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Captives’ cryptic future with cryptocurrencies

Bermuda, North America14-05-2018CaptiveOwen Faulkner

Cryptocurrencies, their benefits, uses—and dangers—represent a polarising issue but the captive sector has good reason to keep a close watch on their development. Captive International investigates.

The benefits of blockchain for captive insurers

Bermuda08-05-2018CaptiveGavin Woods and Josephine Noddings

The insurtech revolution has worked its way into the captive insurance sector, but as with any emerging technology, every opportunity is not without some challenge, as Gavin Woods, counsel, and Josephine Noddings, associate, at Appleby’s Bermuda office explain.

Captive insurance and farming: risks in agribusiness

North America23-04-2018Captive, LegislationJohn Talley

Agribusiness encompasses a large number of operations, each with common and distinct risks that may be suitable for a captive insurance company, explains John Talley of the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration.

The future of premium payments and captives part 1: understanding cryptocurrency

Europe23-04-2018Captive

Tatjana Winter, head of research at BlockART Institute, explores cryptocurrencies and how they are connected to blockchain technology.

Tax reform: the fallout for captives

North America16-04-2018Captive, LegislationNiki Garceau and Daniel Kusaila

When US Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the captive insurance industry was left wondering how the changes would affect captive programmes. Niki Garceau and Daniel Kusaila of Crowe Horwath explore the impact of the new legislation.

Asset allocation for captive insurers: a multi-asset perspective

Bermuda03-04-2018Captive, Structured risk solutionsAndries Hoekema

Multi-asset strategies can provide an attractive investment approach for captive insurance companies, as Andries Hoekema, global head of insurance segment, HSBC Global Asset Management, explains.

Captive insurers face challenges in change

North America01-04-2018Captive

Emerging risks, new tax laws, and new structures are all reshaping the captive landscape. Captive International reported live from the Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) 2018 International Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, to explore some of these changes.

A comprehensive solution to cyber

Bermuda12-03-2018CaptiveOwen Faulkner

Cyber risk is evolving but so are the risk transfer solutions available, Anup Seth, managing director of Aon Insurance Managers (Bermuda), tells Captive International.

The continuing evolution of captive insurance

Barbados09-03-2018Captive

International financial centres such as Barbados must develop a niche strategy within the limitations of a new world order requiring more onerous governance and regulation, as Ricardo Knight & Kirk Cyrus of JLT Barbados explain.

Key trends in the use of employee benefits captives

UK28-02-2018Captive, Employee Benefits

There is an increasing appetite from multinationals to explore the benefits that captives bring when reinsuring employee benefits programmes, says Matthias Helmbold, head technical & services, MAXIS Global Benefits Network.

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