Asta News

Asta engages regularly with the media to provide commentary, news and thought-leadership articles. Please browse through our press releases below.


August 20, 2018

Syndicate 2525 appoints London market claims manager

D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525, the specialist employers’ and third party liability Lloyd’s insurer, is delighted to announce the appointment of Nick Ryan as London market claims manager. Syndicate 2525 is managed by Asta Managing Agency. […]
April 12, 2018

Asta strengthens actuarial capabilities with appointment of Laura McMaster

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the appointment of Laura McMaster as deputy chief actuary. She takes up her role on 16th April and will report to Richard Barke, chief actuary. McMaster brings a […]
March 14, 2018

D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525 strengthens underwriting team with key appointments

D L Dale & Others, Syndicate 2525, the specialist employers’ and third party liability Lloyd’s insurer, is delighted to announce it has appointed Richard Frost and Richard Loader as senior class underwriters. Frost and Loader take up their […]
March 2, 2018

Asta Capital sells Pelican Underwriting to Manchester Underwriting Management

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announced it has completed the sale of its managing general agent (MGA) Pelican Underwriting One Limited (Pelican), which trades as Pelican Underwriting, to Manchester Underwriting Management Limited (MUM), […]
December 6, 2017

Asta strengthens its Lloyd’s Managing Agency board with appointment of Richard Barke

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announced it has appointed its chief actuary, Richard Barke, to serve on its Lloyd’s Managing Agency board, subject to regulatory approval. Barke joined Asta in 2011. He was […]