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Reactions' March digital issue online now!

This month's cover profile: AXIS's Albert Benchimol.

Aon: Willis deal not a reality

Possible acquisition of Willis Towers Watson won’t happen after all.

2018 M&A aggregate deal value highest in years

Majority of transactions occurred in the P&C sector.

Aon confirms it is pondering Willis acquisition

Evaluation of such a deal is in "a preliminary stage."

Nominate now: Reactions London Market Awards 2019

Reactions wants to know which individuals, companies and teams deserve to be recognised for their achievements at the Reactions 2019 London Market Awards.

A fifth consecutive quarter of (small) rate increases

Global insurance pricing continues to rise, albeit unevenly.

JLT results positive as acquisition nears completion

Brokerage’s full-year results include a slight uptick in revenue.

Willis Re appoints agriculture trio

The three new appointments are part of a push into Asian agriculture markets.

Renewals: How was it for you?

There was no big correction at 1 January – but with mid-year renewals now on the horizon, change is in the air.

Comments

Senior reporter comment: After Brexit - FREE

It’s no exaggeration to say that in London on the morning of Friday June 24, there was an outbreak of grief, heartbreak and tears, following the news that Brexit had triumphed in the referendum and the UK was set to leave the EU.

Reactions April digital issue online now!

This month's magazine issue celebrates 35 years of Reactions, plus features on terrorism, Iran sanctions, reinsurance broking and the run-off market.

Editor's comment: Women leaders talk D&I - FREE

Reactions asks leading women in re/insurance about diversity and inclusion in the industry, what it's doing wrong, and what it needs to do to get it right.

Editor's comment: Dazed and confused

If the actors of today’s re/insurance market were transposed into the setting of a 1980s high school movie, the plot would definitely be Prom Night.

Editor's comment: Who’s next to get married?

Comment: Whether its brokers, insurers or reinsurers, companies are currently coupling up like amorous teens at a high school dance.

JLT outlines 2015 risks

Broker JLT has warned that a number of risks are likely to grow in 2015, including sovereign default,

Interviews

Mount Agnung losses expected to be low so far

A major eruption of Mount Agnung in Indonesia could cause more than $70bn in economic losses, but insured losses are expected to be low.

MMC Q3 results hit market expectations

Earnings per share ticked up to $0.79 for the quarter while underlying revenue at Guy Carp increased by 4% on the prior year period.

Marsh hires sponsored programs head

Michael Westwood will head the unit which is focused on providing insurance solutions for business networks.

Willis Re’s John Cavanagh: Time to buy more reinsurance

Willis Re’s chief executive John Cavanagh remains optimistic at his company’s future growth prospects even though market conditions are tough.

Nick Cook interview: The new face of BMS

BMS has undergone a comprehensive revamp – strategically and financially – since June last year. One year on, Reactions talks with BMS Group CEO Nick Cook to find out more about the ambitious five year strategy the broker is implementing.

Interview: John Nelson, chairman of Lloyd's - The internationalist

John Nelson has had a busy first year as chairman of Lloyd’s, with the market’s Vision 2025 plan his biggest contribution so far. He believes the make-up of firms and people at Lloyd’s is not diverse enough.

Aon's Greg Case on insurance broking's future

INTERVIEW: Greg Case, CEO of Aon, believes that the insurance broker can help its customers manage their way through the tough global operating environment and rise to the challenge of new and complex risks by working on a more robust fact basis.

Profile: Martin Sullivan, Willis deputy chairman

Martin Sullivan, who was appointed deputy chairman of Willis last year, discusses his role and objectives now that he has re-invented himself as a broker after formerly being CEO of AIG.

Exclusive Interview: Pat Ryan rides again

The founder and retired CEO of Aon Corp, Pat Ryan, is an industry legend. Having grown Aon into a global broker, he started Ryan Specialty Group. Then last month RSG entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the share capital of specialist Lloyd's insurer Jubilee Group.

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March 2019

 

 In this month's Reactions

  • Albert Benchimol interview
  • Future Leaders roundtable
  • Insurance Asset Management
  • Sompo's Jack Kuhn
  • Paying tribute to Sir David Rowland
  • Global M&A stats

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