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Allied World to acquire RSA’s Hong Kong and Singapore businesses for $215m By IBR Staff Writer
Allied World Assurance Company has signed an agreement with Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance (RSA) to acquire its Hong Kong and Singapore operations for around $215m.
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ACE launches suite of professional indemnity insurance wordings for media professionals By IBR Staff Writer
ACE Group launched a suite of professional indemnity (PI) wordings aimed exclusively at media companies domiciled outside the USA and Canada as it continues to expand its specialist capabilities for this growing sector of the economy.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News China pilots new catastrophe insurance system By IBR Staff Writer
China is reportedly pilot testing a catastrophe insurance system as part of plans to boost and extend the country's insurance market.
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Fosun to acquire 20% stake in Ironshore for $464m
By IBR Staff Writer
Shanghai-based Fosun International has signed an equity purchase agreement with Ironshore to acquire 20% stake in the US insurer for $463.83m.
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Central Reinsurance Corporation
Central Reinsurance Corporation (Central Re) is a financial institution focused on underwriting reinsurance products and services in Taiwan and other international markets. The company offers a range of non-life reinsurance and life reinsurance products. Its portfolio of non-life reinsurance products include fire reinsurance, marine and aviation reinsurance, motor reinsurance, engineering reinsurance, residential earthquake reinsurance and casualty reinsurance such as personal accident reinsurance. The life reinsurance products offered by the company include health reinsurance, personal accident reinsurance and life reinsurance. In addition, the company provides risk management services. Central Re primarily operates in Taiwan and other Asian markets such as China, Japan and South Korea. It also operates in Europe and other countries. Central Re is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan. Central Re reported gross premium written of TWD15.7 billion, representing an annual growth of 8.9% over TWD14.4 billion in FY2012. Its net written premium stood at TWD14.7 billion in FY2013, an annual increase of 10% over its previous year.
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Intellectual Property Insurance Services launches complimentary services
By IBR Staff Writer
IPISC, the intellectual property (IP) insurance industry leader, announced that Litigation Management Services (LMS) has been included as a service to all IPISC policyholders.
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Piraeus Bank agrees to divest ATE Insurance to ERGO
By IBR Staff Writer
Greece's Piraeus Bank has signed an agreement to divest 100% of ATE Insurance to ERGO Insurance Group, a subsidiary of Munich Re.
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Allied World launches property for energy risks in Canadian Market
By IBR Staff Writer
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings has launched its property line for energy risks in the Canadian market.
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Legal & General to withdraw from ABI insurance trade body
By IBR Staff Writer
Legal & General Group (L&G) has decided to withdraw its membership from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) by the end of 2014, claiming that a large part of its business falls beyond the trade body’s remit.
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AJG acquires Minvielle & Chastanet Insurance Brokers, Cowles & Connell
By IBR Staff Writer
Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG) has completed the acquisition of two insurance brokerage businesses, namely Minvielle & Chastanet Insurance Brokers and Cowles & Connell, as part of its ongoing expansion strategy.
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Arthur J Gallagher & Co purchases Trip Mate
By IBR Staff Writer
US-based insurance brokerage and risk management services firm Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG) has purchased a full service travel insurance agency Trip Mate, based in Kansas City, Missouri.
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Swiss Re Q2 profit increases to $802m
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Swiss Re has reported an improved profit of $802m during the second quarter of 2014, compared to $786m during the same period last fiscal.
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Zurich Insurance Q2 net income surged to $837m
By IBR Staff Writer
Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) has reported net income after tax attributable to shareholders of $837m for the second quarter of 2014, compared to $789m during the corresponding period last fiscal.
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