City of London is in talks with government officials as it seeks continued access to Europe after Britain's exit from the E.U.

'Brexit' leaps to top of enterprise risk management concerns

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 27, 2016 - 3:36pm CST

Risk managers will need to help their organizations assess the effect of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, experts say.

Many U.S. firms playing catch-up after Britain's surprise E.U. exit vote

By: Thomson Reuters

Published June 27, 2016 - 2:06pm CST

Even U.S. companies with "Brexit" contingency plans have said they were shocked it is now on track to become reality.

'Brexit' breakdown: Impact and analysis

Published June 27, 2016 - 12:19pm CST

The United Kingdom's vote on June 23 to leave the European Union has sent shockwaves throughout the business and insurance communities, which are working to determine how the U.K.'s exit could impact European and international markets.

European insurance snapshot

Published June 24, 2016 - 2:14pm CST

The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union is expected to reverberate through the insurance markets.

Flood losses lower than expected

By: Rob Lenihan

Published June 24, 2016 - 2:08pm CST

Flood damage in the United Kingdom in the three-week period from late December to early January caused a total of 538 million ($772.5 million) in insured property market loss.

British E.U. exit opens global regulatory uncertainties

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published June 24, 2016 - 1:27pm CST

International insurance and reinsurance observers say the so-called Brexit vote presents challenges and opportunities for non-British underwriters.

5 things you need to know about 'Brexit'

Published June 24, 2016 - 12:40pm CST

Exit negotiations between British and E.U. officials, along with factors that could affect the London market, will need to be addressed.

SupercalifragilBREXIT ... !

Published June 24, 2016 - 11:56am CST

The winds of change have hit the United Kingdom on its vote to leave the European Union.

British vote to leave E.U. creates confusion for insurers

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published June 24, 2016 - 9:23am CST

Some are concerned that Britain's exit vote could make it difficult for U.K. insurers to write business throughout the European Union.

British exit and other politics

Published June 24, 2016 - 8:39am CST

From the British decision to leave the European Union to the latest GOP plan to roll back health care reform, politics take center stage in the Business Insurance week in pictures.

London market syndicate names innovation division leaders

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 23, 2016 - 2:02pm CST

Channel Syndicate 2015 on Thursday said it has launched its innovation division.

Marsh introduces excess capacity facility

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 22, 2016 - 11:30am CST

Marsh L.L.C. has launched an excess facility for all classes of management liability insurance.

New cyber practice co-head appointed at Aon Benfield

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 21, 2016 - 9:53am CST

Aon P.L.C. has appointed Luke Foord-Kelcey as co-head of Aon Benfield Group Ltd.’s global cyber practice group in London.

European insurance groups urge U.K. to remain with E.U.

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 21, 2016 - 9:22am CST

Twenty-one insurance and long-term savings associations from across Europe have signed a letter urging the United Kingdom to remain a member of the European Union in a referendum Thursday.

Should the U.K. stay or should it go?

Published June 20, 2016 - 2:26pm CST

With three days remaining until voters decide the country's fate in the E.U., here's what some insurers have to say.

Aon chief, British brokers make case for E.U.

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 20, 2016 - 9:50am CST

The U.K. insurance market would be disadvantaged if the country votes to leave the European Union, Aon CEO Greg Case says.

E.U. exit could cause mayhem for U.K. buyers

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 19, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Risk managers in the United Kingdom are weighing possible changes in risk profiles of their organizations if the British public votes to leave the European Union.

London market divided on effects of E.U. exit

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 19, 2016 - 12:01am CST

A U.K. exit from the European Union would pose “a grave threat” to London insurance market business and jobs, according to a position paper by the International Underwriting Association, Lloyd's of London and Fidelis Underwriting Ltd.

Risk managers prepare to meet challenge of reforms to U.K. insurance laws

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 19, 2016 - 12:01am CST

HARROGATE, England — Insurance buyers, brokers and underwriters still have work to do to be ready for the U.K.'s new insurance law in August.

Cyber threats stir worries but no action when it comes to buying cover

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 19, 2016 - 12:01am CST

HARROGATE, England — Cyber threats pose the biggest worries for members of U.K. risk management association Airmic Ltd., but less than half actually buy the coverage.

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