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XL Catlin Adds Aviation Insurance In Mexico

XL Catlin Adds Aviation Insurance In Mexico

XL Catlin announced the launch of specialty aviation insurance in Mexico. The new product suite will initially focus on general aviation hull and liability risks. Pablo Crain, Country Manager, XL Catlin, Mexico said: “As a leading market for specialty insurance we are relentlessly focused on strengthening our capabilities and product offering. XL... Read more of this article

Bill To Create Insurance Regulatory Sandbox

Bill To Create Insurance Regulatory Sandbox

The Insurance Amendment Act 2018 will be tabled in the House today [June 22] Premier David Burt said, explaining that the aim is to create an “Insurance Regulatory Sandbox which will further position Bermuda to maintain its status as a leading centre for insurance innovation.” “Technology-enabled innovations in the insurance industry... Read more of this article

Women’s Development Series Rescheduled

Women’s Development Series Rescheduled

The first in a series of events aimed at promoting the professional development of women in the insurance and reinsurance sectors will now take place later this month after been postponed due to illness. The Bermuda Insurance Institute is organizing a programme of events over the next 12 months which will concentrate on finding specific solutions to... Read more of this article

Kara Swisher To Speak At Convergence 2018

Kara Swisher To Speak At Convergence 2018

ILS [Bermuda] Ltd., organisers of Bermuda Convergence 2018, announced that Kara Swisher, Executive Editor of the Recode Decode Podcast and Co-Executive Producer of the Code Conference, will be one of the event’s keynote speakers. Before co-founding Recode and Code, Swisher co-produced and co-hosted The Wall Street Journal’s technology conference,... Read more of this article

BMA Licensing Specialists To Speak At BII Event

BMA Licensing Specialists To Speak At BII Event

Specialists from the Bermuda Monetary Authority will speak at a lunch and learn session examining the Insurance Licensing and Advisory Committee [ILAC] registration requirements for all classes of insurance entities. Organised by the Bermuda Insurance Institute [BII] and sponsored by EY and Conyers Dill & Pearman, it is aimed primarily at insurance... Read more of this article

‘Pursuing Funds We Believe Illegally Obtained’

‘Pursuing Funds We Believe Illegally Obtained’

[Updated] Hiscox confirmed they are “currently pursuing the repayment of funds which we believe were illegally obtained by one individual who no longer works here, and are working with law enforcement on this matter.” This follows after OffshoreAlert reported that the Bermuda-based company “has accused former Chief Financial Officer... Read more of this article

35 Students Attend BFIS Networking Event

35 Students Attend BFIS Networking Event

On Wednesday, June 6, the BFIS Mentor Network Committee held a 60 minute networking event for some 35 undergraduate students keen to learn more about the insurance industry. They were given the opportunity to sit down with insurance professionals to talk about their aims and aspirations, with rotations occurring every 6 minutes. As one student said,... Read more of this article

Ten Interns Take Part In BILTIR Programme

Ten Interns Take Part In BILTIR Programme

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers [BILTIR] has launched an internship programme for Bermudian college students. The ten interns will take part in BILTIR’s ten-week programme, which runs from June 11 until August 17. Each of the successful applicants has been placed with a BILTIR member company and will receive hands-on exposure... Read more of this article

845 Delegates For Today’s Captive Conference

845 Delegates For Today’s Captive Conference

A record 845 delegates to date have registered for this week’s Bermuda Captive Conference as the island’s largest industry event kicks off its 14th year today [June 11] at the Fairmont Southampton. The three-day conference, running June 11–13, brings captive insurance owners, risk managers, captive managers, sponsors, and vendors from the United... Read more of this article

Argo Group Rebrands Ariscom To ArgoGlobal

Argo Group Rebrands Ariscom To ArgoGlobal

Argo Group International Holdings announced the rebranding of subsidiary Ariscom to ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni S.p.A. following the recent acquisition by Argo Group in March 2018. As announced in April 2018, Giovanni Tucci serves as Managing Director of the business and reports to Matt Harris, Head of Europe, Middle East and Asia. “This new branding... Read more of this article

Kathleen Bibbings Named New BIMA President

Kathleen Bibbings Named New BIMA President

Kathleen Bibbings, who has more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry and currently heads up AIG’s Bermuda captive operations, has been appointed President of the Bermuda Insurance Management Association [BIMA]. Bibbings replaces outgoing president Grainne Richmond who has completed the position’s two-year term, the association announced... Read more of this article

Top Executives To Discuss Insurance Industry

Top Executives To Discuss Insurance Industry

An impressive who’s who of Bermuda’s global insurance market will discuss the state of the industry and major trends affecting risk management at a leadership forum marking the 25th anniversary of the Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers [ABIR]. The event, scheduled July 10 at Rosewood Bermuda, will see high-profile executives past and... Read more of this article

Blockchain Innovation Symposium On June 7

Blockchain Innovation Symposium On June 7

Xceedance, a global provider of insurance consulting, managed services, technology, and data sciences, and ChainThat, a pioneer in blockchain technology for the re/insurance industry, are co-hosting an insurance blockchain symposium on June 7th at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] in Hamilton. The Bermuda on Blockchain event is moderated... Read more of this article