Corporation News

Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England

Lloyd’s City Dinner hits the headlines


John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd’s, and Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, made the headlines at this year’s City Dinner (29 September), held for the first time in the underwriting room in the Lloyd’s building.

Lloyd's to apply for onshore licence in Malaysia


Lloyd’s intends to apply for an onshore reinsurance licence in Malaysia as part of its Vision 2025 strategy to increase its support to the world’s fastest growing economies.

Statement of Intent signing with: John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd’s, Lord Maude of Horsham, Minister of State for Trade and Investment, Ms Jacqueline Loh, Deputy Managing Director MAS, Witnessed by the Prime Minister David Cameron

Lloyd's signs joint pledge to build catastrophe resilience in Asia


Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson recently participated in a five-day trade mission to South East Asia to boost ties between the UK and Asia, as part of a delegation hosted by UK Prime Minister David Cameron.

Lloyd's Japan and SJNK launch new Warranty and Indemnity facility for Japanese Corporates


Lloyd's Japan and Sompo Japan Nippon Koa Insurance Inc. launch a new facility to support M&A activity in Japan.

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Lloyd’s supports new Government initiatives to make UK world centre in cyber security insurance


With 81% of large UK businesses and 60% of small companies suffering a cyber security breach in the last year, a new report published by HM Government and Marsh, and supported by Lloyd’s, has announced a new set of joint initiatives between Government and the insurance sector.

Science of Risk prize winners

Joined-up thinking


This year's two Science of Risk winners have both channelled a multi-disciplinary approach to further their chosen perils of flood and volcanic eruption.

Lloyd's Remembrance Day 2014

Lloyd's Remembrance Day ceremony


Lloyd’s today observed a two-minute silence as 5,000 poppy petals fell onto the underwriting floor to mark the anniversary of the World War One armistice.

John Nelson and the President of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam

Lloyd's welcomes President of Singapore


Lloyd’s was delighted to welcome the President of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam, to the underwriting room in London during his State Visit to the UK last week.

Strong demand from investors for Lloyd's new £500m 10-year bond


Lloyd's has further enhanced its capital strength through the successful issue of a new £500m 10-year subordinated bond last week.

Half year results show Lloyd’s in ‘strong financial position’


Lloyd’s has today reported a profit of £1.67bn for the first six months of 2014, marking a 21% increase on the corresponding period last year.