M&G will reopen its £4 billion U.K. commercial real estate fund on Friday after suspending it in July, post-Brexit. CNBC’s Gemma Acton has the details.
What can the likes of Milan and Rome offer when it comes to property? COIMA CEO, Manfredi Catella discusses, while commenting on Brexit.
Talking about the Italian property market, COIMA CEO Manfredi Catella looks at how natural disasters could impact the market, considering recent earthquakes.
Persimmon CEO, Jeff Fairburn, talks about the cautious sentiment the house-building firm has over new land investment, following the Brexit vote.
Northacre CEO, Niccolo Barattieri di San Pietro talks about the state of the property market following the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union.
More people are buying coverage that gives them discounts if they provide data on their driving performance.
Earthquakes are notoriously unpredictable. But new prediction models suggest we're in for a big one, but we don't know when.
Oct 20- Property and casualty insurer Travelers Cos Inc reported a 22.8 percent fall in quarterly net profit due to weaker underwriting. The company's net income fell to $716 million, or $2.45 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from $928 million, or $2.97 per share, a year earlier. Gains from underwriting totaled $408 million, down 46.2 percent from a year...
Oct 18- Title insurer Stewart Information Services Corp said on Tuesday it would add four new directors to its board in a deal with activist investor Starboard Value LP. As part of the settlement with Starboard, Stewart Information's chief executive, Matthew Morris, and a new independent director, Clifford Press, will be appointed to the board, effective...
Oct 18- Title insurer Stewart Information Services Corp said on Tuesday it would add four new directors to its board, reaching a deal with activist investor Starboard Value LP. Stewart Information's chief executive, Matthew Morris, and a new independent director, Clifford Press, will be appointed to the board, effective immediately, the company said.
China's Fosun International Ltd took that history to heart last year when it paid $1.84 billion for the remaining 80 percent stake of U.S. property and casualty insurer Ironshore Inc that it did not already own. But in December 2015, one month after Fosun completed the acquisition, it was approached by officials at the Committee on Foreign Investment in the...
Hurricane Matthew, which cut a deadly swath across the Caribbean and sent Florida residents scrambling, has left behind billions in damages.
Property insurance is the last thing on people's minds when evacuating for a hurricane. Here are some key things to know about your policy.
Sompo Holdings said it will buy U.S. casualty insurer Endurance Specialty for $6.3 billion, the latest in a string of acquisitions by insurers.
You've just paid up thousands on a home down payment. Here's an opportunity to save a few bucks as you close on your purchase.
Sept 27- Stewart Information Services Corp, one of the largest U.S. title insurers, is close to reaching a deal with activist investor Starboard Value LP over the composition of its board of directors, two people familiar with the matter said. The settlement with Starboard would involve replacing four sitting directors of its nine-member board, including...
Raising your deductible can cut homeowners' insurance premiums, but many Americans can't afford the extra risk.
Bob Parker, senior advisor of investment, strategy & research at Credit Suisse, gives his expectations for British housebuilders and what particular economic measures may be introduced in the U.K.
There’ve been many conflicting views about where U.K. housing is headed, but given political uncertainty and mixed economic data, what’s the real forecast? CNBC’s Gemma Acton discusses.
Land Securities CEO, Robert Noel explains why a vote to leave the European Union would be painful for the British property industry.