December 4, 2019 - Gallagher has promoted Jen Tadin to the position of president of small business for the company’s US retail P&C brokerage division.

December 4, 2019 - Lloyd’s of London is going into orbit with its latest insurance launch, announcing that it will be releasing a space insurance policy with the aim of entering a growing industry that could help send its profits to the moon.

December 3, 2019 - Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has completed a transaction for the Pacific Northwest marine business team of Brown & Brown of Washington Inc. and to assume the associated marine book of business.

December 3, 2019 - Preferred Property Programs (PPP), a division of Jacobson, Goldfarb & Scott, Inc. (JGS Insurance), has released a national insurance product for community associations. In conjunction with AXA XL, a division of AXA, PPP will offer a directors and officers insurance policy specifically designed for community associations.

December 3, 2019 - Argo Group International Holdings has appointed Jeff Grange to the role of executive vice-president for US operations.

November 22, 2019 - Chicago-based HDI Global Insurance Co. (HDI Global USA) has appointed Jim Clark as its chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Brad Diericx, chief financial officer of HDI Global USA since 2014, will assume the role of president.

November 22, 2019 - Liberty Mutual Insurance today announced that long-time industry leader Kevin H. Kelley, vice chairman, Global Risk Solutions, will retire at the end of this year.

November 21, 2019 - Specialty insurer Markel Corp. announced that Alan I. Kirshner, the company’s executive chairman and chairman of the board, will retire as a director and officer of the company in May, 2020. Kirshner has been with Markel for 60 years, serving as chief executive officer and then as chairman.

November 21, 2019 - TAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GenStar announced today that it is the new insurer for the Founders Specialty Lawyers Professional Liability Program. GenStar President and CEO Marty Hacala commented, “GenStar is excited to associate with Founders Specialty. 

November 19, 2019 - CNA Financial Corp. has achieved an “A+” financial strength rating from Standard & Poor’s, an upgrade made in recognition of the Chicago-based insurer’s efforts to improve its operations and culture.

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