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ABIR Members To Host 108 Paid Summer Interns

ABIR Members To Host 108 Paid Summer Interns

Member companies of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] are hosting a record number of 108 paid interns this summer, opening valuable work experience opportunities for Bermudian students. A spokesperson said,”ABIR kicked off the summer internship programme by hosting a reception at O’Hara House, attended by David Burt,... Read more of this article

Re/Insurance Industry Mourns Dinos Iordanou

Re/Insurance Industry Mourns Dinos Iordanou

The international re/insurance industry mourns the passing of Dinos Iordanou, founder of Arch Capital Group and former ABIR Chair. ABIR President & CEO John M. Huff said, “The entire international re/insurance industry mourns the passing of entrepreneur, Mr. Dinos Iordanou, who was a booming voice for Bermuda. Dinos was a tremendous leader,... Read more of this article

ABIR Appoints Collin Anderson To Senior Role

ABIR Appoints Collin Anderson To Senior Role

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] has announced the appointment of Bermudian Collin Anderson as its Director of Policy and Regulation, effective July 1. A spokesperson said, “Anderson brings 23 years of experience in the public and private sectors, including regulatory and supervisory work at the Bermuda Monetary Authority... Read more of this article

Over 700 Participate In Insurance Course

Over 700 Participate In Insurance Course

A record number of more than 700 people participated in the online foundational insurance course provided free to the Bermudian public thanks to sponsorship by the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR]. A spokesperson said, “ABIR partnered with Bermuda College and the Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and... Read more of this article

ABIR Chair Pina Albo To Join NAIC Panel

ABIR Chair Pina Albo To Join NAIC Panel

Pina Albo, Chair of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers and CEO of Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. will be a CEO panelist at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners 2024 International Insurance Forum. A spokesperson said, “The event takes place on May 16-17, 2024 at the Hyatt Regency Washington in Washington, D.C. “The... Read more of this article

ABIR Welcomes Re/insurer Sompo As Member

ABIR Welcomes Re/insurer Sompo As Member

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced the addition of Sompo International Holdings Ltd. as its newest member, along with the appointment of Sompo’s Chief Risk Officer, Emmanuel Brulé, to the ABIR Board of Directors. A spokesperson said, “The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] welcomed Sompo... Read more of this article

Mark Cloutier Elected First Deputy Chair At ABIR

Mark Cloutier Elected First Deputy Chair At ABIR

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] announced that the Board has elected Mark Cloutier, Executive Chair and Group Chief Executive Officer at Aspen, as First Deputy Chair at ABIR. A spokesperson said, “Cloutier replaces Christopher Schaper, now American International Group’s Global Chief Underwriting Officer, who stepped... Read more of this article

Socio-Economic Impact Of International Business

Socio-Economic Impact Of International Business

An online course providing foundational knowledge of Bermuda’s global re/insurance industry will start next week, with registration open to everyone at no cost, courtesy of sponsorship by the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR]. A spokesperson said, “The Special Topics in Insurance programme, offered for a fourth year by ABIR... Read more of this article

‘Evolution Of Risk’ Is Theme Of 2024 Summit

‘Evolution Of Risk’ Is Theme Of 2024 Summit

The theme of the 2024 Bermuda Risk Summit, presented by the Bermuda Business Development Agency, in partnership with the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] and EY, will be Evolution of Risk. A spokesperson said, “Topics up for analysis during the Summit to be held at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club from March 13-15, 2024,... Read more of this article

ABIR Sponsors Foundational Insurance Course

ABIR Sponsors Foundational Insurance Course

For the fourth successive year, the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] will sponsor a foundational course providing students and the Bermudian public with free access to education about Bermuda’s re/insurance industry. A spokesperson said, “ABIR is once again partnering with Bermuda College and the Maurice R. Greenberg School... Read more of this article

ABIR Members Contribute $815M To Economy

ABIR Members Contribute $815M To Economy

Members of the Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] recorded a “total direct contribution of $815 million to the local economy from member companies in 2022 — representing an increase of 13% over 2021,” the organisation said. A spokesperson said, “ABIR members’ economic contributions in 2022 include salaries and... Read more of this article

ABIR & EY To Sponsor Bermuda Risk Summit

ABIR & EY To Sponsor Bermuda Risk Summit

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] and EY have reaffirmed their headline sponsorship commitments of the Bermuda Development Agency’s 2024 Bermuda Risk Summit. A spokesperson said, “Members of the public are encouraged to register soon for the event, taking place at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club from March 13-15, 2024... Read more of this article

ABIR Congratulates RenRre On Acquisition

ABIR Congratulates RenRre On Acquisition

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] said they “welcomed the news that RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. has successfully closed its acquisition of Validus Re and its subsidiaries from American International Group [AIG].” A spokesperson said, “ABIR member RenaissanceRe becomes the fifth-largest property and casualty... Read more of this article

ABIR Welcomes Andrew Mais & Gary Anderson

ABIR Welcomes Andrew Mais & Gary Anderson

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] hosted a special reception to welcome U.S. National Association of Insurance Commissioners [NAIC] President-Elect Andrew Mais and Massachusetts Division of Insurance Commissioner Gary Anderson to Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The leaders were on island to present at this week’s InsuranceERM... Read more of this article

ABIR Celebrates 30th Anniversary At Forum

ABIR Celebrates 30th Anniversary At Forum

The Association of Bermuda International Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] celebrated 30 years of partnership and leadership at the ABIR@30 Lunch Forum. An audience of industry participants, regulators, representatives of supporting industries, politicians and dignitaries witnessed presentations from ABIR’s key partners “highlighting the Bermuda... Read more of this article

ABIR MOU With Association of British Insurers

ABIR MOU With Association of British Insurers

The Association of Bermuda Insurers and Reinsurers [ABIR] and the Association of British Insurers [ABI] have agreed to work together on matters of mutual interest detailed in a Memorandum of Understanding [MoU]. A spokesperson said, “The agreement will build on the working partnership that exists between the Bermuda and UK markets, two leading... Read more of this article