Asta news

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


May 26, 2021

Lorraine Harfitt appointed to the LMA board

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, is pleased to announce the appointment of managing director, Lorraine Harfitt to the board of the Lloyd’s Market Association (LMA). Harfitt has more than 30 years of Lloyd’s market experience […]
May 18, 2021
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MPS receives approval to establish full syndicate

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces it has received “in principle” approval from the Lloyd’s Council for the transition of the Medical Protection Society’s (MPS) Special Purpose Arrangement (SPA) 1892 to a full syndicate, effective 1 January 2022.
May 13, 2021

Asta strengthens leadership team as Stephen Redmond joins board

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the appointment of Stephen Redmond to the board of Asta Managing Agency, as independent non-executive director. Redmond brings a wealth of experience to Asta: he joins from […]
April 28, 2021
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Asta receives Lloyd’s approval for technology-focused CFC Syndicate

London, 28th April 2021: Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, announces that CFC Underwriting’s new Lloyd’s syndicate 1988 has been granted ‘in principle’ approval, and will commence underwriting on 1 July 2021, subject to completion of […]
March 17, 2021
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Asta MGA platform launches Paul Witzenfeld facultative reinsurance venture

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, is launching a new underwriting business led by London-market veteran Paul Witzenfeld via its flexible MGA platform.