Prior to the hurricanes, with rates softening, it was expected Lloyd's
capacity would reduce by roughly the same amount this year.
There's a cheeriness about "The Harold Lloyd Collection" that can't be dampened, even when it tells the story of Lloyd's
catastrophic 1919 accident, when a supposedly prop bomb blew up, temporarily blinding him and taking off his right thumb and forefinger.
Formerly housed at 590 Fifth Avenue, Lloyd's
selected The Museum Office Building because of its excellent Midtown location and prestigious image.
insurance brokerage firm to become a "Lloyd's
broker." Today, the door is open to brokers all over the world.
study gets surprisingly positive reviews from the researchers whose data he borrowed.
Since May, 3000 worried travellers have called the Lloyd's
hotline, and trading standards officers yesterday confirmed one man was pounds 800 out of pocket because he could not claim for a cancelled holiday.
must prove that some or all of the senior members of Lloyd's
were fully aware of the extent of the asbestos-related liabilities pending.
As the scale of the losses suffered by the Lloyd's
market began to emerge at the end of the 1980s, followed by the wave of litigation brought by aggrieved Names, some observers predicted that these problems would bring about the collapse of Lloyd's
Thousands of investors have already been mined, and the lawsuits, claims, and counterclaims against Lloyd's
, its agencies, managing companies, and brokers have become thickly layered and intricately interlaced.
"The feedback we have received over the past 10 weeks has been instrumental in helping us shape the ideas and next steps for the Future at Lloyd's
and demonstrates the value of the bottom-up approach we have taken from the outset," commented Jon Hancock, Lloyd's
performance management director.
Concurrently, AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of "a" of the Society of Lloyd's
(United Kingdom) and the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings of "a-" on the [pounds sterling]500 million 4.750% subordinated loan notes maturing Oct.
London: Fitch Ratings has affirmed Lloyd's
of London's (Lloyd's
) and Lloyd's
Insurance Company (China) Ltd's Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Ratings at 'AA-' (Very Strong).