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Ace/Chubb deal spells trouble for rest of market, analysts warn

17:54, 02 July 2015
Chubb: KBW's Meyer Shields says the deal with Ace is good value for the US insurer's shareholders

Landmark deal expected to increase competition and put further pressure on reinsurers

Reinsurance capital rises 1% in first quarter – Aon Benfield

15:10, 02 July 2015
Hurricane: the June and July renewals include many US hurricane-exposed insurers

June 1 and July 1 renewals saw peak zone reinsurance demand increase

Moody's places Cooper Gay on review for downgrade

15:07, 02 July 2015
Stock market: Moody's has placed CGSC's debt ratings on review

Rating agency cites a deterioration in revenue and earnings growth

Exor to woo PartnerRe shareholders on July 7

13:21, 02 July 2015
Exor: the Italian firm plans to meet PartnerRe shareholders on July 7
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Italian investment firm's bid for PartnerRe will 'create greater security and stability'

Wham to lead JLT Re Miami office

11:15, 02 July 2015
Miami: Alison Wham is joining JLT Re to lead its Miami office

Wham will move from her present role of chairman of property/casualty, mining and power at JLT Specialty

BP Marsh unveils latest South African investment

07:56, 02 July 2015

Plum specialises in large corporate property insurance risks in South Africa


Driverless car: the arrival of autonomous vehicles could be the biggest shake-up the motor insurance sector has experienced in a long time

The era of the autonomous car will be here sooner than most of us, including the insurance industry, anticipate


London: nowhere else in the world will you find the same concentration of insurance expertise

ID Apprenticeships: A comprehensive apprenticeship scheme is vital if the London market is to compete


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Adam Marks: 'I would not hesitate in recommending a technical apprenticeship as a starting point to a young person’s career'

Insurance Day speaks to an apprentice in Willis’s financial and executive risks division


A Syrian Kurdish sniper looks out over the remains of the devastated Syrian city of Ain al-Arab/Kobani
© 2015 File/AP

Beyond Iraq and Syria, Islamic State has formally announced the establishment of wilayaat in Algeria, Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Afghanistan and Pakistan


Miami: new demand in Florida helped slow price reductions at the June 1 and July 1 renewals

New demand in Florida and slowdown in recent capacity swell from collateralised reinsurance markets leading to rate reduction slowdown


10:15, 11 March 2015
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