Lancashire Holdings Ltd (LRE.L)
1 Mar 2017
Feb 16 Lancashire Holdings said on Thursday it was well placed to tackle a challenging year ahead, after the insurer reported better-than-expected 2016 profit despite a tough underwriting environment.
Feb 16 Insurer Lancashire Holdings forecast another challenging year ahead after posting a 12-percent fall in full-year profit, hurt by continuing pricing pressure and a slight fall in gross written premiums in its LLoyd's and marine businesses.
* Growth in fully converted book value per share, adjusted for dividends, of 2.8 pct in Q4 2016 and 13.5 pct in 2016
Jan 27 Property and casualty insurer Lancashire Holdings Ltd said it had appointed Andrew McKee as chief of its Cathedral Underwriting business with effect from June 26.
* Has today announced appointment of Andrew McKee as chief executive officer of Cathedral Underwriting Limited, with effect from 26 June 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)
The H5N8 bird flu strain has been found in a flock of about 10,000 pheasants at a farm in Lancashire, northwest England, British authorities said on Tuesday.
Jan 24 The H5N8 bird flu strain has been found in a flock of farmed pheasants in Preston, Lancashire, Britain's agriculture department said on Tuesday.