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Lockton names Aon's Goldenberg as head of operations

Global broking group hires Steven Goldenberg from Aon to lead on strategic initiatives and talent recruitment 

North America Broker

Inszone acquires entertainment agency

US broker enters entertainment insurance market with deal for Truman Van Dyke

United States Specialty

Co-operators expands into home services

Canadian insurance giant acquires engineering firm Carson Dunlop & Associates

Canada Property

AM Best raises CEA outlook to stable

Revised outlook reflects improvement in the California Earthquake Authority's balance sheet due to increased risk-adjusted capitalisation

North America Property

Florida considers higher limit for Citizens' coverage

State senate panel approves raising coverage limit to $1m

United States Property

Vantage launches US primary casualty line

Carrier expands Bermuda and US excess casualty product range

North America Casualty

Definity posts record Q4 operating income

Canadian property/casualty group’s operating profits surge 31% to C$100m on the back of ‘strong’ underwriting income

Canada Casualty

Stockwatch: Fairfax shares bounce back as firm denies mispricing assets

Bermudian stocks rise and insurance sector outperforms flat equity markets

London North America

Marsh expands D&O excess cover

Broker says D&O Echo policies will streamline buying protection 

International United States

Allstate posts $325m in January catastrophe losses

Two events account for 80% of the US insurance giant’s total loss

United States Property

Employers' income edges down despite improved underwriting

Gross written premiums grew 3% to $178.2m in the fourth quarter of 2023

United States Specialty

Kinsale posts record growth and profits for 2023

The business reported a 54% increase in fourth-quarter net earnings driven by underwriting and investments

United States Specialty

Fairfax income falls 43% on year-earlier asset sale

Canadian business sees improved property/casualty re/insurance results in fourth quarter of 2023

Canada Property
United States Regulation

TWIA committee recommends record PML for 2024

A higher PML could mean the insurer will be in the market for even greater reinsurance limit than previously anticipated

United States Property

Palomar earnings lifted by underwriting and investments

Specialty re/insurer reports a 1.3-point improvement in its combined ratio to 74.2%

United States Specialty
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