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News on Guy Carpenter, one of the world’s leading reinsurance brokers and part of the Marsh & McLennan group of companies.

News on Guy Carpenter’s activities in reinsurance and insurance-linked securities markets, as a broker, originator, adviser and structurer of reinsurance risk transfer transactions.

Guy Carpenter goes into partnership with analytics firm TNEDICCA

27th September 2022

Guy Carpenter has entered an agreement with analytics firm TNEDICCA that will enable the former to deliver enhanced auto analytics to its insurance carrier clients. Under the deal, Guy Carpenter said it will use TNEDICCA’s location risk products for its US personal and commercial auto marketplace. Access to this key data ... Read the full article

Major hurricane Ian heads for Cuba with Tampa Bay landfall a possibility

27th September 2022

Hurricane Ian has now reached major Category 3 status with 125 mph sustained winds, and with a shift further east in the NHC's forecast cone overnight, the storm is set to pass very close to the Tampa Bay area, or even come ashore with a landfall. The NHC warned previously of ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter appoints AXIS Re’s Les Loh as Chief Executive of Southeast Asia & Korea

20th September 2022

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has appointed AXIS Re’s Les Loh as deputy chief executive of Southeast Asia and Korea. Loh will join Guy Carpenter in October and will continue to be based in Singapore. He will also report to Bengt Johnsen - CEO of Southeast Asia and Korea at Guy Carpenter. Within this ... Read the full article

GC confident industry ‘will come together’ despite property cat retreat: Lara Mowery

8th September 2022

Demand for property reinsurance protection is expected to increase in 2023 at multiples of recent years, but despite numerous reinsurers announcing some form of retreat from the property catastrophe space, Guy Carpenter is confident the market will find a way to provide solutions. Speaking yesterday during a media briefing held by ... Read the full article

Reinsurance environment is “truly changing”: GC’s David Priebe

7th September 2022

David Priebe, Chairman of reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter, has asserted that the reinsurance industry is “truly changing” in response to the multitude of challenges it has faced this year. Currently speaking as part of an ongoing virtual media briefing on ‘Materializing Possibilities’, the GC Chairman stressed that the reinsurance industry must ... Read the full article

US property cat reinsurance rates up by 15% in 2022: Guy Carpenter

25th July 2022

So far this year, property catastrophe reinsurance rates-on-line in the U.S. have risen by almost 15%, representing the largest increase in the Guy Carpenter U.S. Property Catastrophe Rate on Line Index since 2006. Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter's index is a proprietary index of U.S. property catastrophe reinsurance rate-on-line movements, so ... Read the full article

H1 2022 “most challenging property market for years” – Klisura, Guy Carpenter

25th July 2022

The first half of 2022 was “the most challenging property market we have seen in a number of years”, according to Dean Klisura, President and Chief Executive Officer of Guy Carpenter. Speaking during Marsh McLennan’s Q2 2022 earnings call, he said that US property catastrophe rates have ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter sees 9% revenue growth in Q2 as Marsh McLennan reports ‘another strong quarter’

21st July 2022

Consolidated revenue at Marsh McLennan increased by 7% in the second-quarter of 2022 when compared with the previous year, supported by strong growth across the business, including at Guy Carpenter, the reinsurance arm of the global brokerage. Overall, insurance and reinsurance broker Marsh McLennan has reported revenue of $5.4 billion for ... Read the full article

California Earthquake Authority adds TigerRisk to reinsurance broker panel

6th July 2022

The California Earthquake Authority (CEA), one of the world's largest insurers of residential earthquake cover, has added TigerRisk Partners as an additional reinsurance broker to its panel of providers. Given the size of the CEA's reinsurance needs, around $9 billion, the insurer utilises multiple reinsurance brokers to help it in facing ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter promotes Petka & Underwood within GC Access

23rd May 2022

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has named Matt Petka as President of GC Access North America and Branch Manager of the firm's Dallas office, as Riley Underwood takes over as Head of Client Solutions for GC Access, effective immediately. Guy Carpenter launched its GC Access unit in 2020 to provide dedicated ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter’s revenue jumps 11% in the first-quarter of 2022

21st April 2022

Marsh McLennan's (MMC) reinsurance broking arm, Guy Carpenter, has reported an 11% rise in underlying revenue in the first-quarter of 2022 to $999 million, as its parent reports consolidated revenue of $5.5 billion for the period. Revenue growth at Guy Carpenter supported total Q1 2022 revenue of $3.5 billion within MMC's ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter appoints Enoizi as global head of public sector

30th March 2022

Global reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has appointed Julian Enoizi as global head of public sector. The firm said that the position would become effective on 11 April. Enoizi will be responsible for driving the company’s growth strategy. He will work with the global team to identify opportunities to address systemic risks, such ... Read the full article

Rate increases persist, reflecting losses and low returns: Marsh McLennan CEO

31st January 2022

In the property and casualty (P&C) insurance market, rate increases have persisted and reflect elevated losses, low returns, concerns about inflation, and a firming reinsurance market, reported Dan Glaser, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Marsh McLennan (MMC). During the broker's Q4 earnings call, he explained that the Marsh Global ... Read the full article

Guy Carpenter contributes to strong revenue growth at Marsh McLennan

27th January 2022

Global insurance broker Marsh McLennan has reported "one of the finest results" in its history with underlying revenue growth of 10% for both the fourth quarter and full year 2021, supported by 5% growth at Guy Carpenter, its reinsurance arm. Year-on-year, consolidated revenue increased by 16%, or 10% on an underlying ... Read the full article

Aviation reinsurance market unaffected by COVID at renewals: GC

10th January 2022

Analysts at Guy Carpenter have reported that the general aviation and aerospace markets remained “relatively unaffected” by COVID-19 at the January 1, 2022 renewal period. After two years of increases in these markets, the broker reported that reinsurers priced as before or slightly higher (up 2.5%) as an average across programs ... Read the full article