Insurance and Reinsurance in UK Law

  • The Construction of Terms of Facultative Reinsurance Contracts: is Wasa v Lexington the Exception or the Rule?
    • Núm. 73-1, Enero 2010
    • The Modern Law Review
    Do reinsurers insure the liability faced by the reinsured under its original insurance contract? Where the reinsurance and direct insurance policies are written in identical terms, is it enough for...
    ...... v Lex ingto n the Exception or the Rule? zlem Gˇrses n Do reinsurers insure the liability faced by the reinsured under its original insurance contract? Where the reinsurance and direct insurance policies are written in identical terms, is it enough for the reinsured to proveits l iability ......
  • Mazars.
    • Núm. 2003, Mayo 2003
    • Financial Management (UK)
    • Grewer, Claire
    • On the move - Brief Article
    ......Jones has worked as an insurance tax specialist for a number of years. He specialises in corporate tax for ... international businesses in the broking, general insurance, reinsurance and captive insurance market. . ......
  • Comment on the Decision of the House of Lords in Wasa International Insurance Co Ltd v Lexington Insurance Co [2009] UKHL 40
    • Núm. 5-1, Enero 2015
    • Southampton Student Law Review
    • Jie Zhang
    • University of Southampton
    • 15-18
    ...... Wasa v Lexington” , in which arose disputes regarding which law would be applied to the interpretation of the reinsurance contract, where the primary insurance and facultative proportional reinsurance, with an “as original” clause, were governed by ......
  • Handling conflicts of interest within financial innovation. The case of regulation and supervision of Bermuda sidecars
    • Núm. 16-4, Octubre 2009
    • Journal of Financial Crime
    • 353-363
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to describe the experience of a financial services regulator, the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), in identifying and dealing with conflicts of interest in in...
    ......In addition, background and contextual information on Bermuda reinsurance" market relies on secondary sources describing and analyzing it. Findings \xE2"...Section 1 provides background information on the insurance and reinsurance market in Bermuda, helping set the scene for the emergence ......
  • BOOKS RECEIVED
    • Núm. 17-1, Marzo 1979
    • British Journal of Industrial Relations
    ...... Barro. A.E.I., 1978, 47 pp. $2.75. Public Insurance in Private Medical Markets: Some Problems ofNational Health ...A.E.I., 1978, 66 pp., $2.75. Unemployment Insurance: Reinsurance and Cost Equalization Proposals. A.E.I., Legislative Analyses, ......
  • Solvency II and XBRL: new rules and technologies in insurance supervision
    • Núm. 18-2, Mayo 2010
    • Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance
    • 144-157
    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyse the way in which the insurance industry is facing the renewal of its regulatory framework with respect to the levels of solvency that insurance enti...
    ...... in a single text, and new legislation was issued; these directives dealt with different topics, such as life and non-life insurance, reinsurance, insurance groups, and winding-up (EU Commission, 2007). Although the application of the first standards of solvency was simple and robust, and the ......
  • THE MODERN LAW REVIEW VOLUME 73
    • Núm. 73-6, Noviembre 2010
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... Metropolitan Council 976 Baker v Black Sea and Baltic General Insurance Co Ltd 125 Barings plc v Coopers & Lybrand 492 Belmont Finance ... Environments 428 Lessons from Cyberspace 903 Insurance Reinsurance 1 19 Intellectual Property NaturalRights and the Public Domain 208 ......
  • Risk management in insurance
    • Núm. 7-1, Enero 1999
    • Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance
    • 13-16
    This paper outlines the aspects of risk management that are applicable to insuring and insurance broking operations. Insurance is a risk‐accepting, rather than risk‐averse activity; thus its own ri...
  • Exploitation of the insurance industry for money laundering: the Malaysian perspective
    • Núm. 11-2, Mayo 2008
    • Journal of Money Laundering Control
    • 135-145
    Purpose: Owing to the vital role played by the insurance sector in the economic growth of a country, the purpose of this paper is to highlight the serious threat posed by money laundering activitie...
    ......The balance 5 per cent were related to reinsurance schemes. One of the most significant cases over this period involved a huge sum of US$525 m. In other words, money laundering in the insurance ......
  • Commercial Choice of Law in Context: Looking Beyond Rome
    • Núm. 78-2, Marzo 2015
    • The Modern Law Review
    English courts are frequently criticised for their flexible approach to the finding of implied choice and the use of the escape clause in the context of the Rome I Regulation/Convention on the law ...
    ......Amin Rasheed Shipping Corp v Kuwait Insurance Co 17 ( Amin Rasheed ) repre- sents a prime example of this tension ... forms, such as those used for charterparties and insurance or reinsurance policies; 38 the existence of 31 Apple Corp Ltd v Apple Computer Inc ......
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