BILTIR members explore challenges and opportunities for Bermuda’s long-term reinsurance sector

Members of Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers (BILTIR) took part in a round table looking at challenges and opportunities for the island’s long-term reinsurance sector. The Bermuda Finance event, hosted by Intelligent Insurer, examined the strength of the long-term sector, diversification, the island’s regulatory regime, and current market conditions. To read a transcript…

BILTIR tells Royal Gazette Bermuda is aiming to be an exporter of insurance talent

Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers (BILTIR) has told Bermuda’s Royal Gazette newspaper that the island is aiming to become an exporter of life insurance expertise. Executive Director Ronnie Klein was speaking as BILTIR – which represents the island’s long-term insurers and reinsurers who provide life and annuity products – invited students to apply for…

Hugh Wood Canada and Skyfront insurance talk to the Financial Times about the cannabis insurance market

Rein4ce clients, Skyfront Insurance and Hugh Wood Canada, are featured in the FT’s analysis of insuring the cannabis industry. US Finance Editor Robert Armstrong speaks to insurers, brokers and cannabis companies, who say that more widely available coverage is badly needed. Neil Hitchcock, Chief Executive Officer of Bermuda-based insurance broker Skyfront, told the FT that there…

IGI discusses terrorism coverage with Business Insurance

Time to review terrorism coverage options? Rein4ce client International General Insurance (IGI) is featured amongst peers in Business Insurance and discusses how policyholders and their brokers and insurers are starting to review their terrorism coverage options ahead of the expiration of the U.S. government-backed reinsurance program next year. Concerns over TRIPRA Craig Curtiss, class underwriter for political…