The Hive

Welcome to THE HIVE, the place where you will find articles, commentaries and opinion pieces that offer the latest industry insights from Asta.


May 9, 2019

Leading the way for MGAs

As attendees at BIBA this year will see with their own eyes, MGAs are still hugely popular. Insurers remain attracted to the specialist product, geographic expertise and distribution that MGAs can bring to their business. Investors continue to […]
April 25, 2019

Arma Underwriting: A new approach to doing business in the MENA region

As the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region enjoys an economic revival, the increasingly positive regulatory environment offers a wide range of opportunities for the global P&C (re)insurance market. In response to these, in 2017 Asta backed […]
January 14, 2019

Meet our intern – Turki Al Wijri

Turki Al Wijri joined us this autumn as part of a new initiative launched by Lloyd’s and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) As the largest global centre for commercial and specialty insurance risk, London has always attracted […]
August 16, 2018

Apprentices – bridging the talent gap

Insurers face a looming talent crisis that can only be addressed by attracting youngsters from the Millennial and GenZ generations. We know insurance is vibrant and challenging, with much to offer career-wise, but to date our industry has […]
July 16, 2018

Lifecycle of a Lloyd’s start-up

A global reputation and iconic brand, access to world-wide licensing and distribution, financial strength and security – all of these things combine to make Lloyd’s an attractive place for underwriters to do business. Add to this the ability […]