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Sean McGovern

Lloyd's General Counsel re-elected to US insurance board


Lloyd’s Chief Risk Officer and General Counsel, Sean McGovern has been reappointed to the board of the US Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (FACI).

World War One: Remembering the fallen


As Britain commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, we take a look at our wartime contribution, and interview long-time underwriter John Hamblin about his project to profile each of Lloyd's lost heroes.

Lloyd's minimum standards

Lloyd's minimum standards align with Solvency II


Lloyd’s has today published a set of new minimum standards for managing agents, in line with good market practice and relevant Solvency II requirements.

Chinese insurers connect with Lloyd's


The volume of business between Lloyd’s and China will grow substantially over the next decade according to Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson.

Lloyd's holds its first US Meet the Market


In early May Lloyd’s took its popular Meet the Market event to Boston, the first such event in the US, and the first visit for Lloyd’s recently appointed Chief Executive Officer to North America.

John Nelson

Insurers should push for climate resilience


The debate over whether climate change is a man-made phenomenon is no longer as important as the debate over how to plan for, and mitigate, the risks posed by it.

European risk managers visit Lloyd's


Last week risk managers from across Europe visited Lloyd’s to better understand how to access the Lloyd's and London market’s expertise and underwriting capacity in order to effectively manage and transfer their companies’ risks.

Lloyd's: What's in a name?


Recent research shows a very high level of awareness of the Lloyd's brand globally, with the world’s oldest insurance market the second most spontaneously mentioned brand of insurers and reinsurers after AIG.

Evolving Lloyd's Vision 2025


Lloyd’s has published a new strategy for 2014-2016, setting out how it will work towards achieving its 2025 goals. The plan details how the Corporation will support managing agents, brokers and capital providers in an evolving distribution and capital environment.

Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Brazil: Hiscox joins platform


During a visit to Brazil, the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP announced that Hiscox is the latest insurer to join the Lloyd’s Brazil reinsurance platform.