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Clyde & Co formalises Riyadh association

22-Sep-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Clyde & Co has obtained formal approval from the authorities in Saudi Arabia to launch a co-owned joint venture with its Riyadh alliance firm.

Amsterdam

Hogan Lovells, Slaughters and Bakers line up on €12bn longevity swap deal

15-Sep-2014 | By Natalie Stanton

A trio of firms including Hogan Lovells has advised on Reinsurance Group of America’s (RGA) €12bn longevity swap with Delta Lloyd Levensverzekering.

Peter Jackson

Hill Dickinson cuts 40 jobs in counter-fraud team

12-Sep-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Hill Dickinson has cut 40 roles and made two redeployments to other parts of the firm following a 30-day consultation that kicked off on 21 July.

Manchester

DAC Beachcroft cuts 62 fee-earner and support roles

5-Sep-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

DAC Beachcroft cut a total of 62 jobs across the business last month following a redundancy consultation that kicked off in May.

money

DAC Beachcroft profits slump by 10 per cent

2-Sep-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

DAC Beachcroft has announced a 9.7 per cent drop in net profit from £31.7m to £28.6m for the 2013/14 financial year.

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Clyde & Co hires Singapore aviation team from Kennedys

26-Aug-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Clyde & Co has hired a Singapore-based aviation team from Kennedys including legacy Gates & Partners big-hitter David Johnston.

Lloyd's of London

BLM sets sights on £100m turnover for current financial year

22-Aug-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

BLM will be nudging the £100m turnover mark at the financial year-end, according to a “conservative” estimate by managing partner Mike Brown.

Lloyd's of London

Smaller firms at risk from greater PII competition, The Lawyer report reveals

5-Aug-2014 | By Joanne Harris

New entrants in the solicitors’ professional indemnity insurance (PII) market are targeting UK top 50 firms, but smaller practices are finding it harder to find cover.

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