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TigerRisk Capital Markets & Advisory Appoints Stephen Fromm Vice Chairman

TigerRisk Partners LLC, a leading risk, capital and strategic advisor to the global insurance and reinsurance industries...Read more

Nov 26, 2018

Ryan Specialty Group Announces Agreement to Acquire Irwin Siegel Agency, Inc.

Ryan Specialty Group, LLC, is pleased to announce that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the assets and operations...Read more

Jan 24, 2018

TigerRisk Names Beckers Partner and Head of EMEA

TigerRisk Partners LLC, a leading risk, capital and strategic advisor to the global insurance and reinsurance industries...Read more

Jan 23, 2018

Sompo International Announces Acquisition of Lexon Surety Group

TigerRisk Capital Markets & Advisory is acting as exclusive financial advisor to Sompo International. On 1/3/18, Sompo announced an agreement to acquire Lexon Surety Group...Read more

Jan 3, 2018

AmWINS Group, Inc. to Acquire Seacoast Brokers, LLC and Trident Claims Management, LLC

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 3, 2018) – AmWINS Group, Inc. (“AmWINS”), a global distributor of specialty insurance products and services, is pleased to announce that it has reached...Read more

Jan 3, 2018

Chaucer Establishes Reinsurance Sidecar

Chaucer, the international specialty insurance group, today announced the creation of a reinsurance sidecar to provide collateralized capacity for Chaucer Syndicate 1084’s global reinsurance portfolio in 2018.....Read more

Dec 21, 2017

Allied World Announces Formation of Vault, Focused on the High Net-Worth Market

ZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH and Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. announced today their investment in Vault, a new venture that caters to the high net-worth personal insurance market....

Oct 11, 2017

TigerRisk's globalREmarket placement platform attracts another global broker, Willis Re

Following the roaring success of globalREmarket (formerly X-gRm) over the past two years, TigerRisk Partners LLC ("TigerRisk") is pleased to announce the formation of a new third-party company which will further develop this state-of-the-art reinsurance placement platform....Read more

Oct 6, 2017

TigerEye Platform now available through the Boat Oasis platform

Boat Services strengthens Cat Risk Modelling platform, with the integration of TigerEye...Read more

July 26, 2017

Gefion Insurance A/S Closes Private Placement of €10 Million Subordinated Notes Led By Fermat Capital Management, LLC

Copenhagen, Denmark, July 25, 2017—Gefion Insurance A/S (“Gefion” or the “Company”), a Copenhagen-based...Read more

July 25, 2017

New Paradigm Uses X-gRm

New Paradigm Uses X-gRm Electronic Platform to List Live Deals...Read more

July 11, 2017

TigerRisk joins R3 and ACORD's insurance industry Centre

TigerRisk joins R3 and ACORD's insurance industry Centre of Excellence for DLT/blockchain...Read more

July 10, 2017

Hamilton Re Establishes Turing Re, a Special Purpose Vehicle

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 5, 2017—Hamilton Re, the Bermuda-based operations of Hamilton Insurance Group...Read more

June 5, 2017

Markel to acquire SureTec Financial Corp

RICHMOND, Va., HOUSTON, Tx.: [January 31], 2017 – Markel Corporation (“Markel”) (NYSE: MKL) and SureTec Financial Corp. (“SureTec”) announced today...Read more

June 5, 2017

Liberty Mutual Announces Creation Of Its Limestone Capital Markets Platform

Liberty Mutual today announced the creation of its new Limestone Capital Markets Platform, with an inaugural multi-year collateralized ‎reinsurance transaction led by the newly-formed Bermuda domiciled...

December 20, 2016

TigerRisk Adds Pat Denzer to Its List of Elite Brokers

TigerRisk today announced that Patrick Denzer has joined the firm as a Partner focusing on client management and strategic development...Read more

November 14, 2016

TigerEye: Build vs. Buy

Managing and deploying capital more effectively than the rest of the market is a key characteristic of successful (re)insurance companies...Read more

September 13, 2016

China Minsheng Investment purchases oversea insurance company

On July 27, China Minsheng Investment Corp., Ltd (“CMI”) announced that it has reached a definitive agreement...Read more

July 27, 2016

Neon Selects TigerEye For Turn-Key Underwriting Analytics as It Develops Treaty Reinsurance Business

Neon, the specialist Lloyd's insurer, has selected TigerRisk Partners' TigerEye platform as its pricing and roll-up tool to support the company's increasing presence in the property reinsurance marketplace...Read more

July 7, 2016

TigerRisk's Rod Fox: Benign Catastrophe Losses Won't Last Forever

During his keynote address at Advisen's Property Insights Conference, Rod Fox said "There's a fire in the hole. We won't have benign [catastrophe] activity forever...Read more

June 21, 2016

ILS Structuring Expert Joins TigerRisk to Create Next-Generation Capital Markets Solutions

TigerRisk Partners today announced it has appointed Philipp Kusche as Partner and Global Head of Insurance-Linked Securities and Capital Solutions...Read more

April 18, 2016

TigerRisk Transacts Secondary Reinsurance Trade Electronically Using Xchanging's X-gRm Platform

Xchanging announced TigerRisk Partners has transacted the first ever electronic secondary reinsurance trade using Xchanging's X-gRm platform...Read more

April 14, 2016

TigerRisk + JBA to Collaborate and Develop Seamless Flood Reinsurance Analytics

TigerRisk Partners and JBA Risk Management have entered into an agreement to integrate their respective technologies where beneficial for common clients and prospects...Read more

February 17, 2016

The Tigers are Here

Mr. Jim Dowd, TigerRisk Partners International Chairman, shares what differentiates the firm and what is next on its expansion plans...Read more

October 22, 2015

Reinsurance Sector Should Embrace Electronic Platform

The reinsurance sector should adopt a common electronic platform to allow markets and intermediaries to more efficiently exchange information...Read more

September 14, 2015

Embracing the Changing Role of the 21st Century Reinsurance Broker

Operating conditions in the global insurance and reinsurance industry are indisputably challenging...Read more

September 13, 2015

10th Annual Pre-Monte Carlo Executive Briefing

Delegates may have been braced for more doom and gloom, however, some comfort could be found in predictions that market conditions...Read more

September 13, 2015

Systemic Risk of Modelling in Insurance

Did your model tell you all models are...Read more

September 10, 2015

Western US / California Drought and Wildfire Update

The TigerALERT team has put together a summary of the current conditions related to the drought in the western United States...Read more

August 13, 2015

TigerRisk Partners Enters Chinese Market

TigerRisk enters Chinese market with its dynamic brand of reinsurance solutions, capital management, and strategic advice...Read more

August 3, 2015

TigerRisk Capital Markets & Advisory Advises China Minsheng Investment Corp. Ltd.

TigerRisk Capital Markets & Advisory advises China Minsheng Investment in $2.235 Billion agreed upon acquisition of Sirius from White Mountains...Read more

July 27, 2015

Over 100 Carriers Sign Up For Xchanging's Platform

Xchanging, the business technology and services provider, has revealed that 129 reinsurance carriers are now registered and actively using its reinsurance placing platform...Read more

June 26, 2015

Winners and Losers to Emerge From M&A Wave: Ursano

The current wave of M&A in the P&C (re)insurance sector will create winners and losers as companies consolidate...Read more

May 12, 2015

Intelligent Insurer Rising Stars: Tom Gray

The reinsurance industry has not historically been as attractive to young people as a career choice but this perception is starting to change. Tom Gray agrees there are many directions where a young professional can take their career...Read more

May 1, 2015

TigerRisk Adds Yet Another Industry Heavyweight

TigerRisk Partners announced the appointment of industry veteran Paul Karon as Vice Chairman...Read more

April 22, 2015

TigerRisk Taps Ursano to Drive Transformative Integrated Reinsurance, Capital Markets, and Advisory Approach

TigerRisk Partners announced it has appointed Tony Ursano as its President. Mr. Ursano, a veteran investment banker and reinsurance expert, will help grow...
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April 16, 2015

Xchanging Signs Up Over 70 Reinsurance Markets

Over 70 reinsurance markets have signed up to use Xchanging's global reinsurance placing platform. TigerRisk, the first subscribing broker, has committed...
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April 14, 2015

Xchanging Signs Up TigerRisk For Reinsurance Platform

Reinsurance broker TigerRisk has signed up for technology and services provider Xchanging's global reinsurance placing platform...Read more

March 19, 2015

Insurance Day Power 50: Rod Fox

When Rod Fox launched TigerRisk in 2008, he was met with considerable skepticism and doubt from the industry...Read more

December 18, 2014

The Fox Who Became a Tiger

In six short years TigerRisk has grown from a bright idea into the largest independent broker in North America and one of the top 10 brokers globally...Read more

November 26, 2014