Haotian Insurance Brokers (Shanghai), which held its opening ceremony on 16 July, has already applied for licences to operate eight branches or units across China. Regulatory filing has been completed for five of these branches.
Andrew Matson has been named leader of Aon's newly formed Global Portfolio Broking team - a Reinsurance Solutions unit that will build on the success of established pioneering facilities, while developing new facilities in line with client demand for global re/insurance risk.
The Supreme Court has stayed an order passed by the Securities and Appellate Tribunal (SAT) against a member of the Indian insurance regulator, PJ Joseph.
Representatives of the Moroccan Union of Insurance Agents and Brokers (UMAC) and the Moroccan Federation of Insurance and Reinsurance Companies (FMSAR) have met to discuss pressing concerns, including revisions to the commission rate for intermediaries.
BMS Group, the independent specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, has entered into a tied representative agreement with Turkish specialist re/insurance broker Rönesans Reasürans ve Sigorta Brokerlik.
Howden has partnered high net worth life insurance broker International Planning Group (IPG) to form IPG Howden.
Finlays Colombo has entered into a binding agreement to dispose its insurance broking business to a Singaporean party.
Marnix Reinsurance Brokers has announced Mr Bob Knight as the new CEO of their Singapore office, effective July 2. Mr Peter Phillips will also be joining the company as COO.
Howden Broking Group announced the appointment of Mr José Manuel González as CEO of Howden Broking Group effective from October 1. To facilitate the transition, Mr González will assume the role of Deputy CEO with immediate effect.
Global insurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) has had its licence to trade as a foreign broker in China extended to cover all lines of insurance brokerage.