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Captives to play role in Harvey, Irma claims

Corporate-owned captives will be on the hook for claims resulting from hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the United States. The...
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Italian oil and gas captive rated ‘Excellent’

The pure captive owned by Eni S.p.A. (Eni), a multinational oil and gas company, has had its financial strength rating...
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R&Q completes another captive novation

Run-off specialists R&Q has completed the novation of reinsurance policies from a Cayman group captive to its segregated accounts company....
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Guernsey regulator sets out capital framework options, includes Solvency II equivalence

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has published a discussion paper on capital standards and invited industry players to submit...
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MAXIS GBN appoints director of underwriting

MAXIS Global Benefits Network (MAXIS GBN) has appointed Nicola Fordham as its new director of underwriting. Fordham was previously chief...
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In the 2017 Investment and Banking Focus we address investment opportunities and strategies for captives. ...
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Paul Woehrmann and Florence Tondu-Mélique, of Zurich, provide insight into the latest market observations and...
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The dust has settled somewhat after the burst of news and commentary on the Avrahami...
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What does the future hold for larger captives in the post-Avrahami-decision world?  Mikhail Raybshteyn and...
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Matthew Queen is general counsel and chief compliance officer at Venture Captive Management, LLC, a...
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