Tuesday, March 28, 2023


Marsh launches Delaware cell facility, specifically for D&O

Marsh Captive Solutions has established a cell captive facility in Delaware, specifically designed to serve clients seeking alternative risk transfer options for Side A directors and officers (D&O) insurance.

Meta deploys captive alongside Side A ‘Laser DIC’ policy

Meta, the parent company of Facebook and WhatsApp, has used its Hawaii-domiciled captive to provide Side A insurance coverage to its directors and officers.

GCP Exclusive: Meta’s captive ‘Laser DIC’ policy for Side A D&O

An exclusive discussion with Meta and its insurance partners in which they explain its new and unique approach to insuring Side A D&O through its own Hawaii-domiciled captive.

GCP #74: HDI’s Dirk Schilling and Jelto Borgmann, Q3 investments update and FERMA Forum report

Richard is joined by Jelto Borgmann and Dirk Schilling, of HDI Global, to discuss European captive trends concerning new formations, Solvency II, cyber and D&O.

GCP #72: Steve Kinion on Delaware exit and D&O, plus M&T Bank’s Ian Davis

Richard is joined by outgoing Delaware regulator Steve Kinion who has been regulating captives in the state of Delaware since 2009 and discusses his time in Delaware, the latest developments concerning Side A D&O, and the future.

Cannabis industry paying 5-10 times more than other insureds – Brayden York

Cannabis companies are paying 5-10 times more in premium than a “regular” insured, according to Brayden York, insurance and risk manger at Aurora Cannabis.

GCP #68: Insurwave CEO David Power and Brayden York, of Aurora Cannabis

Richard sits down for an extended chat with David Power, CEO of Insurwave, to discuss the development of the platform since its pilot launch as a marine insurance blockchain platform in 2018 with Maersk.

Cannabis turns to captives

After years of talk and little action large cannabis multinationals, primarily driven by the distressed D&O market, are now forming captive insurance companies, but the domicile options remain limited and confused.

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GCP #81: Zurich’s Emma Sansom and Megan Ogden of EIS Insurance Services

Richard is joined by guest co-host Emma Sansom, group head of captives at Zurich, who discusses her priorities in the new role, their view on D&O in captives and Zurich is supporting more cyber captive programmes.

GCP Short: Hylant’s European captive strategy

In a 15 minute discussion, Richard is joined by Anne Marie Towle, CEO of Global Captive Solutions at Hylant, and Alexandra Gedge, Senior Captive Consultant, to discuss their view and strategy for expansion into the European market.

GCP Live @ CICA 2023

This GCP Live episode was recorded in front of a live audience as the closing session of the CICA International Conference in Palm Springs, California on Tuesday, 7 March.