Case Studies

In-house actuarial function at approved start-up Lloyd’s managing agent

We have been the in-house actuarial function for a start-up managing agency since early 2014 supporting the managing agency in all actuarial areas in their successful entrance into the Lloyd’s market, with the new syndicate approved to begin writing business in early 2015. We have continued to support the start-up agency post go-live.

The core actuarial work for the SBF, capital model, reserving, pricing and documentation are outlined below. More

Dynamo advise managing agency in capital model tender process

Dynamo were engaged to provide advice to a managing agency who are looking to re-platform their capital model. The importance of selecting the correct technology is very important for both regulatory requirements and strategic use, and we were asked to sit on the selection panel to contribute an independent, unbiased opinion on each vendor and the ability of each product to fit the profile of the syndicates under management. More

Due diligence for buy-side M&A

We have been providing ongoing support to a large insurer for the due diligence process for proposed acquisitions. Our client engages us to perform an actuarial review of liabilities for acquisitions with very uncertain long-tailed books of business. The liabilities have typically had an emphasis on UK asbestos. More