Allied World News

Allied World Global Markets Appoints Lisi to Augment Healthcare Team

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings AG announced that Allied World Global Markets has expanded its healthcare team with the appointment of Emma Lisi as assistant vice president. She will be based in Allied World’s London office. Lisi has over 13 …

Allied World Enhances Policy for Insurance Agents & Brokers

Allied World North America has introduced an updated policy for insurance agents and brokers with expanded definitions and coverage. According to Al Fantuzzi, senior vice president of the North American E&O Division at Allied World, the new product offers clients …

13 Specialty Insurers Emerging As Takeover Targets: S&P

Standard & Poor’s sees a number of specialty insurers as potential takeover targets by both rival carriers and investors seeking to expand in the segment, thanks to stellar operating performance versus the P/C industry as a whole. The ratings entity …

Allied World Enhances Professional Risk-Transfer Product

Allied World North America has introduced an enhanced professional risk-transfer organization (PRO) professional liability product. The product offers greater flexibility and a more responsive design, enabling clients to select and use only the coverages they need by choosing from an …

Allied World Launches New Cyber Risk Assessment, Mitigation Service

Allied World North America has launched Allied World // FrameWRX, a prescriptive and proactive cyber risk management program designed to help companies to address their exposures. This new offering provides Allied World’s Privacy // 403 SRVS and Privacy // 403 SRVS …

Allied World Reports Q1 Net Income of $124.4M; Operating Income of $91.7M

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, reported net income of $124.4 million, or $1.27 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2015 compared to net income of $177.0 million, or $1.74 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. The …

Allied World Offers Product to Airbus’ Customers With Runway Safety System

Allied World Europe and Airbus have entered into a relationship whereby Allied World will offer complimentary aircraft hull insurance to airlines that purchase Airbus’ Runways Overrun Prevention System (ROPS). ROPS is an innovative, performance-based alerting system that assists in preventing …

Allied World Commences In-House Trade Credit Insurance Platform

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings AG announced the commencement of its in-house trade credit and political risk insurance platform with the completion of its previously announced acquisition of its former program administrator, Latin American Underwriters Holdings Ltd. LAU has underwritten …

Allied World to Build Out Canadian Energy Market Property Coverage, Hires Two Vets to Lead

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG has launched its property line for energy risks in the Canadian market with a new team of underwriters. The company launched its initial property & excess casualty offerings for Canada in May. The new …

Allied World Adds Excess D&O to Product Offerings in Canada

Swiss-based Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG announced that it has added Excess D&O coverage to its existing management liability product suite in the Canadian market. The announcement said the “Excess D&O product joins Allied World’s ForceField that offers five …