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Lancashire to raise $365m, citing rapid rate increases & dislocated market

Lancashire Holdings, the specialty insurance and reinsurance group with a third-party capital management platform, is set to raise around $365 million through a share placement, citing opportunities in the currently hardening market environment. Lancashire says that its long-term strategy is to deploy more capital into a “hardening” market and today's market read the full article →

Covid-19 to reduce ILS capacity, trap collateral: Redhead, Lancashire

The impacts of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic will be felt broadly across the global reinsurance marketplace, but in the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market the effects may drive a reduction in available ILS capacity and trapping of collateral, Darren Redhead, CEO of Lancashire Capital Management said today. Speaking during the quarterly earnings read the full article →

Lancashire expects continued risk pricing improvements: CEO Maloney

The insurance and reinsurance market looks increasingly disciplined and as a result Lancashire Holdings has taken some opportunities to grow in the first-quarter and expects this discipline to persist, driving further improvements in risk pricing, CEO Alex Maloney said today. Lancashire Holdings reported that it has set up a reserve of read the full article →

Kinesis, re-engineered at higher attachment points, sees opportunity in 2020

Kinesis, the soon to be re-branded collateralised reinsurance offering of specialty insurance and reinsurance group Lancashire Holdings Limited, has been re-engineered in response to recent catastrophe activity and sees opportunities for 2020 given expectations on market conditions. Lancashire revealed recently that its third-party capital collateralised reinsurance underwriting arm Kinesis Capital Management read the full article →

No gloomy outlook at Lancashire despite softening reinsurance market

Global provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance products Lancashire Holdings is not feeling gloomy, despite the softening reinsurance market and impact of alternative capital, finding much to be positive about in its latest results announced this morning. Lancashire saw a drop in profits in 2013, due to losses and developments in read the full article →

Kinesis deploys over $250m into collateralised reinsurance at renewals

Kinesis Capital Management, a third-party capital management unit of global provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance products Lancashire Holdings, has underwritten over $250m of fully collateralised reinsurance contracts at the January renewals. Kinesis Capital Management, which launched in  2013 as the new brand name for Lancashire’s third-party capital efforts, commenced underwriting read the full article →

Lancashire to avoid the competition with collateralized Kinesis offering

With its Kinesis Capital Management unit, and its Kinesis Re collateralized reinsurance vehicle, Lancashire Holdings aims to offer a niche product which has unique features within the alternative reinsurance capital, collateralized reinsurance and ILS space. We wrote earlier today about Lancashire's third-quarter earnings statement as it reiterated its mission to create read the full article →

Lancashire focuses on building out multi-balance sheet platform

Lancashire Holdings, the global specialty insurance, reinsurance and third-party reinsurance capital management firm, continues to pursue its mission of building out a best in class platform featuring multiple balance sheets utilising multiple types of capital. Lancashire announced its third-quarter earnings this morning, with premiums written up for the quarter compared to read the full article →

Lancashire shareholders approve Cathedral Capital acquisition

Shareholders in Lancashire Holdings, a global provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance products and a third-party reinsurance capital management firm, have approved its proposed acquisition of Cathedral Capital Limited, a privately owned Lloyd’s insurer. With the approval of this acquisition, Lancashire adds access to risks from the Lloyd's market to its read the full article →

Lancashire to acquire Cathedral Capital, add Lloyd’s access to platform

Lancashire Holdings, global provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance products and a third-party reinsurance capital management firm through its new Kinesis Capital Management division, is now seeking to add access to the Lloyd's of London re/insurance market to its platform with an acquisition of Cathedral Capital. The board of Lancashire has read the full article →