Barbican Insurance Group: Growing against the grain

29/11/2017

After an eventful first decade, Barbican Insurance Group has ambitious growth plans and is set on breaking into the Lloyd’s top 15 over the next two years, irrespective of market conditions. This is entirely realistic, the firm’s senior management say (...)

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Some 76% of respondents said market-changing disruption is 'very likely' or 'inevitable' over the next 10 years

28/11/2017

Some 76% of respondents said market-changing disruption is 'very likely' or 'inevitable' over the next 10 years (...)

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76% expect London re/insurance market to be disrupted in coming decade

28/11/2017

Barbican Insurance Group, the London-based specialty re/insurance player, is to research and explore trends that will influence and drive the future of the London insurance and reinsurance market (...)

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Majority of London market fear Amazon-type firm will heavily disrupt them

28/11/2017

A survey of the London market revealed 60 percent expect the market to be either ‘greatly’ or ‘very’ disrupted by external companies such as Amazon, Google and Tesla over the next ten years (...)

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Barbican commissions “next ten years” London market study

28/11/2017

Lloyd’s insurer Barbican has celebrated its ten-year anniversary (23 November) by commissioning a year-long study into how the London market may evolve over the next decade (...)

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Lloyd’s gives ‘in principle’ approval to Barbican sponsored Toa Re SPA

31/10/2017

Japan-based Toa Reinsurance Company (Toa Re) and Barbican Insurance Group said on Oct. 27 that they have received ‘in principle’ approval from the Lloyd’s Franchise Board to establish Toa Re Special Purpose Arrangement (SPA 6132) to be backed exclusively by Toa Re(...)

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A perfect storm for shipping

31/10/2017

Asian shipping has endured the coincidence of low freight rates, market consolidation, and the continued broader economic slowdown. Simon Saunders of Barbican Insurance Group discusses the implications of current conditions with SIRC Today(...)

Categories: Aviation & Space

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Japanese reinsurer, Barbican receive Lloyd's approval for special purpose arrangement

30/10/2017

Japan-based The Toa Reinsurance Co. Ltd. and U.K.-based insurer and reinsurer Barbican Group Holdings Ltd. have received in-principle approval from the Lloyd's of London franchise board to establish Toa Re Special Purpose Arrangement, Asia Insurance Review reported. The arrangement will be backed exclusively by Toa Re and will commence underwriting on Jan. 1, 2018. Itwill be managed by U.K.-based Barbican Managing Agency Ltd., with an initial capacity of $41 million(...)

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Japan:Toa Re receives Lloyd's in-principle OK for platform

30/10/2017

Japanese reinsurer The Toa Reinsurance Company (Toa Re) and Barbican Insurance Group have received in-principle approval from the Lloyd's Franchise Board to establish Toa Re Special Purpose Arrangement (SPA 6132) to be backed exclusively by Toa Re (...)

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Japan:Toa Re receives Lloyd's in-principle OK for platform

30/10/2017

Japanese reinsurer The Toa Reinsurance Company (Toa Re) and Barbican Insurance Group have received in-principle approval from the Lloyd's Franchise Board to establish Toa Re Special Purpose Arrangement (SPA 6132) to be backed exclusively by Toa Re (...)

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