Reinsurance News


Tysers selects ACORD as strategic messaging partner

6th December 2023

Tysers, a UK-based global broker, has selected ACORD Solutions Group, a provider of solutions for standardised data exchange throughout the global re/insurance industry, as its strategic messaging partner. Through this partnership, Tysers will integrate ACORD’s ADEPT and ACORD Transcriber to streamline digital data extraction and exchange through its Tconnect platform - ... Read the full article

PPL to pilot market APIs in Q4 with WTW & Tysers

10th October 2023

Placing Platform Limited has confirmed that it will begin to pilot its new generation of Market APIs during the fourth quarter of 2023, working initially with broker WTW and independent Lloyd's broker, Tysers. According to the announcement, the pilot is designed to exercise and validate the end-to-end integrated process and will ... Read the full article

Tysers launches new broking platform Tconnect

30th August 2023

Tysers, an independent Lloyd’s broker and member of the AUB Group, aims to transform broking operations with Tconnect. Tconnect serves as an innovative and agile platform that manages and streamlines the end-to-end life cycle of a policy providing a faster and more responsive client service. Tconnect is developed and built by Tysers ... Read the full article

Tysers announces departure of CEO Clive Buesnel

22nd August 2023

Tysers, an independent Lloyd’s broker and member of the AUB Group, has announced that CEO Clive Buesnel will leave the firm at the end of the month, with Mike Emmett, AUB Group CEO, stepping in as Interim CEO. Clive was first appointed CEO of Tysers in June 2020 with the "significant ... Read the full article

Tysers unveils global entertainment industry division

28th July 2023

Tysers, an independent Lloyd's broker, and member of the AUB Group, is launching a new global division dedicated to serving the needs of the global entertainment industry. The new initiative -Tysers Live, sees offerings in Music, Theatre, Live Events, Media & Film and Advertising & Commercials combine under one brand ... Read the full article

Tysers parent AUB Group raises A$150m for M&A drive via private placement

19th May 2023

Tysers parent AUB Group, has announced that it has successfully raised A$150 million to support its “attractive M&A pipeline”, after completing an oversubscribed placement of 6.25 million new fully paid ordinary shares at A$24.00 per share. According to the announcement, the shares represent a 7.2% discount to the last traded price ... Read the full article

Tysers names Mark Moore Director of Energy

27th March 2023

Independent Lloyd’s broker Tysers has appointed Mark Moore to lead its Energy Division as Director looking to expand its operations in the class of business. With over 30 years of claims and broking experience, Moore joins Tysers from Primassure where he was Head of Natural Resources. During his time at Primassure, he ... Read the full article

Tysers sells bloodstock broking team & managing agent to Howden

22nd February 2023

Leading independent Lloyd’s broker, Tysers has announced the sale of its bloodstock broking team and the bloodstock managing agent, Galileo, to international insurance broker, Howden. “We had built an exceptional bloodstock business but, as our focus is no longer in this area, we entered a commitment to sell the business including ... Read the full article

Tysers to welcome a substantial number of new hires

20th January 2023

Tysers, an independent Lloyd’s broker and part of AUB Group, has announced that in early 2023, it will welcome more than 20 new hires to the business. They will join divisions across the business, including North America P&C, Marine & Aviation, Reinsurance and Retail, according to Tysers. The addition of this new ... Read the full article

Tysers appoints Andrew Kendrick as new non-exec chair

28th November 2022

Tysers Insurance Brokers has appointed Andrew Kendrick to be its new non-executive chair. The firm said that Kendrick will take up his position from the beginning of December, pending regulatory approval. In the meantime, Peter Haynes will remain as chair until the FCA gives approval. Kendrick is a former non-executive director of ... Read the full article

Tysers adds Reinsurance Director from Ed to Dubai office

4th November 2022

Independent Lloyd’s broker Tysers has bolstered its team across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region with the addition of Souvik Goswami as Director, Reinsurance to its Dubai office. Goswami joins Tysers from Ed Broking where he was responsible for developing Treaty business and client relationships across MENA. He brings nearly ... Read the full article

AUB Group completes Tysers acquisition

30th September 2022

Australia equity-based insurance broker network AUB Group has completed its acquisition of Tysers. In accordance with the terms of the acquisition and as previously announced, AUB confirmed that it has issued 9,018,974 new shares to Tysers’ former owner, Odyssey Investment Partners. The new shares will be escrowed for a 24-month period. AUB ... Read the full article

AUB to acquire Tysers for £500m

9th May 2022

AUB Group, an Australia equity-based insurance broker network, has confirmed that it has reached an agreement to acquire wholesale broker Tysers from its current owner, Odyssey Investment Partners, for a sale price of AUD $880 million (GBP 500 million). Last month, AUB maintained that it was still in discussions over ... Read the full article

AUB Group confirms Tysers discussions ongoing

4th April 2022

AUB Group has said that no deal has been reached in its ongoing discussions on acquiring wholesale broker Tysers. The announcement comes amidst widespread reporting that the two firms had reached an agreement in which AUB had won a bidding war for Tysers. However, AUB sent out a brief release to ... Read the full article

Tysers appoints James Lucas as associate director

9th February 2022

Broker firm Tysers has appointed James Lucas to be its associate director in its political violence and terrorism team. Lucas will join from Aon Benfield where he is responsible for developing the Latin America and EMEA Terrorism and Political Violence solutions across Aon’s network. Jason Collins, co-head of global broking, markets and ... Read the full article