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Hiscox Ltd (HSX.L)

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Hiscox Limited is a Bermuda-based insurer company. The Company is a holding company for subsidiaries involved in the business of insurance and reinsurance in Bermuda, the United States, the United Kingdom, Guernsey, Europe and Asia. It operates through four segments: Hiscox Retail, Hiscox London Market, Hiscox Re and Corporate... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.55
Market Cap(Mil.): £3,793.12
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 286.49
Dividend: 9.50
Yield (%): --

Financials

  HSX.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 16.21 12.27 20.18
EPS (TTM): 0.82 -- --
ROI: -- 0.44 0.48
ROE: 13.46 9.77 15.39

Underwriter Hiscox's premiums rise, London improves

Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox saw insurance rates in London improve in the first quarter and its overall gross written premiums rise 24 percent, helped by strong demand for flood and other property insurance.

08 May 2018

UPDATE 1-Underwriter Hiscox's premiums rise, London improves

May 8 Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox saw insurance rates in London improve in the first quarter and its overall gross written premiums rise 24 percent, helped by strong demand for flood and other property insurance.

08 May 2018

Underwriter Hiscox's Q1 premiums rise 24.3 pct

May 8 Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox on Tuesday reported a 24.3 percent rise in gross written premiums in the first quarter compared to the same period a year ago, helped by growth in its retail business.

08 May 2018

BRIEF-Hiscox Says Information Security Incident At U.S. Law Firm Advising Co

* LEARNED OF AN INFORMATION SECURITY INCIDENT AFFECTING A SPECIALIST LAW FIRM IN US THAT PROVIDED ADVICE TO HISCOX OR ITS POLICYHOLDERS

12 Apr 2018

BRIEF-Hiscox Mean Gender Pay Gap 31.1 Pct, Mean Bonus Gap 71.1 Pct

* HISCOX LTD - MEDIAN HOURLY PAY GAP IN UK IS 26.2%, OR ON A MEAN BASIS, 31.1%- 2017 UK GENDER PAY REPORT

13 Mar 2018

Natural disasters prompt slump in insurer Hiscox's profit

Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox reported a more than 90 percent fall in annual pretax profit after a record year globally for insurance losses due to natural disasters took its toll.

26 Feb 2018

UPDATE 2-Natural disasters prompt slump in insurer Hiscox's profit

* Annual pretax profit slumps over 90 pct to 30.8 million pounds

26 Feb 2018

European shares edge higher, Hiscox slumps

LONDON, Feb 26 European shares opened slightly higher on Monday with gains across bourses and sectors, as focus gradually shifts from the earnings season to monetary policy and politics this week with Italy's general election on Sunday.

26 Feb 2018

BRIEF-Hiscox's FY profit slumps after catastrophic 2017

* FY GROSS PREMIUMS WRITTEN 2,549.3 MILLION STG VERSUS 2,402 MILLION STG REPORTED A YEAR AGO

26 Feb 2018

Underwriter Hiscox's FY profit slumps after catastrophic 2017

Feb 26 Lloyd's of London underwriter Hiscox reported an over 90 percent fall in full-year pretax profit, as it faced the costliest year ever for insurers and reinsurers due to natural disasters, and pointed to improved pricing in the aftermath.

26 Feb 2018

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