Recent Member News

September 18, 2018 - The world’s insurance market is finally in the black after two years of losses. Lloyd’s of London saw a significant jump in first-half profits, thanks to strong investment markets and the actions it has taken to cut out businesses that were dragging down its results.

September 16, 2019 - XPT Group LLC has acquired Sierra Specialty in Clovis, Calif.

September 17, 2019 - Pearl Insurance is collaborating with General Star to expand the availability of a custom professional liability program for accountants in 10 more states.

September 17, 2019 - Specialist insurer Beazley has announced the launch of a comprehensive policy that covers infringements of Title IX, the federal law that prohibits sex discrimination in public education programs. The policy provides coverage for employment practices liability (EPL) and sexual misconduct and molestation liability (SML) for US educational institutions that receive federal funding. 

September 16, 2019 - Alliant Insurance Services has formed a new brokerage service vertical, Alliant Mergers & Acquisitions.

September 13, 2019 - Tokio Marine Kiln Group Ltd. on Friday said that Charles Franks, CEO of the London-based insurer for the past 11 years, is taking on a new role within the Tokio Marine Group and deputy CEO Brad Irick will succeed him from Jan. 1, 2020.

September 13, 2019 - Berkshire Hathaway GUARD is now offering its commercial package product in New Jersey.

September 12, 2019 - AXA XL has entered a strategic underwriting partnership with all-digital flood insurance program administrator Neptune Flood Insurance.

September 11, 2019 - Hagerty, an automotive lifestyle brand and provider of specialty insurance to vintage vehicle enthusiasts, has acquired the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance in Greenwich, Conn.

September 11, 2019 - Liberty Mutual Insurance has appointed David Perez to the post of chief underwriting officer, North America, for its Global Risk Solutions commercial and specialty lines insurer and reinsurer.

STAMFORD, Conn.—September 10, 2019—Waldorf Trade Risk, LLC (WTR) today officially launched its crowdfunding campaign on StartEngine for ReceivaSure™, a groundbreaking InsureTech program offering Accounts Receivable (A/R) insurance exclusively to the U.S. Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) market.

Westlake Village, Calif. – September 9, 2019 -- Appulate today announced that EMPLOYERS® (NYSE:EIG), America’s small business insurance specialist®, has launched real-time quoting for retail agents and brokers using Appulate.

September 6, 2019 - National wholesale insurance broker Worldwide Facilities said it has closed on the previously announced investment by Genstar Capital, a San Francisco based private equity firm.

September 5, 2019 - Hiscox Ltd. said Thursday that Joanne Musselle will become the new group chief underwriting officer at the end of the year following Richard Watson’s retirement, which was announced in June.

September 5, 2019 - U.S. Risk, LLC, a property and casualty wholesaler and MGA, has acquired Regency Insurance Brokerage Services, a wholesale broker and MGA headquartered in Hallandale Beach, Fla., with additional locations in New York, New Jersey and South Carolina.