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Big insurers say new capital requirements too high

18:27, 05 October 2015
Unbalanced: the GSIIs believe the HLA calibration is 'too high'

Higher loss absorbency add-on could lead to pro-cyclicality and unintended consequences, systemically significant insurers warn

Xchanging shares soar as bidders emerge

18:26, 05 October 2015

The competing takeover offers from Capita and Apollo Global Management value the company’s shares at as much as £421m.

Fairhead appointed underwriting chief as Zurich continues general insurance shake-up

16:15, 05 October 2015
Zurich: the group has promoted Aln Fairhead to chief underwriting officer for general insurance

Unit's chief executive conducting review of business

South Carolina hit by one-in-1,000 flood event

15:23, 05 October 2015
A truck drives through a flooded street in Charleston, South Carolina, over the weekend
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Billions of dollars in damage expected as flooding continues

State of natural disaster declared for southern France

15:13, 05 October 2015

Catastrophic flooding hits region

Debris of cargo ship found after Joaquin

14:19, 05 October 2015

El Faro went missing last week


Troops from EU Navfor flagship ITS SanGiusto captures suspected pirates in the Gulf of Aden

The global kidnap and ransom insurance and crisis management sector, which grew more than 50% between 2006 and 2013 as a result of piracy activity,...


London: more initiatives ahead for the market – but will will they cost?

The London market needs to modernise but beware the costs


More Reratings


Markel International: the insurer has brought in ArgoGlobal's Antony Hope as head of its management liability account

Antony Hope joins from ArgoGlobal


Oil rig: ATL is looking to increase its presence in the marine and energy sectors

Broker launches as ATL Marine and Energy as it plans acquisitions of new teams and clients


Hurricane Joaquin: the storm is not expected to make US landfall

But storm projected to veer east of US

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