Changing risks

cyber security

Aon highlights 8 cyber risk areas

2019-02-13T18:15:00+00:00

Game-changing business opportunities are created, as well as risks, as companies continue to use technology to speed up information transfer, according to re/insurance broker Aon

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Political risks dominate WEF risk report

2019-01-18T16:52:00+00:00

Polarisation of politics and societies, and a weakening of the rules-based international system were headline threats in this year’s Global Risks Report 2019, published by the World Economic Forum as policymakers met in Davos

Maya Bundt

What insurers need to know about cyber risks

2019-01-17T14:46:00+00:00

In a digitally-connected world, cyber risks are growing in frequency and impact. Swiss Re cyber experts Maya Bundt and Eric Durand drill down on what needs to be done to protect insurers against the impending risk

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Class action litigation spreading globally - Clyde & Co

2019-01-16T17:57:00+00:00

The spread of collective redress around the world means risks and opportunities for liability underwriters

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No climate change rise in hurricane activity – report

2019-01-14T11:53:00+00:00

Global warming has not resulted in an increased in hurricanes and typhoons, according to a GWPF paper

Pandemic

Pandemic risk: 100 years since Spanish flu

2018-12-12T09:30:00+00:00

The potential for devastating pandemics is still there, with major accumulation risks for insurers and reinsurers increasingly relevant for non-life lines of business. By David Benyon

Marriott

Cyber insurers seek opportunities from $300m Marriott breach

2018-12-05T12:14:00+00:00

The ABI said the latest data breach incident highlighted how vital cyber insurance is for all firms to have in place