Market moves: End of an era

Men shaking hands

There is only one place to start this month. After just shy of 10 years at the helm of Allianz UK, Andrew Torrance caught the market on the back foot with the announcement he would leave the UK and head stateside to California. He has agreed to take over the role of CEO at Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company. Not quite as exciting as it sounds, the Fireman’s Fund is a property and casualty insurer which provides personal and commercial insurance. It is part of the Allianz Group, with the insurer st