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Hiscox Ltd (HSX.L)

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Mon, Jul 29 2019

Insurer Hiscox posts higher profit as premiums rise

Insurer Hiscox posted a rise in first-half profit on Monday as it earned more from premiums and saw strong returns on investment, helping it overcome claims stemming from typhoons and hurricanes last year.

UPDATE 1-Insurer Hiscox posts higher profit as premiums rise

July 29 Insurer Hiscox posted a rise in first-half profit on Monday as it earned more from premiums and saw strong returns on investment, helping it overcome claims stemming from typhoons and hurricanes last year.

Insurer Hiscox posts higher profit as premiums rise

July 29 Insurer Hiscox reported a higher first-half profit on Monday as it earned more from premiums and strong returns on investment, helping offset steep claims from natural catastrophes, including typhoon Jebi in Japan and hurricane Michael in Florida.

Insurer Hiscox sees rising claims from storms, shares drop

Insurer Hiscox on Friday warned that rising potential claims from last year's typhoon Jebi in Japan and hurricane Michael in Florida would hurt first-half underwriting profit, sending its shares almost 6% down.

UPDATE 2-Insurer Hiscox sees rising claims from storms, shares drop

* Shares drop 6%, bottom of FTSE 100 index (Adds share drop, analyst comments)

Insurer Hiscox's first quarter premiums rise on higher rates

Hiscox Ltd reported higher gross written premiums for the first quarter as the Lloyd's of London insurer saw rates improving in the London market, although it said the region was hit by higher frequency of property losses.

UPDATE 1-Insurer Hiscox's Q1 premiums rise on higher rates

May 7 Hiscox Ltd reported higher gross written premiums for the first quarter as the Lloyd's of London insurer saw rates improving in the London market, although it said the region was hit by higher frequency of property losses.

Insurer Hiscox's 1st-qtr premiums rise on higher rates

May 7 Hiscox Ltd's gross written premiums rose 3.3 percent in the first quarter as the Lloyd's of London insurer saw rates improving in the London market, although it said the region was hit by higher frequency of property losses.

UPDATE 1-Association of British Insurers warns on no-deal Brexit hit

Feb 25 The Association of British Insurers (ABI) warned on Monday that if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal it could cause long-lasting damage to the UK insurance industry.

Insurer Hiscox's 2018 profit jumps; says business is Brexit-ready

Lloyd's of London insurer Hiscox Ltd on Monday reported a profit for the year that beat market expectations and said its business was ready for Britain's planned departure from the European bloc.

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