Covéa pulls the plug on PartnerRe acquisition

Collapse of $9bn deal was put down to the Covid-19 pandemic


Covéa to acquire PartnerRe for $9bn

The French mutual insurer entered talks over the deal in February


Covéa in talks over PartnerRe acquisition

Media reports said talks over a $9bn deal were underway


Scor wins early court case against Barclays in Covéa takeover dispute

The French reinsurer is pursuing civil action against Barclays for breach of confidence


Scor reveals technology spend on IFRS 17/9

CEO has no regrets over Covea rejection


Shareholders back Scor chief Denis Kessler and reject CIAM resolution

French investment fund CIAM had called for Kessler to separate his roles


La Parisienne plans UK operation to counter Brexit

Markel International completes transferring business to Germany, for same reason


Settling a Scor

The fallout between French insurers Scor and Covéa over the latter’s proposed takeover bid quickly erupted into a very public feud, the likes of which are seldom seen. With legal and civil actions commencing soon, how have reputations been affected? Paul Walsh investigates


Scor chief Kessler attacks Covéa's "large war chest"

Mutual insurer should return surplus capital to members


Kessler rebukes CIAM chief for "slanderous" comments on Covéa brawl

Activist investor CIAM has weighed in on the bitter feud between Scor and Covéa