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HDI Global opens new office in Switzerland European industrial insurer HDI Global has opened a new office in Berne which is the company's third location in Switzerland. General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
Chaucer launches new company in Ireland to write international specialty business Specialist insurance group Chaucer announces that the Central Bank of Ireland has approved the formation of a Dublin-based company that will do business under the name of Chaucer Dublin to write international specialty insurance and reinsurance business.
News HDI Global opens new office in Switzerland By IBR Staff Writer
European industrial insurer HDI Global has opened a new office in Berne which is the company's third location in Switzerland.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News FCA seeks feedback on consumer access to insurance The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is asking for views and evidence of the challenges faced by companies in offering travel insurance for consumers who have, or have had, cancer, and the challenges faced by these consumers in accessing insurance.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
Brown & Brown makes two acquisitions By IBR Staff Writer
Insurance intermediary Brown & Brown has acquired a majority of all the assets of Tennessee-based Spann Insurance for an undisclosed price.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News Cinven’s acquisition of Eurovita gets EC approval By IBR Staff Writer
Cinven Capital Management (V) General Partner Limited of Guernsey has secured approval from the European Commission (EC) to acquire Italian life insurance firm Eurovita Assicurazioni.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News Bitfury, Risk Cooperative to drive blockchain applications in insurance market The Bitfury Group and risk and insurance advisory firm Risk Cooperative have partnered to drive blockchain applications in the insurance intermediation market.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News

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Chaucer launches new company in Ireland to write international specialty business
Specialist insurance group Chaucer announces that the Central Bank of Ireland has approved the formation of a Dublin-based company that will do business under the name of Chaucer Dublin to write international specialty insurance and reinsurance business.
News
HDI Global opens new office in Switzerland
By IBR Staff Writer
European industrial insurer HDI Global has opened a new office in Berne which is the company's third location in Switzerland.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News

Life Insurance And Pensions

Cinven’s acquisition of Eurovita gets EC approval
By IBR Staff Writer
Cinven Capital Management (V) General Partner Limited of Guernsey has secured approval from the European Commission (EC) to acquire Italian life insurance firm Eurovita Assicurazioni.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Chubb inaugurates new office in Reading
Chubb has opened a new office in Reading, Berkshire, and made two key appointments to the local team, as it continues to invest in expanding its local presence in the UK and Ireland to support brokers and their clients.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Intermediaries

Brown & Brown makes two acquisitions
By IBR Staff Writer
Insurance intermediary Brown & Brown has acquired a majority of all the assets of Tennessee-based Spann Insurance for an undisclosed price.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
NFP purchases Brennan & Associates Risk Management & Insurance Services
NFP has acquired Brennan & Associates Risk Management & Insurance Services (B&A).
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News

Reinsurance

Chaucer launches new company in Ireland to write international specialty business
Specialist insurance group Chaucer announces that the Central Bank of Ireland has approved the formation of a Dublin-based company that will do business under the name of Chaucer Dublin to write international specialty insurance and reinsurance business.
News
Chubb inaugurates new office in Reading
Chubb has opened a new office in Reading, Berkshire, and made two key appointments to the local team, as it continues to invest in expanding its local presence in the UK and Ireland to support brokers and their clients.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Technology

Bitfury, Risk Cooperative to drive blockchain applications in insurance market
The Bitfury Group and risk and insurance advisory firm Risk Cooperative have partnered to drive blockchain applications in the insurance intermediation market.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
AIG uses blockchain for smart insurance policy
By IBR Staff Writer
American International Group (AIG), IBM, Standard Chartered Bank have successfully piloted what they say is the first multinational, smart contract based insurance policy using blockchain distributed ledger technology.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News

Regulatory & Risk

Bitfury, Risk Cooperative to drive blockchain applications in insurance market
The Bitfury Group and risk and insurance advisory firm Risk Cooperative have partnered to drive blockchain applications in the insurance intermediation market.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
AIG uses blockchain for smart insurance policy
By IBR Staff Writer
American International Group (AIG), IBM, Standard Chartered Bank have successfully piloted what they say is the first multinational, smart contract based insurance policy using blockchain distributed ledger technology.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News