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ABIR To Offer Foundational Insurance Course

ABIR To Offer Foundational Insurance Course

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] has announced that the popular foundational insurance course offered in partnership with Bermuda College and New York’s St. John’s University, will be offered for a third year with the opening session starting, Monday, January 16, 2023. John Huff, President and Chief Executive Officer of... Read more of this article

ABIR Elects Pina Albo As New Chairperson

ABIR Elects Pina Albo As New Chairperson

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced that Pina Albo is their new Chairperson, becoming the first woman to serve as ABIR Chair in its 30-year history. A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] today announces that Pina Albo is its new Chair, following the organization’s biennial... Read more of this article

ABIR To Pay Billions For Hurricane Recovery

ABIR To Pay Billions For Hurricane Recovery

Member companies of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] “will shoulder a significant portion of the billions of dollars in insurance claims arising from Hurricane Ian, extending a long track record of support for Americans in times of crisis.” A spokesperson said, “Projections by catastrophe modelers and analysts... Read more of this article

ABIR CEO To Chair AML/CTF Working Group

ABIR CEO To Chair AML/CTF Working Group

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers’ [ABIR] CEO, John M. Huff, has been elected to chair the Global Federation of Insurance Associations [GFIA] Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing Working Group. A spokesperson said, “The GFIA’s 40 member associations represent insurers that account for nearly 90% of global insurance... Read more of this article

ABIR Heads To Chile For Insurance Meetings

ABIR Heads To Chile For Insurance Meetings

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] will represent the Bermuda market at upcoming global re/insurance meetings in Chile. John M. Huff, ABIR’s Chief Executive Officer, and Suzanne Williams-Charles, Director of Policy and Regulation, will participate in two events in Santiago: the Global Federation of Insurance Associations [GFIA]... Read more of this article

ABIR 2021 Global Underwriting Results Released

ABIR 2021 Global Underwriting Results Released

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] released the 2021 global underwriting results today. A spokesperson said, “Member companies of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] recorded a robust 21% year-over-year increase in net premium written in 2021. ABIR’s global underwriting report, released today, comprises... Read more of this article

ABIR Companies Welcome 91 Summer Interns

ABIR Companies Welcome 91 Summer Interns

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] member companies announced that its member companies are “hosting a record number of 91 paid interns in their Bermuda offices this year.” A spokesperson said, “To add value to the work experience gained with the island’s leading international re/insurance companies, ABIR... Read more of this article

Photos: Premier Burt Meets With ABIR Interns

Photos: Premier Burt Meets With ABIR Interns

Premier David Burt met with the Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers summer interns, noting that they increased the number of interns from 23 last year to 58 students this year. Premier Burt posted the photos below on Instagram and said, “Met with the Association of Bermuda Insurers & Reinsurers’ newest summer interns. ABIR... Read more of this article

Richardson & Simas Earn ABIR Scholarships

Richardson & Simas Earn ABIR Scholarships

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced two new scholarships, with 16-year-old Bermuda College and Berkeley graduate Kallan Richardson named the ABIR/Arch Scholar, while CedarBridge and Bermuda College graduate Miguel Simas earned the ABIR/RenaissanceRe Scholarship. A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers... Read more of this article

ABIR Welcomes Eva Frazzoni As Summer Intern

ABIR Welcomes Eva Frazzoni As Summer Intern

Eva Frazzoni has joined the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] as a summer intern. A spokesperson said, “She is one of 57 paid interns at Bermuda’s leading insurers & reinsurers. The Master’s degree student and Bermuda women’s national team footballer will work with ABIR’s Policy and Regulatory Affairs team. “Frazzoni,... Read more of this article

Premier Joins ABIR & Lloyd’s Leaders In London

Premier Joins ABIR & Lloyd’s Leaders In London

Leaders from the Bermuda and Lloyd’s re/insurance markets joined Premier and Minister of Finance David Burt in a roundtable discussion in London. “The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Insurers [ABIR] organized the event, which is on the schedule for a Bermuda Business Development Agency delegation, led by Premier Burt, visiting the United... Read more of this article

ABIR Announces New Leadership Appointments

ABIR Announces New Leadership Appointments

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] has appointed new leadership for two of its committees, drawing from the senior executive talent of member companies. A spokesperson said, “Jevon Williams, of Chubb Bermuda, has been appointed Co-Chair of the ABIR Policy Committee, alongside continuing Co-Chair Gemma Carreiro, General Counsel... Read more of this article

ABIR To Participate In IFTRIP Annual Conference

ABIR To Participate In IFTRIP Annual Conference

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] will participate in the International Forum of Terrorism Risk Pools [IFTRIP] Annual Conference next month. A spokesperson said, “Themed ‘ReCODE’, the event will stream virtually on May 10, and will bring together thought leaders from international terrorism reinsurance pools, re/insurers,... Read more of this article