Asta News

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


September 26, 2016

Asta appoints Kalpana Shah as a new independent non-executive director

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kalpana Shah as a new independent non-executive director. Shah joins on 1 October and her appointment will add to the strength and […]
September 20, 2016

Asta receives ‘in principle’ approval to manage Blenheim Syndicate 5886

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces it has received “in principle” approval from the Lloyd’s Franchise Board to establish and manage Blenheim Syndicate 5886. Asta expects to commence underwriting policies incepting on or […]
September 11, 2016

Asta invests in new specialist MGA

Asta, the leading third party managing agent and specialist MGA investor, is pleased to announce it has concluded a transaction to finance the development of OverArk Limited. Asta will take a minority equity stake in OverArk and will […]
July 29, 2016

Asta announces retirement of Stephen Cane and Stewart Laderman

Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s, today announces the retirement of Stephen Cane and Stewart Laderman, effective 31 December 2016. Both Cane and Laderman were instrumental in the establishment of Asta’s success and reputation as […]
January 11, 2016

Asta charitable donation to Lloyd’s Charities Trust

Asta’s CEO Julian Tighe recently presented Chris Harman, Chairman of Lloyd’s Charities Trust with a cheque for £8,000. Asta, the leading third party managing agent at Lloyd’s supports Lloyd’s Charities Trust, which is working in partnership with international […]