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Progressive to sell Australian insurance business to Hollard
By IBR Staff Writer
American auto insurer Progressive Direct Insurance has agreed to divest its Australian insurance operations to global insurer Hollard Insurance Company for an undisclosed price.
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Hannover Re to buy Lloyd’s syndicate Argenta
By IBR Staff Writer
German reinsurance giant Hannover Re has agreed to acquire UK-based Argenta for an undisclosed price.
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CDPQ, KKR to acquire US-based insurance broker USI for $4.3bn
By IBR Staff Writer
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and KKR have agreed to jointly acquire American insurance broker USI Insurance Services from Onex and its affiliates for $4.3bn.
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Fineos, Sequential partner to expand range of consulting services available to ANZ insurance firms
Fineos, a provider of core processing systems for life, accident and health insurance, has partnered with Australian specialist life insurance, superannuation and financial advice management consultancy, Sequential.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
XL Catlin secures approval to issue insurance policies in Monaco
By IBR Staff Writer
Ireland-based global insurer XL Catlin has secured regulatory approval to offer insurance coverage in Monaco.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
Suncorp increases stake in New Zealand general insurer Tower
By IBR Staff Writer
Australian financial services firm Suncorp has increased its stake in New Zealand general insurer Tower.
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Find Insurance NI launches drone insurance product for UK market
By IBR Staff Writer
Northern Ireland broker Find Insurance NI has launched a drone insurance product for the whole UK market amid growing demand for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
Research says high-net-worth individuals worry about underinsurance
A new research published by Chubb reveals that more than half (54%) of high-net-worth individuals are concerned that they are underinsured, with many worried they are buying insurance that may be inadequate for their needs.
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JLT launches crime and social engineering insurance policy
JLT Specialty (JLT) has launched a Crime and Social Engineering (CASE) insurance policy a due to a rise in businesses increasingly asking about the availability of coverage for social engineering fraud.
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Travelers to buy UK business insurance provider Simply Business
By IBR Staff Writer
The Travelers Companies has agreed to acquire UK-based business insurance provider Simply Business for nearly $490m from Aquiline Capital Partners.
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Aviva’s operating profit surges 12% to £3.01bn in 2016
By IBR Staff Writer
Aviva has reported a 12% increase in operating profit to £3.01bn for the full year of 2016, compared to £2.68bn in 2015.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Bico Risk Management introduces new legal expense insurance offering
Bico Risk Management has launched a new legal expense insurance product underwritten by Omega General Insurance.
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AIG plans to have two subsidiaries in Europe from 2019
By IBR Staff Writer
American International Group (AIG) is planning to have two subsidiary insurance companies in Europe from 2019 in preparation for Brexit.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Direct Line posts 30% decline in 2016 profit
By IBR Staff Writer
Direct Line Insurance has reported a 30% decline in its full year 2016 profits after taking a charge of over £217m due to the changes brought by the UK government in the calculation of personal injury claims.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
UK independent broker Aston Scott acquires Bell & Co
By IBR Staff Writer
UK-based Aston Scott has acquired rival chartered insurance broker Bell & Co for an undisclosed price.
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