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  • 5 Coverage Questions for Cyber-Liability in a Captive Insurer Many captive owners are being asked to consider writing cyber-liability coverage in their captives. The idea has been discussed at numerous captive conferences over the last several years. Additionally, there are dozens of articles available on captive vendor websites that explore the possibility. Reading these articles can lead many owners and board members to conclude that cyber-liability coverage is worthy of pursuing.
  • Bermuda Responds to "Tax Haven" Charge Tax reform is on the agenda not only in the United States but elsewhere in the world, as well. A report of Oxfam, a global antipoverty agency, has joined those calling for corporate tax reform, and the Bermuda Business Development Agency responded quickly.
  • Captive Insurance World: What's Happening Now Here are some recent and upcoming events in the captive insurance industry that may be of interest to our readers.
  • Captive Insurance Industry Brexit Implications Topic of Webinar Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has scheduled a webinar, titled "Brexit and the Impact on the Captive Industry," to be held at noon (CDT) (1:00 p.m. ET) October 20, 2016.
  • Captive Insurer Helps African Nations Respond to Climate Change The African Risk Capacity Insurance Company Limited (ARC Ltd), a Bermuda-domiciled captive insurer, is an African natural disaster insurance pool. This creative captive venture was created by the African Union entity African Risk Capacity (ARC).
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  Cybersecurity

5 Coverage Questions for Cyber-Liability in a Captive Insurer

Many captive owners are being asked to consider writing cyber-liability coverage in their captives. The idea has been discussed at numerous captive conferences over the last several years. Additionally, there are dozens of articles available on captive vendor websites that explore the possibility. Reading these articles can lead many owners and board members to conclude that cyber-liability coverage is worthy of pursuing.
December 20, 2016 Read More
  Flat World Map

Bermuda Responds to "Tax Haven" Charge

Tax reform is on the agenda not only in the United States but elsewhere in the world, as well. A report of Oxfam, a global antipoverty agency, has joined those calling for corporate tax reform, and the Bermuda Business Development Agency responded quickly.
December 14, 2016 Read More
  Globe

Captive Insurance World: What's Happening Now

Here are some recent and upcoming events in the captive insurance industry that may be of interest to our readers.
December 02, 2016 Read More
  EU Flag Star

Captive Insurance Industry Brexit Implications Topic of Webinar

Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has scheduled a webinar, titled "Brexit and the Impact on the Captive Industry," to be held at noon (CDT) (1:00 p.m. ET) October 20, 2016.
September 21, 2016 Read More
  Drought Coverage

Captive Insurer Helps African Nations Respond to Climate Change

The African Risk Capacity Insurance Company Limited (ARC Ltd), a Bermuda-domiciled captive insurer, is an African natural disaster insurance pool. This creative captive venture was created by the African Union entity African Risk Capacity (ARC).
September 19, 2016 Read More
  Company Rating

Reinsurance Marketplace Trends at VCIA 2016 Conference

Attendees at the Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA) 2016 Annual Conference next week (August 9–11) in Burlington, Vermont, will have the opportunity to hear a presentation on “Reinsurance Marketplace Trends.” Steve McElhiney, the president of EWI Re, Inc., and a past chairman of VCIA, will provide his first-hand insights about the changes and current state of the reinsurance market. The session is scheduled for 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10.
August 02, 2016 Read More
  CICR

U.S. District Court Analysis and Marsh Captive Benchmarking Report Highlighted in July CICR

The lead article in the July issue of the Captive Insurance Company Reports (CICR) provides an analysis of a decision by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington. It details why the court concluded that the net income of a nonprofit self-insurance pool in Washington state was not exempt from federal taxation, either under the doctrine of implied state government immunity or under section 115 of the Internal Revenue Code. The analysis was prepared by the Sutherland Asbill & Brennan tax department.
July 05, 2016 Read More
  British House of Lords

European Union Withdrawal Process Explained in Report

It is easy to be confused by the discussion and politics of Britain's vote to exit the European Union. In May 2016 the British House of Lords European Union Committee published an excellent report that may help clear up the confusion.
June 27, 2016 Read More
  Future Empowerment

Captive Insurers Have Source of Ideas for Empowered Future

KPMG's Global Insurance practice has released a report, the first in a planned series, titled "Empowered for the Future: Insurance Reinvented." The report is based on findings from a survey of 70 insurance executives.
June 16, 2016 Read More
  Captive Diversification

Captive Insurance Can Meet Global Challenges, Marsh Report Finds

Marsh Captive Solutions has released its 2016 Captive Benchmarking Report, titled "Captive Solutions: Creating Security in an Uncertain World."
May 06, 2016 Read More
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