Swiss Re America Holding Corporation

Bell Joins Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Board

August 9, 2010 - The board of governors of the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) based in Walnut Creek, Calif., has appointed Walter A. Bell, chairman of Swiss Re American Holding Corp., to its...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2010/08/09/112152.htm

Alabama Names Ridling as Insurance Commissioner

September 22, 2008 - Alabama Gov. Bob Riley filled a recently vacated opening on his cabinet, naming a commissioner to head the Department of Insurance. Jim L. Ridling takes over the position from Walter Bell, who...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2008/09/22/156945.htm

September 22, 2008 - Austin, Texas-based insurance education provider, The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research, selected Kathleen G. Speer as director of national business for the not-for-profit...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2008/09/22/156966.htm

People

September 22, 2008 - Swiss Re appointed Walter A. Bell chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corp. He will provide supervisory governance of the Americas businesses and also will oversee and direct regulatory and public...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2008/09/22/156976.htm

Alabama Gov. Names Ridling as State’s New Insurance Commissioner

September 4, 2008 - Alabama Gov. Bob Riley filled a recently vacated opening on his cabinet, naming a commissioner to head the Department of Insurance. Jim L. Ridling takes over the position from Walter Bell, who...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2008/09/04/93365.htm

People

September 1, 2008 - Swiss Re appointed Walter A. Bell chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corp. Bell, whose appointment with Swiss Re is effective Sept. 2, is currently insurance commissioner of the Alabama...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2008/09/01/156829.htm

People

September 1, 2008 - Swiss Re appointed Walter A. Bell chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corp. Bell, whose appointment with Swiss Re is effective Sept. 2, is currently insurance commissioner of the Alabama...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/people/2008/09/01/156861.htm

Ala. Regulator Bell Named Chairman, Swiss Re America Holding Corp.

August 19, 2008 - Swiss Re appointed Walter A. Bell as chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corp. Bell, whose appointment with Swiss Re is effective Sept. 2, is currently insurance commissioner of the Alabama...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2008/08/19/92894.htm

Blumer to Replace Ferguson as Swiss Re Finance Chief

April 2, 2008 - Swiss Re announced that David Blumer has been appointed as Head of Financial Markets and as a Member of the Executive Committee, effective from May 2008. He will succeed Roger Ferguson, "who will...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2008/04/02/88758.htm

Business Moves

October 27, 2007 - W.R. Berkley, American Mining Insurer Connecticut-based W.R. Berkley Corp. has closed on the acquisition of CGH Insurance Group, the owner of American Mining Insurance Co. Terms of the transaction...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/business-moves/2007/10/27/154944.htm

Business Moves

October 27, 2007 - Arthur J. Gallagher, BIS Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. acquired BIS Insurance Services Inc. of Sacramento, Calif. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1979, BIS Insurance Services is...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/business-moves/2007/10/27/154994.htm

Swiss Re Opens U.S. Affiliate of Insurance Run-Off Firm

October 11, 2007 - Insurance run-off specialst PRO Insurance Solutions Limited has formed a new U.S. affiliate, PRO Insurance Solutions, Inc., or PRO US. The company is a member of the Swiss Re Group and a subsidiary...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2007/10/11/84193.htm

Federal appeals court upholds juries’ rulings in World Trade Center twin tower claims

November 6, 2006 - A federal court has upheld the jury verdicts that recognized the two-plane terrorist attacks on the towers at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, as a single event for some insurers and two...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/currents/2006/11/06/74377.htm

Federal appeals court upholds juries’ rulings in World Trade Center twin tower claims

November 5, 2006 - A federal court has upheld the jury verdicts that recognized the two-plane terrorist attacks on the towers at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, as a single event for some insurers and two...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2006/11/05/152884.htm

Court Upholds Juries’ Rulings in World Trade Center Claims

October 19, 2006 - A federal court has upheld the jury verdicts that recognized the two-plane terrorist attacks on the towers at the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001 as a single event for some insurers and two...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2006/10/19/73411.htm

Swiss Re Applauds WTC Appeal Ruling

October 19, 2006 - Swiss Re duly applauded the decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit upholding the jury verdict in favor of Swiss Re in the case of SR International Business Insurance...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2006/10/19/73424.htm

Swiss Re Names Ferguson Chairman U.S. Holding; Board Member

June 19, 2006 - Roger Ferguson, former Vice Chairman of the US Federal Reserve Board, will join Swiss Re as Chairman of Swiss Re America Holding Corporation and a member of the reinsuer's Executive Board He...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2006/06/19/69630.htm

Symposium on the Future of Terrorism Risk Insurance Kicks Off, Oct. 7

October 5, 2005 - In the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, leaders from the public and private sectors from throughout the nation will take part in the National Symposium on Terrorism Risk Insurance in the Cannon...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2005/10/05/60422.htm

Jury Rules For Swiss Re in WTC Recovery Case

May 4, 2004 - Swiss Re has received a favorable verdict more than two-and a half years after it filed a declaratory relief action against Silverstein Properties, the master leaseholder of the World Trade Center....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2004/05/04/41856.htm

Cosette R. Simon to Head New Swiss Re Washington D.C. Office

January 28, 2004 - International reinsurer Swiss Re announced the opening of a new branch office in Washington D.C., establishing a closer physical presence to policymakers and associations in the nation's capitol....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2004/01/28/36207.htm