Prem Watsa
Fairfax Financial Chairman and CEO

Fairfax’s Watsa Says Deflation ‘In the Air’

Prem Watsa is betting on U.S. government debt at his Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. to guard against deflation amid stagnation in European economies and slumps in commodity prices and Chinese real ...
Allied World

Allied World Grabs Blue Vista Stake

Allied World Assurance Co. agreed to take a stake in private-equity firm Blue Vista Capital Management LLC in a push into real estate investing. The insurer will also invest $225 million of its ...

California State Fund Appoints CFO

California’s State Compensation Insurance Fund, the state’s largest provider of workers compensation insurance, has appointed Peter Guastamachio as its chief financial ...