Posts Tagged ‘Kevin Stokes’



June 6th, 2012

Plentiful Capacity Sets the Stage at June 1 Reinsurance Renewals

Posted at 1:00 AM ET

More moderate pricing trends were evident at the June 1, 2012 reinsurance renewals as the relatively light catastrophe loss activity during the first five months of the year contributed to positive reinsurer results and plentiful capacity, according to a briefing released today by Guy Carpenter.

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March 26th, 2012

Guy Carpenter & Company and Dowling & Partners Forum: Current Trends in the Global Reinsurance Market

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dowlingeventGuy Carpenter, in conjunction with Dowling & Partners, hosted a seminar for clients in New York on March 26, 2012. The seminar, “Current Trends in the Global Reinsurance Market,” offered presentations and follow-up discussions with Guy Carpenter specialists and V.J. Dowling, Managing Partner of Dowling & Partners.

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June 2nd, 2011

Wide Range of Outcomes Seen in June 1, 2011, Florida Reinsurance Renewals

Posted at 8:00 AM ET

David Flandro, Managing Director, Head of Global Business Intelligence
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Lara Mowery, Managing Director, Head of Global Property Specialty
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Kevin Stokes, Executive Vice President, Head of Florida Business Unit
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The June 1, 2011, renewals took place against the backdrop of record first-half catastrophe losses and uncertainty surrounding the release of version 11 of Risk Management Solutions’ (RMS) U.S. hurricane model. The heavy international natural catastrophe-related losses that occurred during the first quarter of 2011 - combined with the multi-billion dollar losses from tornadoes in the United States in April and May - have added to significant loss activity over the past 16 months, culminating in insured losses of close to USD100 billion.

Catastrophe activity and two major catastrophe model revisions (RMS v11 this spring, which was preceded by AIR v12 last fall) led to a volatile renewal.

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October 26th, 2010

The Future of the Florida Property Market

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As U.S. property/casualty insurers begin to focus on their January 1, 2011 catastrophe renewals, they face a number of complex issues. The first challenge is effectively managing exposures in 2011 after an unexpectedly quiet hurricane season, in terms of losses. Following on the heels of the first six months of 2010, which saw significant losses from global catastrophes including higher levels of wind and hail losses in the midwestern United States, the Atlantic hurricane season was forecasted to be an active one.

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October 12th, 2010

Guy Carpenter Establishes New Florida Business Unit

Posted at 9:23 AM ET

stokes_kevin_gcci1Kevin Stokes Appointed as Head of New Practice

Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, the leading global risk and reinsurance specialist and part of the Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), today announced the formation of a dedicated Florida business unit. The Florida unit will be led by Kevin Stokes, Executive Vice President, who will report to Chris McKeown, President and CEO of North America Broking Operations.

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May 20th, 2010

GC Videocast - Property Catastrophe Reinsurance Forecast (Kevin Stokes)

Posted at 1:00 AM ET

stokes4Guy Carpenter Managing Director Kevin Stokes provides a forecast of events leading up to the July 1 renewals for property catastrophe reinsurance. The first quarter loss events will likely not have a major impact on pricing. He also reviews the 2010 Guy Carpenter storm forecast.

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May 19th, 2010

GC Videocast - Key Issues Around the June 1 Florida Reinsurance Renewals (Kevin Stokes)

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stokes2Guy Carpenter Managing Director Kevin Stokes reviews key issues and developments around the Florida market for property reinsurance. He offers early predictions of the June 1, 2010 renewal season.

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May 18th, 2010

GC Videocast - Global Per Risk Excess of Loss Reinsurance Trends (Kevin Stokes)

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stokes1Guy Carpenter Managing Director Kevin Stokes reviews global capacity and pricing developments in this very individual risk oriented business.

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May 17th, 2010

GC Videocast - Per Risk Property Market Renewals (Kevin Stokes)

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stokesGuy Carpenter Managing Director Kevin Stokes looks at the April 1 and mid-year 2010 renewal trends for the per risk property market for reinsurance.

 

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