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Hamilton Re Invites Scholarship Applications

Hamilton Re Invites Scholarship Applications

Hamilton Insurance Group, – the Bermuda-headquartered holding company that underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance risks on a global basis through its wholly owned subsidiaries — is now inviting applications for a scholarship designed to expand the skill set of young professionals considering a career in insurance and reinsurance. Hamilton... Read more of this article

Hamilton Re & AXA XL To Sponsor Code441

Hamilton Re & AXA XL To Sponsor Code441

Hamilton Insurance Group and AXA XL will sponsor Code441’s annual hackathon, which will be held on Friday, December 20. A spokesperson said, “Two companies committed to enhancing youth digital literacy in Bermuda – Hamilton Insurance Group and AXA XL – will next month join forces to sponsor Code441’s annual hackathon. The event, which... Read more of this article

Hamilton Insurance Puts Acappella Into Run-Off

Hamilton Insurance Puts Acappella Into Run-Off

Hamilton Insurance Group today announced that it is placing Acappella Syndicate 2014 into run-off. Acappella is a third-party-capital-supported Lloyd’s syndicate included in Hamilton’s recent acquisition of Pembroke Managing Agency Limited [now Hamilton Insurance UK Limited]. Acappella will cease writing business with immediate effect. “As we... Read more of this article

Hamilton Establishes Cyber Team, New Product

Hamilton Establishes Cyber Team, New Product

Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. announced the launch of a new team of underwriters at the recently-acquired Pembroke Managing Agency Limited [Pembroke] and the development of a new cyber product. Pembroke’s four-person cyber team is led by Divisional Director Jacqueline Spencer-Sim [pictured]. Ms. Spencer-Sim is joined by Senior Underwriter Iain Ainslie,... Read more of this article

School Coding Programme To Continue

School Coding Programme To Continue

A successful coding programme, which has introduced hundreds of public primary school students on the Island to the basics of computer programming, has now launched for the 2019/ 2020 academic year, thanks to renewed sponsorship from Hamilton Insurance Group [Hamilton]. The joint initiative, which was launched by ConnectTech and Hamilton in January... Read more of this article

Steve Wilson Joins Hamilton Re As Senior VP

Steve Wilson Joins Hamilton Re As Senior VP

Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-headquartered group of companies underwriting specialty insurance and reinsurance on a global basis, announced that Steve Wilson has been appointed Senior Vice President, Head of Casualty & Specialty for its new US reinsurance platform, effective October 1, 2019. Mr. Wilson comes to Hamilton from Third Point... Read more of this article

Hackathon Workshop For Teens To Be Held

Hackathon Workshop For Teens To Be Held

A September Hackathon for local teens seeking to gain more advanced computer programing skills will be hosted by Bermuda-based non-profit Code441, with sponsorship by Hamilton Insurance Group. Scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 14, the event will see 10 to 20 students between the ages of 12 and 17, take their coding skills to the next level... Read more of this article

ABIR Elects Hamilton Insurance CEO Pina Albo

ABIR Elects Hamilton Insurance CEO Pina Albo

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] has elected Hamilton Insurance Group Chief Executive Officer Pina Albo as its Deputy Chair, filling the unexpired term of Validus Re CEO Kean Driscoll. Mr Driscoll stepped down from his ABIR leadership role upon his recent appointment as Global Chief Underwriting Officer for AIG’s property... Read more of this article

Hamilton Appoints Venkat Krishnamoorthy

Hamilton Appoints Venkat Krishnamoorthy

Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. [Hamilton], today announced that Venkat Krishnamoorthy has been appointed to the newly-established position of Chief Technology Officer. Reporting to Group CEO Pina Albo, Mr. Krishnamoorthy will be responsible for the ongoing development of the Company’s data-driven technology strategy and execution. He takes up his... Read more of this article

Interns Brianna Mendes & Amon Wedderburn

Interns Brianna Mendes & Amon Wedderburn

Hamilton Re today announced their 2019 summer interns as Bermuda High School [BHS] alumna Brianna Mendes and Berkeley Institute alumnus Amon Wedderburn. These young people will spend eight to ten weeks learning about Hamilton Re’s various departments, including: catastrophe modelling, actuarial science, business intelligence, and direct and facultative... Read more of this article

Hamilton Re Sponsors First Catastrophe Bond

Hamilton Re Sponsors First Catastrophe Bond

Hamilton Re, the re/insurance platform of Bermuda-based holding company Hamilton Insurance Group, today announced that, through its Hamilton Capital Partners business unit, it has sponsored its first catastrophe bond through the issuance of the Series 2019-1 Principal At-Risk Variable Rate Notes issued by Cerulean Re SAC Ltd [Cerulean], acting in respect... Read more of this article

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Hamilton Re

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Hamilton Re

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating [Long-Term ICR] of “a-” of Hamilton Re, Ltd. [Hamilton Re] [Bermuda]. The outlook of these Credit Ratings [ratings] is stable. The ratings agency said, “The ratings reflect Hamilton’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as... Read more of this article

Code441 Holds Mini Hackathon For Students

Code441 Holds Mini Hackathon For Students

The Board Room of Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations in Bermuda and at Lloyd’s, was taken over by students this past weekend as Code441 held a “mini hackathon” for young people keen to learn how to code. Code441’s founder, Jahde Eve, was supported by Hamilton employees James Robinson,... Read more of this article