Asta news

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


February 4, 2021
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Asta announces Mosaic, a new-breed, hybrid syndicate led by market veteran Mitch Blaser

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the launch of Mosaic syndicate 1609. Underwriting is due to commence on 4th February 2021. The business is led by former Ironshore chief operating officer, Mitch Blaser and […]
October 22, 2020
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Lloyd’s approves Picnic Syndicate 2460 to support community mutuals

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, announces that the Council of Lloyd’s has on 20 October granted in principle approval for the launch of Picnic Syndicate PIC 2460 (Picnic), a syndicate-in-a-box (SIAB) which will commence underwriting […]
May 1, 2020

Asta opens syndicate-in-a-box platform with launch of syndicate 4747

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the launch of its first syndicate-in-a-box, syndicate 4747. It has received in-principle approval from Lloyd’s to start writing business effective 1 July 2020, with stamp capacity of £15 […]
April 15, 2020

Asta strengthens senior team as Karen Green joins board

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the appointment of Karen Green to the board of Asta Managing Agency, as independent non-executive director and chair of the risk committee. Green brings a wealth of experience […]
January 15, 2020

Asta MGA platform to support BPBUW and David Ashby Underwriting

Asta, the leading third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, is to provide its MGA platform and comprehensive operational services to the newly-formed underwriting agency BPBUW Management (BPBUW), and its first MGA client, the specialist equine insurer David Ashby Underwriting […]