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PwC Summit Speakers & Agenda Announced

PwC Summit Speakers & Agenda Announced

Chief executives of the world’s largest re/insurers and leading risk experts will gather in Bermuda on November 7, 2019 for the PwC Insurance Summit presented by the Financial Times. The Summit is the island’s annual meeting point for senior executives and professionals in the insurance and reinsurance industry, offering a high-level opportunity... Read more of this article

Kevin O’Donnell To Speak At ILS Convergence

Kevin O’Donnell To Speak At ILS Convergence

ILS [Bermuda] Ltd., organisers of Bermuda Convergence 2019, today [June 24] announced that Kevin O’Donnell, President and CEO of RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., will be the event’s industry keynote speaker on Thursday, October 10th. Mr. O’Donnell has served as Chief Executive Officer of RenaissanceRe since July, 2013 and as President since November,... Read more of this article

Toronto Forum Highlights Business Opportunities

Toronto Forum Highlights Business Opportunities

Investors and executives turned out for Bermuda’s first multi-industry forum in Canada, part of a delegation’s visit to Toronto this week that included meetings with corporate and civic leaders highlighting bilateral business opportunities. A spokesperson said, “Among the meetings, Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson sat down with his Ontario... Read more of this article

Argo Group Adopts AVYST Technology

Argo Group Adopts AVYST Technology

Argo Group International Holdings has adopted “insurtech that enables MGAs, wholesalers, and independent brokers to submit, quote, and bind risks seamlessly, without paper or error.” A spokesperson said, “Argo has deployed AVYST’s bi-directional forms system, eForms Wizard, making it possible for clients and brokers to enter risk... Read more of this article

EY Sponsors 15th Bermuda Captive Conference

EY Sponsors 15th Bermuda Captive Conference

EY recently sponsored and participated in the 15th Annual Bermuda Captive Conference at the Fairmont Southampton. The conference attracted over 800 delegates and included captive insurance owners, risk managers, in addition to audit, legal, banking and support service providers; and provides a forum for promotion, support and growth of the Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Attendees Praise Captive Conference Event

Attendees Praise Captive Conference Event

Owners and corporate risk managers for Fortune 500 companies, among nearly 800 delegates attending this week’s Bermuda Captive Conference, praised the 15th annual event for its innovative programme, expert panels, and dynamic social and networking opportunities.Bermuda’s largest industry conference, which ran Monday through Wednesday at Fairmont... Read more of this article

ABIR Welcomes Calum Maule As Summer Intern

ABIR Welcomes Calum Maule As Summer Intern

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] said they are pleased to welcome Bermudian Calum Maule as their 2019 summer intern. “In this role, Calum will be exposed to national and international public and regulatory policy issues and gain an understanding of Bermuda’s [re]insurance sector through interaction with ABIR member... Read more of this article

Estera Director To Speak At Insurance Events

Estera Director To Speak At Insurance Events

Estera Bermuda Client Director, Janita Burke will be speaking at the 15th annual Captive Conference on 11 June in Bermuda and the Bermuda Executive Forum on 19 June in Toronto. A spokesperson said, “At the Bermuda Captive Conference, Burke will be moderating the panel titled, “Fronting Carriers: Are they still relevant? Who’s still playing?’... Read more of this article

KPMG Global Insurance Leader’s Visit To Island

KPMG Global Insurance Leader’s Visit To Island

KPMG in Bermuda welcomed Global Insurance Leader, Laura Hay, to the island in May. “Laura was the keynote speaker at our firm’s Tackling Insurtech – a technology and technique session designed for the insurance industry. It was the first in a series of events which will take place this year and will focus on technical solutions, data and analytics,... Read more of this article

NB Re Completes $19.231M Offering On BSX

NB Re Completes $19.231M Offering On BSX

NB Reinsurance Ltd [NB Re], a Class 3 Bermuda insurance company, has completed an offering of 19,231 non-voting preferred shares issued at $1,000.00 per share on the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] effective June 3, 2019. “NB Re manages a unique insurance-linked securities [ILS] strategy that seeks returns that are uncorrelated with traditional asset... Read more of this article

Captive Hall Of Fame Welcomes Four Insurers

Captive Hall Of Fame Welcomes Four Insurers

Four more captive insurance companies have been admitted to Bermuda’s Captive Hall of Fame after completing 25 years of business from the island. The Hall of Fame was created by the industry in 2016 to highlight captive entities with a quarter-century commitment to the Bermuda market. More than 200 Bermuda-based companies now share the honour. The... Read more of this article

ConnectTech End Of Year Coding Programme

ConnectTech End Of Year Coding Programme

ConnectTech’s public primary school coding programme, funded by Hamilton Insurance Group, concludes this month with a series of end of year showcases happening from Friday, June 7, 2019 to Thursday, June 20, 2019. Hamilton CEO Pina Albo pictured with students at Prospect Primary during one of their coding classesThis year’s programme, which teaches... Read more of this article

White Mountains Invests In Elementum

White Mountains Invests In Elementum

White Mountains Insurance Group has acquired a minority equity stake in Elementum Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor focused on managing investment portfolios exposed to natural catastrophe event risk. The terms were not disclosed. Since its launch in December 2009, Elementum has grown to become a leading alternative investment management... Read more of this article