Captive insurance can be a useful tool for managing new, emerging, and typically uninsurable risks.
This is the time of the year when the captive insurance domiciles report on captive formations for the prior year, which got us to thinking about the underlying statistics.
Captive corporate governance, including the use of independent directors, was the subject of a World Captive Forum workshop.
Insurance Managers Association of Cayman (IMAC) devotes Cayman Captive Forum profits to providing scholarships to the islands' students.
Michael Woodroffe provides an overview of the reinsurance marketplace as of the beginning of 2016.
Montana licensed 38 new captive insurers in 2015, according to a Montana Captive Insurance Association (MCIA) news release.
Madison Scottsdale, an investment manager active in the captive insurance space, has published in the Winter 2015 edition of its quarterly newsletter a first-in-a-series article on the new A.M. Best stochastic Best's Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) model being implemented for property and casualty insurers.
The Arizona Department of Insurance Captive Insurance Division has reported it issued 7 new captive licenses in 2015. It now has a captive portfolio of 110 captives.
The chief executive officer of the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA), Ross Webber, suggests there has been some "unsavory finger-pointing" in the US presidential election campaigning toward Bermuda and other offshore captive insurance domiciles.