Insurance Day


Standard syndicate to write general casualty business

18:04, 09 February 2016
Robert Dorey: 'We see a number of cross-fertilisation opportunities between the club and the syndicate at Lloyd’s'

To follow planned expansion into political risk and terrorism

Scor cuts marine and aviation exposure

17:35, 09 February 2016

Reinsurers scale back exposure as pricing defies expectations

Endurance launches unit to target corporate clients

15:51, 09 February 2016
New York: Michael Chang will be based in Endurance's New York office in his new role as chief executive of global risk solutions

Hires former Chubb executive Michael Chang to lead unit

P&I clubs set to face increased pressure from members at 2016 renewals

13:42, 09 February 2016
Ships: P&I clubs face having to justify price increases to their members at a tough time for shipowners

Clubs will need to justify price rises at renewal, rating agencies warn

Next two hurricane seasons to be 'costliest for more than a decade'

12:59, 09 February 2016
Hurricane: GWO's David Dilley says the 2016 and 2017 north Atlantic storm seasons are likely to be costly for the US

Forecaster David Dilley suggests next two years will be costliest since 2004/05

TMK expands regional operations

12:36, 09 February 2016

Owen Shelley and Mark Bradshaw add to the insurer's regional UK business


Libyan soldiers on patrol in Benghazi: Islamic State is aiming to consolidate and expand its presence in Libya
© 2016 Mohammed el-Sheikhy/AP

Large oil assets, well-established and lucrative smuggling routes to sub-Saharan Africa and porous borders all make Libya attractive to the group


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Company aiming to strengthen its trading relationships with London-based brokers


Robert Dorey, active underwriter and class liability underwriter, Standard Syndicate

Standard syndicate active underwriter Robert Dorey on the challenges of bringing a P&I club ethos to the Lloyd's market


Scor: the reinsurer increased its premium volume at the January 1 renewals

US treaties grow 24% at renewal

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