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Huge losses expected from catastrophic European floods

19 July 2021

First estimates of damage from deadly rain and floods in Germany are expected to be available later this week and may put insured losses near $15 billion, industry association GDV says...

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UK coronavirus BI payments climb to $1 billion

19 July 2021

UK business interruption settlements for claims triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic have climbed to £566.6 million, the Financial Conduct Authority says.

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UK motor premiums set to rise as pricing measures kick in

19 July 2021

Motor premiums in the UK fell 8.4% in the last 12 months, pushed down by an uptick in competitive telematics offerings and push for market share, according to data analytics firm Consumer Intelligence...

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No-spectator Olympics to cost reinsurers half a billion dollars: Fitch

19 July 2021

Reinsurers globally face  up  to more than half a billion in losses as a result of Japan’s decision to hold the Tokyo Olympics without spectators  because of a resurgence in COVID infections, Fitch Ratings said...

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Ardonagh to open global data centre in Ireland

19 July 2021

UK-based Ardonagh will open a data and risk management centre in Ireland to gain insights assisting clients globally as the company continues its expansion...

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Lloyd's appoints CIO

19 July 2021

Eleanor Bucks is joining Lloyd’s in the newly created role of Chief Investment Officer, overseeing the Treasury and Investment Management team and charged with building and leading the Lloyd’s Market Investment platform...

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