Tysers to acquire Risk Transfer Group, the parent company of RFIB Group Ltd

Tysers to acquire Risk Transfer Group, the parent company of RFIB Group Ltd

New York and London (6 September 2019) – Integro Insurance Brokers, trading as Tysers, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Risk Transfer Group (“RTG”), the parent company of RFIB Group Ltd (“RFIB”), a leading specialist Wholesale broker headquartered in London. The transaction requires regulatory approvals, and financial considerations have not been […]

Cargo War Insurance – Middle East

Cargo War Insurance – Middle East

Increasing political tensions in the Arabian Gulf and Gulf of Oman have led insurers to issue seven-day Notices of Cancellation. RFIB can offer competitive solutions to your clients and ensure coverage is uninterrupted. In view of recent events in the Arabian Gulf and Gulf of Oman with several tankers being attacked and most recently the […]

Thoughts from our correspondent in Asia

Thoughts from our correspondent in Asia

With a vast geographical footprint and one of the fastest-growing regional markets in the world, it’s an exciting time for the insurance industry in Asia Pacific, according to Simon McCrum, RFIB Singapore’s managing director. And he should know. Simon began his insurance and reinsurance career in Lloyd’s in 1987 before moving to the Guardian Royal […]

Connected risk

Connected risk

We live and work in a joined-up world. When it comes to business, this has many advantages, but there are also hazards that go along with these chains of digital and social interconnectedness. Local events such as political upheaval or terrorist attacks can have wider reaching effects outside their immediate sphere of influence, while cyber […]

Event – 46th AIO Conference 2019

Event – 46th AIO Conference 2019

Successful networking at the AIO conference Being able to make genuine connections is vital for building successful business relationships. Here are RFIB’s five top tips for effective networking as we prepare for the 46th Conference and Annual General Assembly of the African Insurance Organisation in Johannesburg, from 9th June 2019. Do Your Homework. Whether you’re […]

Staff insight – Diversity and equality at RFIB Africa

Staff insight – Diversity and equality at RFIB Africa

With many organisations feeling the spotlight turned on their equality measures, Neesha Parbhoo, Director of RFIB Africa, says RFIB has much to recommend as a diverse and empowering workplace. An entrepreneur with a keen eye for market opportunities, Neesha Parbhoo has been working in the short-tail insurance industry for over 12 years, holding senior executive […]

RFIB to adopt Whitespace for digital risk placement

RFIB to adopt Whitespace for digital risk placement

RFIB is partnering with Whitespace for a global roll out of its digital contract placement system across RFIB’s technicians, placing brokers, classes of business, and markets in the course of 2019. The adoption of the platform will be a foundational element for RFIB’s digital transformation initiatives which are reinventing the way in which the group […]

Risk Transfer Group’s Limehouse Agencies acquires DeCyber

Risk Transfer Group’s Limehouse Agencies acquires DeCyber

Limehouse Agencies, part of Risk Transfer Group Limited (RTG), has announced that it has acquired Decyber, an online specialist sport and leisure resilience firm. The Decyber acquisition forms part of RTG’s corporate strategy to double revenues to £100 million by 2021. Decyber provides sports clubs and leisure associations with a fast, simple and easy to […]

RFIB appoints Managing Director of RFIB Americas

RFIB appoints Managing Director of RFIB Americas

RFIB Group Limited, the international insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces the appointment of Joseph Stanoch as a Managing Director of RFIB Americas. He takes up his position with immediate effect, reporting to Nick Foden-Pattinson, and will be based in the Minneapolis office. Joe has over 35 years of experience in the reinsurance industry with […]

Digitizing Risk Transfer – Proof of Concept

Digitizing Risk Transfer – Proof of Concept

RFIB Group Ltd has collaborated with ChainThat on a blockchain proof of concept enabling the distribution of digital risks across markets, brokers, and insureds. The shared data enables the on-demand generation of proof of insurance certificates to the insured on behalf of local brokers and begins to underpin a truly digital risk ecosystem. Digitizing Risk Transfer This […]