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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.

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.

Regional insurance agency expands with purchase

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 23, 2016 - 3:55pm CST

Cross Insurance has acquired Pittsfield, Massachusetts-based Bardwell, Bowlby & Karam Insurance Agency Inc.

Wholesale insurance accessible through online portal

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published June 23, 2016 - 12:07pm CST

Energi Inc.’s Energi Insurance Services unit has launched a wholesale insurance division in order to provide additional services to its partner agents and brokers.

Integro names CFO

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 23, 2016 - 11:54am CST

Integro Insurance Brokers Holdings Ltd. on Thursday said it has named New York-based Andrew Behrends chief financial officer.

Integro acquires equine and agriculture insurance agencies

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 21, 2016 - 12:29pm CST

Integro Insurance Brokers Holdings Ltd. on Tuesday said it has acquired Jerry Parks Equine Insurance Inc. and Parks Insurance Corp.

Broker acquires professional liability agency

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 20, 2016 - 3:03pm CST

Risk Strategies Co. has acquired Dallas-based McLaughlin Brunson Insurance Agency L.L.P., Risk Strategies said in a Monday statement.

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.

Q&A: Fred W. Smith IV, Willis Towers Watson P.L.C.

By: Gloria Gonzalez

Published June 19, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Director of natural resources and head of U.S. mining and metals discusses the challenges of low commodity prices, increasing regulatory pressure and major environmental events.

Former Jardine Lloyd Thompson executive dies

By: Sarah Veysey

Published June 14, 2016 - 10:54am CST

Rodney Leach, Baron Leach of Fairford, died at the age of 82, JLT said in a statement.

Pull back on protectionism to reduce insurance costs

By: Gavin Souter

Published June 14, 2016 - 8:19am CST

International regulatory barriers add to the expense of providing insurance and reinsurance and need to be lowered, reinsurance executives say.

Gallagher acquires benefits broker and consultant

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 13, 2016 - 3:54pm CST

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired The Buchholz Planning Corp., Gallagher said in a Monday statement.

Broker acquires independent agency

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 13, 2016 - 2:11pm CST

Brokerage and risk management firm Oswald Cos. has acquired The Hoffman Group, Cleveland-based Oswald said in a Monday statement.

Insurers urged to leverage data instead of drowning in it

By: Gavin Souter

Published June 13, 2016 - 8:29am CST

Insurers need to stop “annoying” their customers by asking them redundant questions in insurance applications, an expert says.

London broker outlines leadership changes

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 09, 2016 - 11:10am CST

Miller Insurance Services L.L.P., London, on Thursday said it has made appointments and changes to its partnership board and subcommittees effective July 1.

Gallagher acquires regional retail broker

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 07, 2016 - 12:02pm CST

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Lubbock, Texas-based Ashmore & Associates Insurance Agency Inc.

JLT Re lures Swiss Re exec to head global client business

By: Judy Greenwald

Published June 06, 2016 - 12:42pm CST

Francesca Marc-Antonio will become JLT Re’s new global head of client relationship development management.

U.K. risk model focuses on terror threats

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published June 06, 2016 - 11:23am CST

Pool Reinsurance Co. Ltd. on Monday said it has partnered with Cranfield University and Guy Carpenter & Co. L.L.C. for the development of a terrorism risk model.

Munich Re names broker executive for U.S. reinsurance

By: Rob Lenihan

Published May 31, 2016 - 8:00am CST

Joe Stuhl promoted from client manager in the division.

Brown & Brown appoints regional retail presidents

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published May 27, 2016 - 10:59am CST

John Esposito, Michael Keeby and Dan McGowan join the executive team.

UP CLOSE: Stacy Brown

Published May 22, 2016 - 12:01am CST

DENVER-BASED PRESIDENT AND CEO OF WILLIS PROGRAMS

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