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Since its 1981 inception as a traditional London market reinsurance magazine, Reactions has evolved to meet the fast changing information needs of the global insurance and reinsurance market.

US run-off ready to rise

For decades, legacy business, or “run-off”, has been regarded by many as the re/insurance industry’s dirty little secret. The legacy market has long been a success in some...

SII pushing more captives into run off - Free

Solvency II is pushing more and more captive owners to put their captives into run-off due to stringent regulation, Paul Corver of R&Q, told Reactions. Many European captive re/insurers are being put into run-off following the implementation of Solvency II...

Aviva's capital remains strong post-Brexit

Aviva's capital position remains strong and can withstand the market fluctuations owing to the Brexit vote. London-listed insurer Aviva has reiterated its capital position can withstand the current state of flux that has hit the financial markets owing to the UK...

SII may up reinsurance demand: Fitch

Reinsurers in the EU, or those deemed Solvency II equivalent, are expected to benefit from a rise in reinsurance demand. Solvency II will increase reinsurance demand as under the new legislation insurers can strengthen their capital position through risk transfer...