News

08-12-2011

‘Dynamic Duo’ makes waves in £100m yacht insurance market

In one of the most significant moves in the yacht insurance market, Brit Insurance is launching a specialist service in order to become a major underwriter at Lloyd’s in the profitable mega yacht insurance sector.

10-10-2011

Transatlantic alliance to combat cargo crime in the US

Brit Insurance, a global general and reinsurance provider has joined CargoNet — a leading U.S.-based cargo theft prevention and recovery network. CargoNet is a member of the Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) family of companies.

06-10-2011

Brit Insurance shortlised for Underwriting Service Awards by brokers

In awards voted for by brokers, our underwriters across the UK have been shortlisted for three Underwriting Service Awards; Small Commercial Combined (£2,000-£9,999 premium) Underwriting Team of the Year, Construction & Engineering Underwriting Team of the Year and Voluntary, Care, Heritage & Education Underwriting Team of the Year.

05-10-2011

Brit Insurance expands in the US with acquisition of public entity package team

Brit Insurance, the international insurance and reinsurance group, has today announced the opening of a new office in Richmond, Virginia to underwrite First Dollar package business for the public entity sector.

12-09-2011

Lloyd’s market needs to keep pace with changes in the marine sector

Lloyd’s market needs to keep pace with changes in the marine sector as it moves towards greater transparency, says leading shipping underwriter

22-08-2011

Brit Insurance warns about PI risks in the wake of relaxation of market regulations

As of the 6 October, many medium-large law firms in the UK will take the opportunity to break free from the shackles that have regulated the way they manage their business which hasn’t changed for hundreds of years.

11-08-2011

Reminder of the need for policyholders to comply with policy claims notification period

Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group, would like to remind all its brokers of the need for policyholders to comply with policy requirements in relation to the notification of claims arising from the recent riots.

09-08-2011

Leading insurance underwriter puts team on alert to help property owners

Brit Insurance policyholders who have been affected by the recent riots through damage to their property can get in touch for immediate help and assistance.

26-07-2011

2011 Half Year Report - 30 June 2011

Brit Insurance strengthens underlying performance

19-07-2011

Partnership announced with Infosys to provide operational and IT services

Brit Insurance, the international insurer and reinsurer, today announces that it has entered into a partnership with Infosys to provide a range of back and mid office services.

08-07-2011

Jon Sullivan appointed as Head of Property Treaty Reinsurance

Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group, today announces the appointment of Jon Sullivan as Head of Property Treaty.

14-06-2011

Brian Randall appointed as Director of Energy & Power division

Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Randall as Director of its new Energy & Power division. He takes up his role on 1st October 2011.

27-05-2011

Brit Insurance shortlisted in major awards

The finalists of the 2011 British Insurance Awards (BIA) have been confirmed and we are delighted that Brit Insurance has been short-listed in the General Insurer and Technology Initiative of the Year categories.

04-05-2011

New package policy launched for US Higher Education sector

Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group has today launched a new package policy designed specifically for the needs of the US Higher Education community. This brand-new product will be distributed exclusively through the group’s US service company, based in Chicago, Illinois and is underwritten on an excess and surplus lines basis on behalf of the company’s Lloyd’s Syndicate 2987.

15-03-2011

Stylish low energy light bulb wins the 2011 Brit Insurance Design of the Year

Beautifully innovative UK entry wins coveted international design award

03-03-2011

Charles Barrett appointed as Terrorism Underwriter

Brit Insurance, the international general insurance and reinsurance group, is pleased to announce the expansion of its War & Terrorism team with the appointment of Charles Barrett as Terrorism Underwriter. He takes up his position immediately.