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Chubb launches new employment practices liability insurance

Chubb has launched a new insurance product to enable companies to cover the financial expenses associated with employment-related lawsuits. The…

Herald secures funding to build API for commercial insurance 

American insurtech platform Herald has raised $8m in a seed funding round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Underscore and Afore…

KKR looking to acquire 10% stake in Shriram General Insurance

Investment firm KKR is reportedly closing in on a deal to acquire a 10% stake in Shriram General Insurance. Shriram…

Specialist Risk Group launches new MGA MX Underwriting

Specialist Risk Group (SRG) has launched a new managing general agent (MGA) MX Underwriting to scale both its UK and…

SiriusPoint backs commercial trucking broker LuckyTruck

Speciality re/insurer SiriusPoint has formed a partnership with LuckyTruck, a digital insurance broker and aggregator with a focus on the…

Life insurer FWD secures $1.42bn in private placements, mulls Hong Kong IPO

Asian life insurance company FWD Group has signed an agreement with several investors to raise $1.42bn through private placements. The…

Coalition eyes cyber insurance growth via captive launch 

US-based commercial insurtech provider Coalition has disclosed plans to launch a new captive to begin taking risks on its cyber…

Brown & Brown buys Corporate Insurance Advisors and Dealer Admin. Services

American insurance broker Brown & Brown has acquired Corporate Insurance Advisors through its subsidiary Brown & Brown of Florida. Founded…

Davies bolsters global insurance services capabilities via Merlinos deal

UK-based specialist professional services and technology business Davies has signed an agreement to acquire Merlinos & Associates (Merlinos). Merlinos is…

LV= calls off takeover talks with Bain Capital after losing members’ vote

UK-based mutual life insurance firm LV= has called off talks of a potential $701m takeover by private equity firm Bain…