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October 2002/1

  • Lloyd’s insurer will ask for shareholders’ approval before continuing to write controversial viatical schemes GoshawK, the quoted Lloyd’s insurer, has agreed to seek their shareholders’ approval before writing viatical insurance - the controversial pra
  • We've been concerned about insurance companies' financial strength since... well, since forever. Over the years we've written dozens of articles about insurance buyers' disregard for financial strength and the danger that entails. Risk that is "transferre
  • The Insider’s exclusive analysis of the interim results shows that the quoted insurers are benefiting from the current hard market
  • Royal & Sun Alliance, the embattled UK insurer currently looking for a long-term replacement to its former chief executive Bob Mendelsohn, needs up to £2.4bn to shore up its capital base.
  • Single occurrence victory in WTC and strong 1H 2002 performance overshadowed by loss of triple A rating
  • The UK Government may be sued by embittered Lloyd's Names, following a European Parliament report that condemned the Government for its failure to regulate the Lloyd's market.
  • As widely predicted, Cox Insurance Holding’s Michael Dawson succumbed to shareholder pressure and stepped down as the Group’s chief executive. Dawson’s demise was the price for Cox’s dismal losses which saw the insurer approach Lloyd’s for a controversial
  • The angina monologue Snide is aware of persistent rumours in the London office of the world’s second largest insurance broking house, Aon, that UK chairman and CEO Dennis Mahoney has had the misfortune to suffer a heart attack this summer. Curiously
  • It goes against the Lloyd’s ethos of “one market”, but Standard & Poor’s assessments provide a new way to rank syndicates Lloyd's doesn't necessarily approve, but its customers are increasingly focusing on the syndicates they do business with rather th
  • Lloyd’s Members Agency remains hopeful that its innovative Fund will attract sufficient support as syndicates wait in the sidelines Lloyd's members' agent SOC Group extended the deadline for raising funds on its new investment fund yet remains confiden
  • Silverstein appeals pro-insurer decision but Judge hints at sympathy for WTC carriers The (re)insurers exposed to the WTC programme reacted with relief to US District Judge Martin’s decision that an R&SA subsidiary, the Hartford and St Paul cannot be s
  • Retro expert BF Caudle’s future was strengthened last month by a £30mn injection into its capacity provider Advent Capital Holdings Ltd by Fairfax and Zenith, but the Lloyd’s insurer is still reducing its 2003 underwriting.
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