Adrian Leonard

Leonard is a contributing editor.
Power Shifting
P&C Power Shifting
Reinsurers are no longer in the driver’s seat.
September 24, 2020
The End of Insurtech?
Industry The End of Insurtech?
Incumbents seem to have bridled the mustangs.
August 18, 2020
Wheels of Fortune
Industry Wheels of Fortune
The global market is approaching 11:00.
July 16, 2020
Let's End the Blame Game
Industry Let's End the Blame Game
The global pandemic is no one’s fault. Let’s not prolong the distress by sui...
May 31, 2020
To Insure the Uninsurable
Industry To Insure the Uninsurable
Public-private partnerships are the solution to pandemic economics.
April 27, 2020
Bloodied but Unbowed
Industry Bloodied but Unbowed
The ILS market emerges from growing pains stronger than ever.
March 25, 2020
Lloyd’s Burns Off Cyber Fog
P&C Lloyd’s Burns Off Cyber Fog
The London market has mandated some clarity on cyber cover, but a coordinated gl...
March 1, 2020
A Cautionary Tale
Industry A Cautionary Tale
Oscar Wilde said he could resist anything but temptation. Veteran Leader’s Edg...
January 14, 2020
Day of Reckoning
Industry Day of Reckoning
For Lloyd’s, reinvention is now—or maybe never.
December 1, 2019
Game On
Industry Game On
M&A is everywhere. What are your clients’ insurance risks when they get in the...
March 28, 2019
Click. Bind. Repeat.
Industry Click. Bind. Repeat.
London portals make placing small business for U.S. brokers easy and profitable....
March 28, 2018
From Trading Floor to Keyboard
Industry From Trading Floor to Keyboard
One-on-One with Lloyd's Chairman Bruce Carnegie-Brown
February 28, 2018
Follow the Money
Industry Follow the Money
While the losses from this fall’s catastrophic events were massive, financial ...
December 1, 2017
Stabilizing the World
Industry Stabilizing the World
Placing insurance where it has never been before.
October 2, 2017
It Takes a Team to Challenge the Norm
Brokerage Ops It Takes a Team to Challenge the Norm
Toss the transactional mindset. Adopt a consultancy before some startup makes to...
June 25, 2017
Brexit? We Get It.
Industry Brexit? We Get It.
Conquering Britain’s EU Vote
April 27, 2017
Getting Cozy with Capital
Industry Getting Cozy with Capital
As capital providers move closer to the risks they cover, intermediaries are get...
October 6, 2016
Under British Rule
Industry Under British Rule
New insurance policy disclosure regulations over there add more liabilities for ...
October 6, 2016
Brexit Could Harm London Market
Industry Brexit Could Harm London Market
Drop in British Pound Could Help US Insureds
June 27, 2016
The International Soap Opera That Won’t End
Industry The International Soap Opera That Won’t End
The European Union’s new Solvency II regulatory regime has dragged on longer t...
March 23, 2016
Blind Faith
P&C Blind Faith
Wreckless use of risk modeling may be a systemic risk to our industry.
November 30, 2015
Black Magic
Industry Black Magic
The alchemists of alternative capital shape the insurance fabric of the future a...
March 23, 2015
Hitting the Alt Key Hits Commissions
Industry Hitting the Alt Key Hits Commissions
Reinsurance brokers feeling change. Hits to retail brokers coming. Could alterna...
February 24, 2015
Conventional Reinsurers Move into Alternative Capital
Industry Conventional Reinsurers Move into Alternative Capital
Everest Re takes the plunge.
February 24, 2015
The Katrina Effect
Industry The Katrina Effect
The storm tightened the conventional market and made the alternative capital mar...
February 24, 2015
A Bluffer’s Guide to Alternative Capital
Industry A Bluffer’s Guide to Alternative Capital
Financial wizards create their ingredients for their alternative capital stew.
February 24, 2015
The Epicenter
Industry The Epicenter
Its culture of fairness keeps the British capital at the center of everything.
September 28, 2014
Geography of a Market
Lifestyle Geography of a Market
Visit The Cheese Grater and The Walkie-Talkie.
August 28, 2014
20:25 Vision
Industry 20:25 Vision
Lloyd’s new chairman, John Nelson, focuses on brokers and sets his sights on e...
September 11, 2012
Small, But Not Small-Minded
Lifestyle Small, But Not Small-Minded
Jörg Schmidt is the captain of his own ship, keeping his international brokerag...
November 24, 2010
Righting the Ship
Lifestyle Righting the Ship
Graham Clarke builds London’s employee-owned Miller with publicly owned discip...
May 1, 2010