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A re-occurring battle for risk and insurance managers can often be justifying the existence of...
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The latest IRS challenge to classifying risk transfer as insurance for tax purposes concerns foreign...
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There are now 37 onshore states and jurisdictions within the United States licensing captives, but...
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As China’s growth accelerates and the government works to reform the economy, domestic companies are...
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The global captive industry is growing and emerging domiciles are working hard to catch up...
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Despite having covered the captive insurance industry for little over a year, the niche and familiar...
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The Group of International Insurance Centre Supervisors (GIICS) faces increasing challenges as the pressure on...
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The America middle-market has benefited from the plethora of captive solutions available to them including...
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Clive Thursby retired from A.M. Best at the end of 2014, concluding a career that...
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With the perceived wisdom being that the largest companies in Europe and North America already...
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22 new captives in Nevada in 2017

There were 22 new captives licensed in Nevada last year, including 18 pure captives. Two risk retention groups (RRGs), one association and one agency captive were also formed...
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Apogee captive rated ‘Excellent’

The pure captive owned by Apogee Enterprises has had its financial strength rating of ‘A-‘ (Excellent) affirmed by A.M. Best. Apogee, a glass and metal business headquartered in...
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Kentucky licences four captives in 2017

Four new captives were licensed in Kentucky during 2017, bringing its total number of active captives at 31 December 2017 to 65. According to information on the Kentucky...
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Kansas seeks to expand captive statute

The Kansas legislature is considering a bill that would introduce association, branch and special purpose insurance captives to the state. Its existing statute allows for pure captives, but...
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