BEZ.L - Beazley plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
536.50
+6.00 (+1.13%)
At close: 4:35PM GMT
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Previous Close530.50
Open529.50
Bid536.50 x 0
Ask537.00 x 0
Day's Range527.00 - 536.50
52 Week Range486.60 - 634.00
Volume871,642
Avg. Volume1,811,562
Market Cap2.842B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.28
PE Ratio (TTM)17.71
EPS (TTM)30.30
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.12 (2.24%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-08-01
1y Target Est7.58
  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley launches life sciences insurance for small businesses

    Chicago, Dec. 05, 2019 -- Beazley, a leading insurer of healthcare professional liability and miscellaneous medical risks, has launched an innovative life sciences proposition.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley hires executive risk underwriter on the West Coast

    New York, Dec. 02, 2019 -- Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Rozina Karimali as executive risk underwriter within the cyber & executive risk division. Based in San.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley U.S. hospital claims data: Medical malpractice more costly; steep increase in largest claims

    The average cost of a medical malpractice claim in the U.S. has increased by 50% since 2009 with a sharp rise in the number of claims of more than $5 million over the last four years, according to Beazley, a leading insurer of hospital professional liability (HPL). It was based on data from Aon’s extensive hospital and physician professional liability claims database and Beazley’s database of more than 850,000 unique professional liability claims, representing 47% of all U.S. hospital beds.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Lou Ann Layton honored with insurance industry award

    Beazley’s head of broker relations & marketing, Lou Ann Layton, has been honored for her substantial contribution to the professional liability insurance industry by The Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS). Ms Layton received the PLUS1 Award today at the opening ceremony of the society’s annual conference, which is taking place this year in Washington D.C. and expected to attract in excess of 2,000 industry practitioners. Ms Layton joined Beazley in December 2018 to lead Beazley’s global broker distribution and marketing strategy following more than three decades in leadership roles at Marsh, most recently as head of the US south east region.

  • Reuters

    UPDATE 2-European shares break 5-day winning run as Trump dampens trade talk hopes

    European shares broke a five-day winning streak on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he has not agreed to roll back tariffs on China, adding to uncertainties on whether the two sides were really getting close to signing a partial deal. The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended 0.3% lower after gaining 2.5% over the last five sessions.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Diamond to lead Beazley’s group claims function

    Beazley’s head of third-party complex claims Beth Diamond is to succeed Anthony Hobkinson as group head of claims following Anthony’s decision to retire from his current role in February 2020. Ms Diamond joined Beazley as claims team leader in 2006 when she became Beazley’s first claims representative in the United States. A trained lawyer, she initially focused on cyber, technology and media claims at Beazley before her promotion to lead complex claims in 2015.

  • Shareholders Are Thrilled That The Beazley (LON:BEZ) Share Price Increased 126%
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    Shareholders Are Thrilled That The Beazley (LON:BEZ) Share Price Increased 126%

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  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley builds large commercial property capability in US

    Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Matthew Westhoff as head of US large commercial property based in New York. Reporting to Beazley’s global head of commercial property, Simon Jackson, Mr Westhoff will manage the US-based team, working alongside the property team in London.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley adds to healthcare liability team with Atlanta hire

    Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Hannah Smith as a miscellaneous medical underwriter within its US healthcare team. Based in Atlanta, Ms Smith will underwrite a range of miscellaneous medical professional liability (MPL) risks, from blood and tissue banks through to laboratories and medical clinics, on both a primary and an excess basis. Ms Smith joins Beazley after six-and-a-half years at Hiscox USA, most recently serving as regional lead, managing a team of professional liability (PL) underwriters, and as PL senior underwriter.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley reports a 37% rise in ransomware incidents

    Beazley data reveals an increase in ransomware attacks against IT vendors as cyber criminals exploit weak security programs to target both the vendor and their clients. One quarter (24%) of all ransomware incidents reported to Beazley Breach Response (BBR) Services – Beazley’s in-house breach response team – in the third quarter of 2019, were found to have started with an attack on an IT vendor or managed service provider (MSP). The spike in these attacks contributed to an overall 37% increase in reported incidents of ransomware in Q3 compared to the previous three months.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of BEZ.L earnings conference call or presentation 3-Feb-17 10:59am GMT

    Q4 2016 Beazley PLC Earnings Presentation

  • Does Beazley plc's (LON:BEZ) CEO Pay Reflect Performance?
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    Does Beazley plc's (LON:BEZ) CEO Pay Reflect Performance?

    David Horton has been the CEO of Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) since 2008. First, this article will compare CEO compensation...

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley launches Title IX coverage for educational institutions

    Specialist insurer Beazley has launched today a comprehensive policy covering infringements of Title IX, the federal law prohibiting discrimination based on sex in any public education program. The policy provides coverage for employment practices liability (EPL) and sexual misconduct & molestation liability (SML) for educational institutions in the US that receive federal funding. Lawsuits brought by students against educational institutions have evolved since the Title IX federal law was first passed.

  • How Many Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) Shares Have Insiders Sold, In The Last Year?
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    How Many Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) Shares Have Insiders Sold, In The Last Year?

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  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley U.S. Accident & Health is now Beazley Benefits

    Minneapolis, Aug. 13, 2019 -- Beazley U.S. Accident & Health announced today that it has changed its marketing name to “Beazley Benefits.” “We concluded that Beazley.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley appoints Will Roscoe to lead smart tracker syndicate

    Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed Will Roscoe as head of Beazley’s ‘smart tracker’ special purpose syndicate 5623. In this capacity, he will be responsible for setting the syndicate’s growth strategy, underwriting the portfolio and working closely with brokers to create new facilities. Set up in 2018, the smart tracker syndicate provides investors with the opportunity to track Lloyd’s market business while providing returns that aim to be less volatile and consistently above the Lloyd’s average.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley adds cyber & tech underwriters to US team

    Specialist insurer Beazley has appointed three new underwriters to the US cyber & technology team that has grown by 25% in the past two years. Zachary Manuel has joined Beazley’s Southcentral team in Dallas from The Hartford where he was a technology and life sciences underwriter covering the California brokerage community. Cory Yost has joined the Southeast team in the Atlanta office from CNA Insurance where he was a financial institutions underwriter on the Southeastern professional lines team.

  • Interested In Beazley plc (LON:BEZ)’s Upcoming 0.7% Dividend? You Have 4 Days Left
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    Interested In Beazley plc (LON:BEZ)’s Upcoming 0.7% Dividend? You Have 4 Days Left

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of BEZ.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Jul-19 9:00am GMT

    Half Year 2019 Beazley PLC Earnings Call

  • Should You Buy Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) For Its 2.2% Dividend?
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    Should You Buy Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) For Its 2.2% Dividend?

    Dividend paying stocks like Beazley plc (LON:BEZ) tend to be popular with investors, and for good reason - some...

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley Canada expands healthcare liability team

    Leading specialist insurer Beazley has hired Derek Dow in its Vancouver office to support the growth of its healthcare liability book and Canadian operation. Mr Dow has been appointed to underwrite large risk life sciences and miscellaneous medical malpractice and will report to Evan Smith, Beazley’s Toronto-based global head of miscellaneous medical. Commenting on Mr Dow’s appointment, Evan Smith said: “Our life sciences and misc med books are growing to meet rising demand for specialist insurance for everything from biotechnology and clinical trials through to developments in the rapidly evolving nutraceuticals space.

  • GlobeNewswire

    Beazley appoints cyber & technology underwriters in US

    Specialist insurer Beazley has hired two cyber & technology underwriters in the US to meet growing demand from middle market businesses for insurance cover for cyber, data security and privacy exposures. Jennifer Lushbough Beard joins Beazley from Chubb where she spent 12 years underwriting a range of professional, technology and cyber liability risks. Most recently she held the role of senior professional liability underwriter.

  • Business Wire

    AM Best Assigns Credit Ratings to Beazley America Insurance Company, Inc.

    AM Best has assigned a Financial Strength Rating of A and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a” to Beazley America Insurance Company, Inc. , a newly added member of Beazley USA Insurance Group .

  • What Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of Beazley plc (LON:BEZ)?
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    What Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of Beazley plc (LON:BEZ)?

    If you want to know who really controls Beazley plc (LON:BEZ), then you'll have to look at the makeup of its share...