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Reserve Mechanical and the war on small captives

North America09-07-2018CaptiveMatthew Queen

Much like Avrahami, the Reserve Mechanical case is another notch on the IRS’s belt as it continues on its warpath against small captives, hurting the legitimate structures in the process. But what went wrong? Matthew Queen of Venture Captive Management breaks it down.

When the captive fits: the healthcare and employee benefits marketplace

Global02-07-2018Captive, Employee Benefits, HealthMatthias Helmbold

Medical polices within global captive programmes are becoming increasingly popular. Matthias Helmbold, head of technical and services at MAXIS GBN, has the details on market scalability and challenges in the healthcare and employee benefits captives marketplace.

Navigating the different captive insurance domiciles post-tax reform

North America28-06-2018CaptiveMatthew Queen

US tax reform has increased the burden of tax compliance for captive insurers and created uncertainty as to where one might choose to domicile, although it’s not all bad news, explains Matthew Queen of Venture Captive Management.

Premium payments and captives: cryptocurrency use cases

Europe18-06-2018CaptiveTatjana Winter

Established companies in the captive insurance market are developing business models that incorporate cryptocurrency and blockchain. Tatjana Winter, head of BlockART institute, has the details.

Mitigating cyber risk via captives

North America11-06-2018Captive, CyberSteven Bauman

The direct and indirect impacts of a cyber attack can be substantial, but a captive can be an efficient and effective mechanism for financing and managing this continually evolving risk. Steven Bauman of XL Catlin has the details.

Blockchain and captives: effectively managing all the moving parts

UK11-06-2018CaptiveAlexandra Gedge

Utilising blockchain can improve time and resource efficiencies, making all the links in the chain work smoothly, but blockchain’s success depends on the industry working together, according to Alexandra Gedge of JLT Insurance Management.

The implications of captives for association health plans

North America04-06-2018Captive, Health

Proposed association health plan regulations by the US Department of Labor could open up opportunities for captives, as Phillip Giles, vice president, sales and marketing, accident & health at QBE North America explains.

Labuan bridging gaps in Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific29-05-2018CaptiveOwen Faulkner

Labuan prides itself on being a unique midshore jurisdiction that doesn’t compete with, but rather complements, its Asian neighbours, as Farah Jaafar-Crossby, CEO of the Labuan International Business and Finance Centre Inc, tells Captive International.

Bermuda's captive insurance industry: a vote of confidence from the top

Bermuda21-05-2018Captive

Ahead of the Bermuda Captive Conference in June, one of the captives industry’s best-attended events globally, Captive International sought the views of Jeremy Cox of the Bermuda Monetary Authority and Premier David Burt to assess how they characterise the Island’s enduring appeal for captives.

Premium payments and captives: the benefits of cryptocurrency

Europe21-05-2018CaptiveTatjana Winter

With the interdependency between cryptocurrency and blockchain technology established, Tatjana Winter, head of research at BlockART Institute, examines the added value of cryptocurrencies and why these concepts are more than just a speculative bubble.

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