Colombian energy captive rated ‘Excellent’, despite $170m loss incident

The Bermuda-domiciled captive owned by Empresas Publicas de Medellin E.S.P. (EPM) has...
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A Credit Analyst’s Perspective on Cell Companies

A Montana court ruling on a cell captive structure was widely heralded...
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Fitch calls on NAIC to clarify position on accreditation standards

Fitch Ratings is calling the National Association of Insurance Commissioners to clear...
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Impact of life/non-life captive distinction

Federal concerns about life reinsurance captives, run the risk of giving rise...
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To rate or not to rate

In late November Fitch Ratings released a special report in response to...
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Ecopetrol’s captive gets rating upgrade

Global ratings agency Fitch, has upgraded the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) of...
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Fitch affirms QBE’s captive

Global ratings agency Fitch has assigned Equator Reinsurances Limited (Equator Re) an...
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Time for a rethink?

Fitch Ratings recently called out US states over “public bickering” on principles...
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Fitch considers rating PCC captives

In response to multiple enquiries asking it to rate captive insurers organised...
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Fitch Ratings: PBR debate creates uncertainty for U.S. life insurers

Fitch Ratings has waded into the argument surrounding principle based reserving (PBR)....
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Increase in domiciles may impact regulatory control

There is a risk that the increase in captive domiciles could potentially...
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Fitch: steady demand for alternative reinsurance

Demand for alternative reinsurance instruments is forecast to continue according to Fitch...
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Fitch: Global Reinsurance Outlook Remains Stable, Pricing to Fall

Fitch Ratings' outlook for global reinsurance sector ratings remains stable, with the...
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Fitch: Reinsurers' underwriting gains offset by unrealised losses

Reinsurers’ underwriting gains in the first half of 2013 were offset by...
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Report: Huge reinsurance growth potential in Asia

Insurance growth in Asia, coupled with the region's low contribution to global...
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EIOPA proposals will not resolve SII disputes

Solvency II proposals will offer no resolution to the long-running dispute between...
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Rating could cut Solvency II costs says Fitch

Obtaining a credit rating on a captive could lower the overall capital...
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Non-life insurers will struggle says Fitch

Non-life insurers may fall short of Solvency II capital requirements Fitch ratings...
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Labuan has become Asia’s most pro-active captive domicile as it looks to reboot the continent’s captive...
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Steve Tunstall is general secretary of the Pan Asia Risk & Insurance Management Association and...
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The merger of Willis and Towers Watson has helped to create the next generation in...
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I would like to start by congratulating Dan Towle on his appointment as the next...
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Robert Gagliardi, head of AIG’s captive management and US Fronting operations, speaks to Captive Review...
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