Lloyd's of London

Marketform appoints new general counsel McKay from Aspen Re

2-Mar-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

Lloyd’s of London underwriter Marketform has appointed Alastair McKay as its new general counsel.

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DAC Beachcroft Claims Solutions chief Bill Paton exits for RSA

2-Mar-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

DAC Beachcroft (DACB) Claims Limited chief executive Bill Paton is set to exit the firm at the end of March to join insurer RSA as UK and Western Europe claims director on 1 May.

Lloyd's of London

Shearman, Slaughters and SullCrom advise on Fairfax takeover of Brit

17-Feb-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Shearman & Sterling, Slaughter and May and Sullivan & Cromwell (S&C) have played key advisory roles on today’s (17 February) £1.22bn takeover bid by Fairfax Financial Holdings for insurance company Brit.

Rory O'Brien

RPC kicks off management consultancy business with Towers Watson hire

11-Feb-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

RPC has hired Towers Watson risk consulting and software chief Rory O’Brien to launch a management consultancy business, which will trade as RPC Consulting.

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HFW elects Marcus Bowman as managing partner

9-Feb-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) partners have elected Marcus Bowman as managing partner effective 1 April, replacing George Eddings after just two years in the role.

London

BLM offers all London staff flexible working contracts

9-Feb-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

BLM is offering a flexible working programme for all its staff in London as the firm consolidates its two offices into one location. 

Lloyd's of London

Novae Group appoints RSA lawyer as first group general counsel

6-Feb-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

Insurance underwriter Novae Group has appointed Alexandra Moon as its first-ever group general counsel.

madrid spain

DAC Beachcroft departures stack up in Madrid

6-Feb-2015 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Longstanding DAC Beachcroft (DACB) Madrid lead partner Pablo Wesolowski has left the firm to join 11 former colleagues at Rousaud Costas Duran (RCD).

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Insurance – foreign investment rules in India download subscription

Khaitan & Co 2-Mar-2015

New rules seek to provide a framework for foreign investment in the Indian insurance sector.

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Wildgen 26-Feb-2015

Regulation (EU) No 1286/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 November 2014 regards key information documents for packaged retail and insurance-based investment products.

InVest – February 2015 download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 17-Feb-2015

This month’s roundup of developments affecting banks, wealth managers, brokers and funds sees: the EU Commission and EIB launch a new advisory service on financial instruments and the Government response to the DECC consultation on new criminal offences for manipulating the energy market.

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