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Brit first-half profit hit by fall in investment return

07:51, 31 July 2015

Brit’s investment return fell to $7.6m, compared with $94m during the first-half of 2014

Generali produces best first-half performance for eight years

07:09, 31 July 2015

Net profit grows 21% to €1.3bn

Waters calming for P&I clubs

06:50, 31 July 2015
Stormy waters: despite a calm 2014/15, many P&I clubs face choppy waters in the year ahead

But pressure from regulation and struggling members continues to challenge the International Group

Watford Re gains momentum in second quarter as strategy pays off

18:17, 30 July 2015
Stock market: Watford Re’s investment strategy delivered investment income of $19.8m in the second quarter

Hedge fund reinsurer's net income grows as book builds and investments perform

Chaucer grows income despite falling premiums in energy line

16:50, 30 July 2015
Hanover Insurance: the insurer's Chaucer operation saw pre-tax operating income rise 10% in the second quarter

Chaucer produced operating income of $42m in second quarter

Xchanging revenues fall in first half

16:03, 30 July 2015

Business process services and technology businesses drive revenue in the half


Opponents of the Colombian government's peace talks with Farc demonstrate in Bogotá
© 2015 Fernando Vergara/AP

Farc declared unilateral ceasefire for one month from July 20, with Colombia's president responding by ordering temporary suspension of air strikes on rebels


Body cover: Not just for stars and starlets


More Reratings


Thomas Messer will be based in Miami


Gross written premiums up 29% in second quarter


Stock market: Axis and PartnerRe's merger looks unlikely to win shareholder approval

Reports suggest PartnerRe executives have approached Exor to negotiate deal


10:15, 11 March 2015
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