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Captives can align interests of MGAs and re/insurers, says Lloyd’s panel

UK13-02-2019

A managing general agency (MGA) can leverage a captive insurance company to enhance its performance and give it a competitive edge over other MGAs, and ultimately build a better relationship with the reinsurance market.

Former Zurich head forms captive manager to meet growing Asia demand

Asia-Pacific15-11-2018

Former Zurich Asia captives head Sean Welsch has formed a new captive management company in Singapore.

European captives stable in 2018: AM Best

Europe12-11-2018

European captive ratings have been stable through the past year, with most ratings affirmed and stable outlooks maintained, according to an AM Best report.

Willis Towers Watson introduces financial modelling tool for captive owners

North America01-08-2018

Willis Towers Watson has introduced a digital tool to help organisations analyse the financial feasibility and future profitability of their captive insurance strategies.

AM Best rates BP’s Vermont and Guernsey captives 'Excellent'

Guernsey, North America30-07-2018

Ratings agency AM Best has affirmed the 'Excellent' financial strength ratings of Vermont-based Saturn Insurance (A) and Guernsey-based Jupiter Insurance (A-), both captive insurance subsidiaries of oil and gas company BP.

Market conditions no longer drive formation levels of captives

Bermuda12-06-2018Insurance

Formation levels of captives are now almost unaffected by whether rates in the wider re/insurance markets are hard or soft, a panel of experts agreed at the annual Bermuda Captive Conference, which is taking place at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel on Bermuda this week.

Data management key for growth in employee benefits sector, claims survey

Global08-05-2018

Three quarters of employee benefits professional believe the enhance use of data and the application of innovative technologies to improve the employee experience are the primary growth opportunities for the employee benefits sector globally over the next two years.

Inter and NYIADA form first RRG domiciled in Oklahoma

North America15-01-2018Insurance

Inter Insurance Agency has partnered with New York Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NYIADA) to form a new risk retention group (RRG), the first to be domiciled in Oklahoma.

Allianz implements blockchain prototype for captives

Global08-11-2017Insurance

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has successfully implemented blockchain technology for the existing captive insurance programme of one of its clients.

Captives can be powerful tools for SMEs, says BNM governor

Asia-Pacific16-08-2017Insurance

While many small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) do not consider captives as a feasible risk management option, there is a more compelling business case for their use, driven by innovations in captives models.

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