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Start-up Business of the Year 

We’re thrilled to have won Start-up Business of the Year at 2022’s Insurance Insider Honours. Chosen by a panel of established industry professionals, the award “recognised the exceptional performance” of our inaugural year. In that time, we have built the largest insurance and reinsurance portfolio from scratch Lloyd’s has ever seen.  However, while we’re delighted our […]

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Investor expansion and client evolution – issuing our inaugural catastrophe bond

(London, April 4, 2022): Inigo Limited (“Inigo”) has entered the catastrophe bond market for the first time, less than 18 months after the firm began writing its portfolio of specialty insurance and reinsurance. Montoya Re, launched on 1 April, is a $115m transaction covering earthquake and windstorm risk in the US, Canada and Japan. The […]

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Inigo’s 2022 D&O Defense Survey unpacked – the results and our predictions

Inigo's D&O Securities Defense Counsel Survey came about because we wanted to go straight to the experts to understand what they thought were the key issues in the current D&O litigation environment. We decided to share the results publicly as we believe this will help to inform the discussion on the key issues affecting our […]

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Exploring the Inigo culture – low ego and high collaboration

Listen to The Voice of Insurance podcast, in which our CEO Richard Watson discusses our culture at Inigo, the importance of having fun at work and ego-free risk management.

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All the twos – we aim to double gross written premiums for 2022

Inigo is pleased to announce that Lloyd’s has approved its 2022 business plan, allowing for significant growth. Following a successful first year of underwriting in which Inigo’s controlled premium exceeded $425m, Inigo is now able to double its underwriting to a controlled premium in excess of $850m for 2022.

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InsuranceERM interview – “Have fun, build something amazing”

In an interview with InsuranceERM, our CEO Richard Watson discusses our culture at Inigo, the importance of having fun at work and ego-free risk management.

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Take aim – we target $1.5 billion premium for our first phase

In an interview with S&P Global correspondent Ben Dyson, our CEO, Richard Watson, and CFO, Stuart Bridges, give their views on market expectations and expansion plans for 2022 and beyond.

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Insurance Times interview – dynamic people, data science and daring to be different

Speaking to Clare Ruel at Insurance Times, Richard discussed growth for Inigo in 2021.

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Another brick in the Inigo wall – we acquire StarStone Managing Agency and Syndicate 1301 from Enstar

Inigo has acquired StarStone Underwriting Limited, the Lloyd’s managing agency and the rights to operate Lloyd’s syndicate 1301 from Enstar.

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Insurance Day interview – Richard Watson heralds “fantastic” response to our January launch

Read about the market reception to our launch and priorities for 2021 in Insurance Day’s interview with Richard Watson