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Insurer mega-deals forecast to drop off

By: Judy Greenwald

Published February 04, 2016 - 11:09am CST

NEW YORK — No further mega-deals between major insurers are likely at this point, as buyers who can afford them are in shorter supply, says a securities analyst.

New Chubb appoints country presidents for Asia

By: Joyce Famakinwa

Published January 29, 2016 - 12:09pm CST

Chubb Ltd. has appointed presidents for its general insurance business in Hong Kong, Singapore and Korea.

Week in pictures

Published January 29, 2016 - 9:38am CST

While the East Coast was buried in snow, AIG and Zurich made moves to dig themselves out. That and more in Business Insurance's week in pictures.

Fourth-quarter profit gains put new Chubb on solid footing

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published January 27, 2016 - 9:58am CST

Profits come up all aces, a good starting point for the former Ace Ltd. and Chubb Corp.

Week in pictures

Published January 15, 2016 - 11:35am CST

Blasts in Libya, China, Los Angeles and on the campaign trail top the Business Insurance week in pictures.

Chubb Ltd. debuts on New York Stock Exchange

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published January 15, 2016 - 10:46am CST

Chubb Ltd., created by Ace Ltd.'s acquisition of Chubb Corp., was the new kid on the block on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday.

Ace, Chubb deal set to close today

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published January 14, 2016 - 10:15am CST

Barring any unforeseen roadblocks, two of commercial insurance's most significant entities will unite to become one major market player by the end of the day.

Year in pictures

Published January 05, 2016 - 12:13pm CST

Disasters — natural and manmade — corporate mergers and missteps, actual and cyber attacks and millennial preferences top the Business Insurance year in pictures.

Management shakeups, mergers create opportunity

By: Judy Greenwald

Published January 03, 2016 - 12:01am CST

Insurance industry consolidation and turmoil in the executive ranks of some insurers could result in an even softer directors and officers liability insurance market as displaced underwriters find new capital to back them, say observers.

2015 year in review

Published January 03, 2016 - 12:01am CST

From mergers and acquisitions to the widely loathed 'Cadillac' tax, Business Insurance takes a look back at the key insurance industry news stories of 2015.

2015 Women to Watch

Published December 22, 2015 - 12:01am CST

Meet the Class of 2015, the 10th year Business Insurance has recognized Women to Watch.

Week in pictures

Published December 11, 2015 - 12:01am CST

Business Insurance week in pictures is knee deep in flood waters — and more Ace appointments.

Ace names risk engineering execs in upcoming Chubb merger

By: Donna Mahoney

Published December 09, 2015 - 5:30pm CST

Ace Ltd. announced more appointments Wednesday that are to be effective when it completes its merger with Chubb Corp., the latest being leadership teams for the company's North America and international risk engineering practices.

Ace, Chubb executive leadership appointments

Published December 08, 2015 - 12:01am CST

Ace Ltd. is expected to complete its acquisition of Chubb Corp. in the first quarter of 2016. In the meantime, the insurer has rolled out a steady stream of impending executive leadership appointments for its various divisions and businesses around the globe.

2015 Women to Watch: Teresa Black

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published December 06, 2015 - 12:01am CST

Teresa Black

Week in pictures

Published December 04, 2015 - 2:36pm CST

Zurich navigates various trials and tribulations, some mergers see more success than others, and AIG gets a dose of real talk in Business Insurance's week in pictures.

Ace announces international leadership appointments

By: Matthew Lerner

Published December 02, 2015 - 11:42am CST

Ace Ltd. has appointed the leadership team for the company's overseas general insurance division, which will be effective upon completion of the acquisition of Chubb Corp.

Ace announces U.S. wholesale appointments

By: Matthew Lerner

Published December 01, 2015 - 4:27pm CST

North American excess and surplus lines wholesale leaders latest to be named before pending close of merger with Chubb Corp.

Week in pictures

Published November 20, 2015 - 12:03pm CST

Global terrorism takes center stage in the Business Insurance week in pictures.

Ace, Chubb unveil leadership roles; name Asia, Latin America leaders

By: Matthew Lerner

Published November 20, 2015 - 10:51am CST

Ace COO adds to resume as insurers continue to work toward closing of merger set for first quarter.

New leader named for Chubb Group unit after Robusto departure

By: Donna Mahoney

Published November 17, 2015 - 3:03pm CST

Paul J. Krump is the latest exec named to head the combined Ace-Chubb North American commercial and specialty lines division.

Low interest rates, rising equities boost global insurer mergers

By: Mark A. Hofmann

Published November 10, 2015 - 1:22pm CST

Global insurer mergers and acquisitions are at the highest level in recent years and are likely to continue at that rate, Moody’s Investors Service Inc. said Tuesday

Week in pictures

Published November 06, 2015 - 10:50am CST

Earnings and other earth-shattering events make up the Business Insurance week in pictures. View the gallery

Jury awards oil company $71.7 million in lawsuit against insurers

By: Judy Greenwald

Published November 05, 2015 - 2:55pm CST

An Arkansas court has ordered Lion Oil Co.'s insurers to pony up $71.7 million to cover costs associated with a 2012 oil pipeline breach.

Ace outlines new claims leadership team

By: Matthew Lerner

Published November 03, 2015 - 2:08pm CST

Who is slated to fill the claims leadership positions in Ace's North America Insurance division upon completion of its acquisition of Chubb?

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