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Rasaad Jamie

Global Markets Editor


I joined the team in 2009 after working on World Insurance Report, another Informa publication, for the previous nine years.

My focus is on the London wholesale and specialty market. My other areas of interest are global insurance related regulatory developments and emerging insurance markets in Eastern Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America, including the low cost and microinsurance sectors in these regions.

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Standard Syndicate's Robson: Resetting the standard

Following the radical restructuring of the business last year, the Standard Syndicate has finally got its fundamentals right, according to the Lloyd's insurer's new managing director

Lloyds Big Interview

Chilton: 'Gallagher ready to resume M&A activity in the UK'

Gallagher International has achieved significant organic growth in the UK in recent years, despite fighting a headwind of reduced pricing, according to the firm's chief executive

Broker Mergers and Acquisitions

LSM's Moore: 'We are not going head-to-head with Europe's mega-groups'

Liberty Specialty Markets is adopting a more dynamic growth strategy going forward, including doubling the premium income it generates in continental Europe over the next three years, says the firm’s president and managing director

Big Interview Liberty

Pioneer's Doherty: 'We have no plans to stop being an MGA'

Pioneer Underwriters is set to launch its own Lloyd's syndicate next year. The firm's founder and chief executive says the move will make the business significantly more resilient to market changing events and insists its MGA business will not disappear

Lloyds Distribution

Yacht insurers blown towards hard market after hurricane battering

Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria were market-changing events for the yacht insurance market but it is not at all clear how the sector, where pricing has been under pressure for years, will ultimately respond
Losses Lloyds

Barbican Insurance Group: Growing against the grain

After an eventful first decade, Barbican Insurance Group has ambitious growth plans and is set on breaking into the Lloyd’s top 15 over the next two years, irrespective of market conditions. This is entirely realistic, the firm’s senior management say
Barbican Big Interview
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