Berkley Re UK News

Best Revises Issuer Credit Rating Outlook for W. R. Berkley Insurance (Europe)

A.M. Best has revised the issuer credit rating (ICR) outlook to negative from stable and affirmed the financial strength rating of A (Excellent) and the ICR of “a+” of W. R. Berkley Insurance (Europe) Ltd. (WRBIEL). The outlook for the …

W. R. Berkley Launches South Africa Treaty Unit; Paradine Named Senior VP

W. R. Berkley Corp. announced it has launched a business unit dedicated to writing South African business. The new unit, which will report to Berkley Re UK, will provide treaty service to both insurers and brokers in the region. Sean …

W. R. Berkley Forms Berkley Re UK Limited; Appoints Execs

W. R. Berkley Corporation has announced the formation of Berkley Re UK Limited, based in London. Its principal focus “will be underwriting casualty and property treaty reinsurance, subject to regulatory approval,” said the announcement. “The operations of Berkley Re UK …