Capsicum Re names Raja Balasuriya chairman as new ExCo unveiled to spearhead next stage growth

Capsicum Re names Raja Balasuriya chairman as new ExCo unveiled to spearhead next stage growth 1040 530 Rupert Swallow

Managing partners and divisional heads Matt FitzGerald and Alistair Lockhart-Smith also join Executive Committee Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, has announced the appointment of Raja Balasuriya as its chairman…

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Reinsurance market steps up to the ransomware threat

Reinsurance market steps up to the ransomware threat 1040 530 Ian Newman

Ian Newman, our global head of cyber, spoke to Insurance Day about the rise of the ransomware threat, trends corporate risk managers need to be aware of and the ways…

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Capsicum Re extends expertise in specialist Motor & Casualty division with hire of Shane Aldons

Capsicum Re extends expertise in specialist Motor & Casualty division with hire of Shane Aldons 1040 530 Rupert Swallow

Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, has continued its investment in industry talent and specialist expertise with the appointment of Shane Aldons to its Motor & Casualty division, who joins…

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Capsicum Re unveils modelling solution to quantify rapidly expanding ransomware exposure threat

Capsicum Re unveils modelling solution to quantify rapidly expanding ransomware exposure threat 1300 500 Rupert Swallow

Flexible model enables both portfolio aggregation and attritional loss perspective through consideration of specific ransomware strains Gh0st – a dedicated ransomware modelling solution – is today launched by Capsicum Re,…

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COVID-19: Is the mortgage reinsurance market proving resilient?

COVID-19: Is the mortgage reinsurance market proving resilient? 1040 530 Steve Rance

Over the past four months, the coronavirus has impacted economies, stock markets, and the housing finance space globally. On 9 March, most global markets reported severe contractions, their worst since…

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Capsicum Re expands Property & Specialty team

Capsicum Re expands Property & Specialty team 1040 530 Rupert Swallow

Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, has continued its investment in areas of complementary expertise, further strengthening its client capabilities and breadth of expertise to maintain its strong growth trajectory.…

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Gallagher moves to 100% interest in Capsicum Re

Gallagher moves to 100% interest in Capsicum Re 1040 531 Rupert Swallow

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (“Gallagher”) today announced that it has increased its interest in Capsicum Reinsurance Brokers LLP (“Capsicum Re”) from 33% to 100%. Other terms of the transaction…

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Capsicum Re launches aviation reinsurance team

Capsicum Re launches aviation reinsurance team 1040 530 Rupert Swallow

Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, today launches its aviation reinsurance team led by David Bell.  Bell is based in London and reports to Matt FitzGerald, Managing Partner of the…

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Aviation reinsurance begins its ascent

Aviation reinsurance begins its ascent 1040 530 Jenan Nakeeb

Aviation reinsurance is on the ascent, driven by spillover from primary underwriting, recent loss experience, and disruption among underwriters and brokers. Reinsurers are expected to push hard for improved terms…

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