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Publication Date: 14 March 2017

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LaMia stripped of $300mn liability limit ahead of fatal crash

14 March 2017

Bolivian charter airline LaMia was left significantly underinsured after its in-force liability coverage was cancelled just months before a fatal crash that killed 71 people in November last year, The Insurance Insider can revealRead more

Don’t forget the talent

14 March 2017

Anyone doubting the scale of the task for whoever takes over at AIG should consider this: In 2015 AIG spent $100mn on an IT projectRead more

London’s H2 top-line growth falls behind 5-year average

14 March 2017

London's leading P&C insurers broadly tempered their top-line growth in 2016, with many carriers forced to look outside of their Lloyd's book to boost profitabilityRead more

Insider View: LaMia crash

14 March 2017

As insurance journalists, it is our job to find out the relevant insurance details of flights that go down, looking past the human tragedy to assess the financial cost to the industry we coverRead more

Icat achieves lower premium on Buffalo cat bond

14 March 2017

Lloyd's insurer Icat Syndicate 4242 managed to get a 10 percent discount on the premium for its Buffalo Re cat bond, as investor demand pushed down pricing on the dealRead more

Brit expands Versutus sidecar

14 March 2017

Brit raised $40mn of new third-party capital for its Versutus sidecar to support its North American property insurance binder businessRead more

Berkshire/AIG P&C deal could cost $37bn: KBW

14 March 2017

Keefe Bruyette & Woods (KBW) analysts have put a $37bn price tag on a Berkshire Hathaway acquisition of AIG's P&C business, in a note defending their recommendation last week that Warren Buffett purchase the companyRead more

The Ogden bounce

14 March 2017

As insurers lick their wounds after an unexpectedly sharp cut to the UK Ogden rate, it may come as a surprise that auto carriers outperformed last week as the rest of the sector lagged behind the wider marketRead more

Lark hires bankers to explore sale

14 March 2017

Hiscox-backed broker Lark Insurance has appointed Fenchurch Advisory to explore a sale of the company, The Insurance Insider has learnedRead more

Lloyd’s carriers’ H2 combined ratios deteriorate

14 March 2017

The average combined ratio for The Insurance Insider's composite of Lloyd's carriers swelled by 9.6 percentage points year-on-year to 95.1 percent in the second half of 2016Read more

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