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Aviva acquires remaining 50% share in Vietnam joint venture Aviva has acquired its partner’s entire stake in its Vietnam joint venture, making the company a wholly owned subsidiary. Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Aviva acquires remaining 50% share in Vietnam joint venture By IBR Staff Writer
Aviva has acquired its partner’s entire stake in its Vietnam joint venture, making the company a wholly owned subsidiary.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News Hamilton Re agrees to buy Sompo Canopius excess casualty renewal rights Hamilton Re has agreed to purchase the renewal rights to Canopius Underwriting Bermuda ("Sompo Canopius") excess casualty insurance book of business.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News UK’s FCA probes into suspected misconduct of aviation insurance brokers By IBR Staff Writer
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched an antitrust investigation into various top insurance brokers for sharing competitively sensitive data within the aviation and insurance sectors.
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rhg Insurance Brokers selects Applied Systems's TAMCloud solution rhg Insurance Brokers has selected Applied Systems' Applied TAMCloud to gain a single view of their business and improve business continuity in the cloud.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News Allianz invests in AI-powered insurance firm Lemonade By IBR Staff Writer
German insurance giant Allianz has made an undisclosed investment in Lemonade Insurance, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral economics.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News UK's FCA publishes mission and business plan The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its Mission, which provides companies and consumers enhanced clarity about how it prioritizes its interventions in financial markets.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

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General Insurance

Hamilton Re agrees to buy Sompo Canopius excess casualty renewal rights
Hamilton Re has agreed to purchase the renewal rights to Canopius Underwriting Bermuda ("Sompo Canopius") excess casualty insurance book of business.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
Allianz invests in AI-powered insurance firm Lemonade
By IBR Staff Writer
German insurance giant Allianz has made an undisclosed investment in Lemonade Insurance, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and behavioral economics.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News

Life Insurance And Pensions

Aviva acquires remaining 50% share in Vietnam joint venture
By IBR Staff Writer
Aviva has acquired its partner’s entire stake in its Vietnam joint venture, making the company a wholly owned subsidiary.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
UK's FCA publishes mission and business plan
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its Mission, which provides companies and consumers enhanced clarity about how it prioritizes its interventions in financial markets.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Intermediaries

UK's FCA publishes insurance distribution directive consultation
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has come up with the first of its two consultation papers on the execution of the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD), which is designed to promote competition among insurance firms and maintain appropriate protection levels for customers across the European Union.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
UK’s FCA unveils supervision plans for insurance linked securities
By IBR Staff Writer
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has unveiled its proposed approach to authorization and supervision of insurance special purpose vehicles (ISPVs), which will facilitate insurance linked securities (ILS) business.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News

Reinsurance

Swiss Re to set up Asian reinsurance headquarters in Singapore
By IBR Staff Writer
Zurich-based Swiss Re is establishing a regional legal entity in Singapore for its reinsurance business unit.
Reinsurance > News
Everest Insurance launches Life Sciences practice
Andy Faber has joined Everest Insurance as the leader of the newly launched Life Sciences practice within the Specialty Casualty Group.
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Technology

rhg Insurance Brokers selects Applied Systems's TAMCloud solution
rhg Insurance Brokers has selected Applied Systems' Applied TAMCloud to gain a single view of their business and improve business continuity in the cloud.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
Cyber Assist selects Open GI London as technology partner
By IBR Staff Writer
Open GI London has been selected as the preferred technology partner to cyber insurance underwriting agency Cyber Assist.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News

Regulatory & Risk

rhg Insurance Brokers selects Applied Systems's TAMCloud solution
rhg Insurance Brokers has selected Applied Systems' Applied TAMCloud to gain a single view of their business and improve business continuity in the cloud.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
Cyber Assist selects Open GI London as technology partner
By IBR Staff Writer
Open GI London has been selected as the preferred technology partner to cyber insurance underwriting agency Cyber Assist.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News