Asta news

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

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 […]
January 7, 2020

Dale Underwriting Partners launches accident and health underwriting offering

Dale Underwriting Partners is pleased to announce its new accident and health underwriting team. Steve Lawson and Lauren Meredith both join the business from HDI Specialty with combined 45 years’ experience of underwriting A&H business. The product offering […]
December 10, 2019

Victor launches Lloyd’s Syndicate 2288

Managing general underwriter (MGU) Victor Insurance Holdings has gained Lloyd’s approval to launch Victor Syndicate 2288 and commence underwriting effective 1 January 2020 with an initial stamp capacity of £57mn ($75mn) supporting a business plan of £100mn. The […]