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Crawford & Company creates new management structure for Asia

Asia-Pacific22-09-2017Insurance

Crawford & Company, a provider of claims management solutions for insurance companies and self-insured entities, has made numerous appointments to its Asia leadership.

AM Best gives ‘Excellent’ rating to Phillips 66 captives

Cayman Islands, North America22-09-2017Insurance

Ratings agency AM Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A (Excellent) of Spirit Insurance Company and, based in Vermont, and Radius Insurance Company, based in the Cayman Islands. The outlook of these ratings is stable.

MAXIS GBN names director of underwriting

UK21-09-2017Insurance

MAXIS Global Benefits Network, the employee benefits joint venture between MetLife and AXA, has appointed Nicola Fordham as director of underwriting.

R&Q completes novation from Cayman group captive

Cayman Islands21-09-2017Reinsurance

Randall & Quilter (R&Q) has completed a novation of reinsurance policies issued between 2006 and 2011 from a group captive domiciled in the Cayman Islands.

Harvey, Irma and other recent cat events shine spotlight on captives, says Towle

North America19-09-2017Insurance

Recent natural disasters have shone a spotlight on captive insurance, which can play an important role in helping organisations defray some of the related financial losses, according to Anne Marie Towle, executive vice president and captive consulting practice leader at JLT Insurance Management.

Stability and team approach are Cayman's strengths, says IMAC panel

Cayman Islands19-09-2017

One of the strengths of the Cayman Islands as a domicile is its team approach to captives, according to Julie Robertson, partner and chair at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn.

Vermont reaches 1,100 captive license milestone

United States18-09-2017Insurance

Vermont’s Department of Financial Regulation (DFR) has announced that it has licensed Vermont’s 1,100th captive insurance company.

Regions Insurance appoints state exec for Arkansas and Texas

North America15-09-2017Insurance

Regions Insurance, an affiliate of Regions Bank and provider of insurance, employee benefits and captive solutions, has appointed David Linhardt as state executive for Arkansas and Texas.

Captive insurers in Bermuda generate $174m a year

Bermuda15-09-2017Insurance, Reinsurance

The captive insurance industry in Bermuda contributes around $174 million every year to the island’s economy, according to research conducted by PwC for the Bermuda Insurance Management Association (BIMA).

Alleghany insurance subsidiary sells workers’ comp unit

North America15-09-2017Insurance, Reinsurance

Alleghany’s wholly-owned subsidiary Alleghany Insurance Holdings has signed a definitive agreement to sell Pacific Compensation Insurance Company (PacificComp), an underwriter of workers' compensation insurance, primarily in California, to CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company for $150 million.

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