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RGA Re joins race to acquire Generali’s Netherlands operations

4th July 2017

Reinsurance Group of America (RGA Re) has reportedly joined the race to acquire the Netherlands operations of insurance giant Generali. Assicurazioni Generali, one of the largest insurance group's in the world, is actively trying to sell its Netherlands and Belgian operations, with RGA Re joining the race to acquire the Dutch ... Read the full article

Potential moderate losses to specialty lines from Russia-Ukraine war – Moody’s

4th March 2022

A new note from Moody’s says that international insurers have little exposure from the fallout over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, but specialty lines could be impacted. While insurance penetration is low in Russia and Ukraine, write Moody’s, with the local markets dominated by local players, it will be specialist lines that ... Read the full article

AXA wraps up €1bn sale of Central European businesses

16th October 2020

Insurance and investment giant AXA has completed the sale of its life & savings, property & casualty and pension businesses in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia to UNIQA Insurance Group for €1 billion. UNIQA had been pegged as one of three bidders in the running to secure AXA’s Central and Eastern ... Read the full article

AXA confirms €1bn sale of Central European businesses

10th February 2020

French insurance and investment giant AXA has confirmed that it plans to sell its operations in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia to UNIQA Insurance Group AG for €1 billion. UNIQA had been pegged as one of three bidders in the running to secure AXA’s Central and Eastern European operations after Read the full article

Three in race to buy AXA’s €1bn-rated Eastern Europe operations, reports

28th January 2020

There are currently three bidders in the running to secure the €1 billion-rated Central and Eastern Europe business operations of French insurance and investment giant AXA, according to a Bloomberg insider. Only the Italian insurer Assicurazioni Generali SpA and Austrian insurers Vienna Insurance Group and Uniqa Insurance Group are supposedly still ... Read the full article

Resolution Re names Steve Hales as its new CEO

8th October 2019

The reinsurance arm of Bermuda-based Resolution Life Group, Resolution Re, has announced the appointment of Steve Hales as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Hales joined Resolution Life Group in 2017 as Executive Director in Europe, and prior to this, served as Group Head of Connected Insurance at Assicurazioni Generali where he led ... Read the full article

Italy’s rising sovereign risks threaten major insurer ratings: Moody’s

6th June 2018

Moody’s Investors Service has placed Italian insurers Allianz S.p.A (Allianz Italy) and Unipol Gruppo S.p.A. (UG) on review for downgrade as the country faces a financial crisis following the election of a Eurosceptic coalition government. The announcement follows Moody's decision to place the Italian government's Baa2 debt rating under review for ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Tuesday 24th January 2017

24th January 2017

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Tuesday 24th January 2017: AIG deal big enough to risk Berkshire underwriting profit: Credit Suisse The recently announced adverse development reinsurance agreement between Berkshire Hathaway and AIG is big enough to jeopardise underwriting profit in Warren Buffett's P&C business, warns Credit Suisse. Re/insurers ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 12th January 2017

12th January 2017

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 12th January 2017: Operating landscape a new reality for reinsurers: A.M. Best Ratings agency A.M. Best has said that global reinsurers could be faced with a new market reality of lower returns and increased dependency on underwriting profits. Rating agency & ... Read the full article

Reinsurance News – Thursday 10th November 2016

10th November 2016

Here’s your daily Reinsurance News for Thursday 10th November 2016: Premiums down but net income up at Hannover Re in 2016 Reinsurance giant Hannover Re has released its results for the first nine months of the year, posting a group net income of €790 million, compared with €786 million a ... Read the full article

Largest 30 European Insurers

20th July 2022

Europe's 30 largest insurance companies This directory of the Largest 30 European Insurers is based on research data from rating agency A.M. Best. Listing the largest insurers in Europe, this directory provides a simple way to analyse the regions largest insurance companies. The European insurers featured are ranked by gross premiums written in 2020 ... Read the full article

Insurance Europe extend Brandstetter’s stay as president

4th June 2021

Insurance Europe’s general assembly has unanimously voted to extend the Andreas Brandstetter’s tenure as president for a further three years. Brandstetter is chair and Chief Executive Officer of UNIQA Group and he had been due to depart the European insurance and reinsurance federation this month. “I am deeply honoured to have been ... Read the full article

World’s Largest Insurance Companies

10th April 2018

The world's largest insurers This World's Largest Insurance Companies directory is based on research data from rating agency A.M. Best. Listing the top insurance companies in the world, this directory provides a simple way to analyse the world’s top insurance companies by premiums underwritten and by their net assets. The largest ... Read the full article

Top 50 Global Reinsurance Groups

4th September 2017

Top 50 Global Reinsurance Groups This Top 50 Global Reinsurance Groups directory is based on research data from rating agency A.M. Best. Listing the top reinsurers in the world, this directory provides a simple way to analyse the world's top reinsurance companies. The global reinsurance groups featured are ranked by unaffiliated gross reinsurance ... Read the full article