UK IPT provision could be attractive to captives

Captive owners writing direct policies into the United Kingdom should assess whether...
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PCCs a missed opportunity, but London has time to evolve its ILS offering

The insurance-linked securities (ILS) and captive markets have responded positively to the...
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UK committee to examine Solvency II future

The United Kingdom’s commitment to the European Union’s Solvency II directive has...
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ILS and PCC legislation expected in UK next year

The Government of the United Kingdom is planning to issue its first...
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Brexit and its potential effect on the captive industry in Ireland

Prior to the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union, Tim Scanlon,...
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UK chancellor increases IPT to 10%

The United Kingdom’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has increased the...
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Kingsbridge and ISIS partner for growth

UK-based captive managers Kingsbridge Risk Solutions Ltd has entered into a partnership...
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Bermuda signs UK IGA

Bermuda signed a Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) Intergovernmental Model 2...
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Isle of Man sign tax agreement with UK

The Isle of Man has become the first British dependency to sign...
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Renewable energy could triple insurance spend by 2020

The cost of annual insurance to mitigate the risk associated with renewable...
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UK independent midwives seek captive solution

Independent midwives in the UK have been given the approval to form...
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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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Study: Easier to set up puppet company in US and Britain than a tax haven

Britain is one of the easiest places in the world to set...
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Overseas territories agree on G8 tax information deal

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has obtained agreement from Britain's overseas territories...
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UK asks ‘tax havens’ to sign convention

UK prime minister, David Cameron has requested for the senior ministers of...
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ACE builds its specialist insurance lines

ACE Group has appointed Emma Bartolo as its UK and Ireland environmental...
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UK adviser to insurance regulators fined and banned

A former non-executive director of two UK mutual insurance companies has been...
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Guernsey signs DTA with Luxembourg

Guernsey has signed a Double Taxation Arrangement (DTA) with Luxembourg. This is...
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Bermuda helps UK fight tax evasion

Bermuda has entered into “automatic exchange of information agreements” with the United...
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Placement reform

Earlier this year, Mactavish published a damning critique of how corporate insurance...
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Tax volatility to increase if UK CERs go

UK parented captives may face more volatility in taxes, depending on the...
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Chubb underwriter becomes UK and Ireland manager

Chubb has made a new recruit to its European insurance sector with...
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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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