NAIC present five new options for Credit for Reinsurance Model Act

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has presented five new options...
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SIIA, Atlas and North Carolina among NAIC reinsurance proposal opponents

Thirteen firms, associations and domiciles have added their voices to calls for...
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Kinion rallies support against NAIC’s reinsurance proposals

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) proposed changes to the Credit...
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Tennessee toughens stance on use of unauthorized reinsurers

The State of Tennessee has spelled out his criteria for captives seeking...
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Second rated reinsurance vehicle launched in Guernsey

Guernsey’s second rated reinsurance company, Humboldt Re, has been formed following on...
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Bermuda and Ireland recommended for reinsurance jurisdiction approval by NAIC

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), in the United States, has...
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Strong growth for US property/casualty reinsurers

The total surplus of a leading group of US property/casualty reinsurers increased...
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NAIC set to ‘revise’ proposed accreditation standards 

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) are set to revise proposed...
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Hamm seeks to reassure captive industry

Adam Hamm, president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), has...
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CICA survey: Captives poised to write benefits

The number of captives writing employee benefits could double in the next...
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Steady as she goes

Recent regulatory proposals in the US and a weakened yield environment have...
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Reinsurance fee exemption for captives

Captive facilitated health insurance plans could be provided with relief from one...
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Al Koot to remain a captive

The insurance subsidiary of Gulf International Services (GIS), Al Koot, has put...
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Bermudian reinsurer appoints board members

Bermuda-based specialty property and casualty reinsurer Third Point Reinsurance Ltd., has appointed...
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XL adds to its Asian reinsurance team

XL Group’s reinsurance operations have appointed Pamela Ross to the position of...
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CGSC appoints new non-exec chairman

Global wholesale and reinsurance broking group, Cooper Gay Swett & Crawford (CGSC)...
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Life companies buying reinsurance ahead of SII

More life companies are buying reinsurance ahead of Solvency II, according to...
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Bermuda's Aspen Re launches Rock Re

Bermuda-based Aspen Reinsurance, the reinsurance segment of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited has...
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Willis Re: European reinsurance is a buyers market

Increased capacity, competition and changing market dynamics have created a buyer’s market...
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Mutual insurers benefiting from third party capital

The continuing influx of third party capital into the reinsurance market is...
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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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AM Best rates Michigan captive

Global ratings agency AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of...
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BMS venture into ILS space

Global independent insurance and reinsurance intermediary and broker BMS Group, is in...
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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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Miller appoints cyber specialist

Independent insurance and reinsurance broker Miller, has appointed Tom Quy as its...
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XL and Stone Point form ILS focused Bermuda firm

XL Group and Stone Point Capital have formed a Bermuda-based investment management...
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Lloyd’s insurer warns over third party capital

Lloyd’s insurer Beazley has said the traditional reinsurance model will be permanently...
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Flood reinsurance initiative for the UK

A new flood insurance scheme has been created in the UK to...
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Towers Watson close $30.49m cat bond

Towers Watson Capital Markets (TWCM), the wholly owned subsidiary of global professional...
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North Carolina approves first captive law

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has signed a bill into law allowing...
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Guy Carpenter appoint managing director of UK life reinsurance

Global risk and reinsurance specialists Guy Carpenter & Company have appointed Jason...
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Alternative insurance vehicles driving reinsurance market

The reinsurance sector has undergone dynamic capital growth in the last year,...
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Bermuda fears reinsurance bill will be passed without warning

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers (ABIR) have said that the...
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Morgan Stanley: alternative reinsurance capital could capture 30% of mid-year renewals

Mid-year reinsurance renewals could see the participation of alternative reinsurance capital grow...
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Q Re appoints new management team

Qatar-based Q-Re has appointed a new management team. Headed by CEO Gunther...
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Cat bond issuances low in Q1 2013

The first quarter of 2013 proved to be underwhelming for issuance of...
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Five new captives for Bermuda Q1 2013

New (re)insurers starting up in Bermuda has increased 85% over the past...
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Aon Benfield makes Asia Pacific appointments

Aon Benfield has grown its Asia Pacific division with two new recruits....
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Bermudan captive liquidated

A Bermudan captive reinsurer parented by YMCA was liquidated on November 9....
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New Zealand’s captive market predicted to expand

New Zealand’s captive market is expected to increase in the wake of...
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Reinsurance trusts offered as LoC alternative

  An alternative to letters of credit is being offered to captive...
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Hundreds attend Captive Review’s free US conference

Captive Live USA, Chicago, had over 400 delegates at the educational conference...
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Reinsurers should ‘build client relationships’

Reinsurers will have to strengthen relationships with clients as market pressure increases...
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Reinsurance market ‘overcapitalised’ and ripe for consolidation

The general market condition for reinsurance is currently one of overcapitalisation, with...
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R&Q completes Reinsurance Solutions acquisition

The Board of Randall & Quilter (R&Q) announced today (1 November 2010)...
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Price Forbes & Partners launch reinsurance division

Price Forbes & Partners, the independent, specialist insurance broker, announced on 19...
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Willis Re establishes new practice and merges teams

Willis Re, part of Willis Group Holdings, announced yesterday (20 October 2010)...
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Towers Watson new UK reinsurance hires

Towers Watson announced today (Tuesday 19 October 2010) that it has made...
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Captives facing risk of excessive regulation

The insurance industry is facing the risk of excessive regulation in the...
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David Sykes to join Strategic Risk Solutions

Captive management and consultancy firm Strategic Risk Solutions (SRS) announced yesterday (11...
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PartnerRe announces new global CEO

Emmanuel Clarke was named CEO of PartnerRe Global on 12 July, with...
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RIMS voices objections to reinsurance tax proposals

The Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) has announced its continuing opposition...
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Solvency II to boost reinsurance use

Solvency II will boost the importance of reinsurance to captive and other...
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‘Neal Bill’ threatens captive reinsurance price hike

A punitive law threatening to remove tax deductibility on reinsurance ceded to...
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Malta (re)insurers see growth in 2009

The Malta insurance management industry has seen further growth in 2009 despite...
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Shareholders OK Max & Harbor Point merger

Picture: Marty Becker, Max Capital Group Max Capital Group (Max) and Harbor...
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Micronesia licenses first captive

The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) has licensed its first captive insurance...
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Ariel’s Kramer makes way for Rivaz

Ariel Holdings has announced that founding member Don Kramer has stepped down...
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Risk managers looking to cut costs and change service providers

A survey conducted by Captive Review of a broad range of risk...
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MedPro RRG gets superior ratings

Medical professional liability insurer, MedPro Risk Retention Group RRG has been assigned...
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Randall & Quilter close to Carvill run-off deal

UK firm Randall & Quilter (R&Q) is on the verge of acquiring...
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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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