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Reactions from the global insurance market

  • Marine K&R: hijack on the high seas

    07 September 2016

    The Gulf of Guinea and Southeast Asia vie for top billing as piracy’s biggest hotspots on the high seas – and as the marine K&R market’s best opportunities for growth.

  • Downstream energy: oil price decline hits insurers

    07 September 2016

    Downstream insurers are suffering as the value of oil declines leading to some refiners cutting production while an ever expanding insurer base fights over reduced premium volume.

  • Africa’s shifting landscape

    07 September 2016

    While Sub-Saharan Africa is hostage to low commodity prices and political uncertainties, its undersize market is still a source for major growth.

  • Lloyd’s readies for India push

    07 September 2016

    The labours of several Lloyd’s chief executives and chairmen will finally pay-off when the market opens an onshore office in India early next year.

  • Arch agrees $3.4bn UGC deal

    07 September 2016

    Arch Capital has agreed to acquire AIG’s United Guaranty Corporation for $3.4bn in a move which will make it the largest private mortgage insurer.

  • CEO interview: Argo's Mark Watson

    07 September 2016

    Argo Group’s CEO Mark Watson spoke with Reactions about the insurer’s US casualty SME focus, the effects of the recent Brexit vote, and why the Bermudian group loves sponsoring racing.


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  • Axis hires comms and marketing duo: FREE

    22 September 2016

    Axis Capital has brought in a pair of experienced marketing and communications heads as the firm seeks to further build out its business.

  • Mortgage re moves are classic convergence

    14 September 2016

    The reinsurance industry's move into the mortgage reinsurance market are a mirror of the third party capital making its way into the risk transfer sector.



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September 2016 
In this month's Reactions
 CEO Risk Forum 2016
 Marine & energy
 Emerging markets
 Wildfire risk

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