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.

February 27, 2020

Lloyd’s SIAB can work with just £20mn GWP

Insurance Insider Managing Editor Catrin Shi, assesses the potential for Syndicate-in-a-Box with Asta CEO, Julian Tighe. Businesses applying for Lloyd’s entry via the syndicate-in-a-box (SIAB) framework can make the economics work with just £20mn ($25.9mn) of planned gross […]
January 8, 2020

2020: Sustaining the drive for change at Lloyd’s

As we look ahead to 2020, our COO Lorraine Harfitt highlights the opportunities – and hard work – that lie ahead for all of us in the Lloyd’s market as Blueprint One is implemented. As issues about business […]
December 9, 2019

Inclusion a “bigger challenge” than diversity

In an interview with Insurance Insider, Asta’s Independent Non-Executive Chairman Paul Jardine discusses the findings of the Lloyd’s culture survey, the importance of role models and market initiatives to measure D&I progress.
December 2, 2019

The Asta Interview with Matt Lane

In the latest Asta Interview, Chief Information Officer Matt Lane talks about amazing feats of Venetian engineering, his hopes for the Future at Lloyd’s, how Depeche Mode shaped his love for 1980s Synth-Pop - and why computers won’t be replacing people any time soon.
December 2, 2019

Maximising the benefits of regulation at Lloyd’s

Regulation is vital to the insurance industry. It may sometimes be costly, time-consuming, and frustrating, but it is essential, and we are all the better for it. But regulation is ever-changing, as supervisory authorities react to market developments. […]