Changing risks

cyber security

Aon highlights 8 cyber risk areas


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


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

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What insurers need to know about cyber risks


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


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


No climate change rise in hurricane activity – report


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


Pandemic risk: 100 years since Spanish flu


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


Cyber insurers seek opportunities from $300m Marriott breach


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