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WTC Captive Insurance Company extends settlement opt-in deadline

The WTC Captive Insurance Company has extended the deadline for plaintiffs opting-in to its settlement until 8 November, 2010. It...
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Validus upgraded after IPC acquisition

Validus Reinsurance, a unit of Bermuda-based Validus Holdings (Validus), has been assigned A- counterparty credit and financial strength ratings by...
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Bank given tentative nod to fund benefits through captive

A Winston-Salem based bank hopes to soon use the South Carolina branch of its Bermuda captive to fund employee benefit...
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Mexican captives set to rise

Mexican captives could triple in number, says an industry expert.   “I think at least 100 domestic companies have the...
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Insurance companies should complete QIS5, says Commission

The European Commission has urged insurance and reinsurance companies to participate in Solvency II’s fifth quantitative impact study (QIS5).  ...
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Corporate failures are not common, but can be disruptive. How certain is the captive's future...
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Captive insurance companies are subject to strict and proportional regulation, but what about the firms...
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Group captives continue to thrive and George Rusu and Nick Hentges should take credit for...
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London & Capital’s hire of Kate Miller has refocused the firm on its European offering. ...
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Our cover feature this month strikes at the heart of a captive’s intrinsic link to...
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