In this opinion piece Peter Dawson, partner at law firm Backus, Dawson & Smith and advisor at the 831(b) Institute, calls on the IRS to give clear guidance on microcaptives.
Greg Lang of RAIN flags up some warning signs that people need to be aware of when considering forming a captive.
Accounting & tax analysis
Captives must consider all the impacts that can be caused by interest rate fluctuations, inflation, and reinvestment, and one of the factors is duration, says Jack Meskunas, executive director–investments at Oppenheimer & Co.
Captive insurance experts are seeing an exciting expansion of the captive universe in Europe, says Alex Gedge of Hylant.
Captive International sat down for an exclusive interview with the CTCIA president, P.J. Cimini, to discover how Connecticut’s captive insurance industry is thriving through strong collaboration with regulators and innovative legislative reforms.
Marcus Schmalbach, chief executive of Ryskex, highlights the captive insurance angle from the Guy Carpenter symposium at the Baden-Baden reinsurance congress.
Lori Gorman and Jackie Obusek of the North Carolina Department of Insurance give an overview of the state’s captives market as it celebrates its 10th year as a captive insurance domicile.
Michelle Bradley and Jason Luckett of SIGMA Actuarial Consulting Group look into the complexities of risk management for cyber issues.
1 December 2023 A panel at the Cayman Captive Forum stressed that AI is still in its infancy.
1 December 2023 The worst of the hard market could be behind the industry.
1 December 2023 Captives lead surge in licence requests on Cayman, claims CIMA.
1 December 2023 Companies must be more aware of the importance of best practice.
1 December 2023 The rise in large settlements from MedMal legal verdicts is a concern for insurers.
30 November 2023 Forum also sees formal appointment of new IMAC general manager.
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