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Covid-19

International Group will resist Covid exclusions by reinsurance market

The coronavirus pandemic has dictated the agenda of the International Group of P&I Clubs for much of this year, but that does not mean other challenges faced by the sector have become any less pressing, according to the group’s chairman and chief executive

Coronavirus Marine

Viewpoint: London's return to the workplace is a mental health matter

As London market companies start to return to their offices, it is critical management maintains regular contact with staff, listens to their concerns and acts on them

Coronavirus People

Viewpoint: The industry must do more to mitigate the risks of mental health issues

The need for London market businesses to address mental health issues in the workplace has never been more urgent

Coronavirus Risk Management

Viewpoint: ‘Insurtech collaboration crucial to overcome Covid-19 challenge’

These are testing times for both insurtechs and traditional insurers as they struggle to adjust to the impact of the pandemic on investor confidence and customer trust and behaviour

Insurtech Coronavirus
Cyber

Focus: Ransomware is an issue for the reinsurance market

Diversifying a portfolio by taking on a range of industries or sizes of risks to mitigate peak exposures has not proved effective in reducing the threat of ransomware

Focus Cyber

Viewpoint: Cyber risk models must evolve with the changing threat

Cyber risk models must be sufficiently flexible to accommodate new scenarios based on risk trends and changing insurance policy terms and conditions

Cyber International

Legal Focus: Turkish law’s lack of definitions is a challenge for cyber insurers

There are a number of legislative challenges facing the cyber insurance market in Turkey

Legal focus Cyber

Focus: The market must adopt a risk-based approach to cyber

A market disruption similar to that caused by Hurricane Andrew is inevitable if insurers continue to manage their cyber exposures as they do at present

Focus Technology
Insurtech

Viewpoint: ‘Insurtech collaboration crucial to overcome Covid-19 challenge’

These are testing times for both insurtechs and traditional insurers as they struggle to adjust to the impact of the pandemic on investor confidence and customer trust and behaviour

Insurtech Coronavirus

AI makes inroads into reinsurance automation

But a lack of standardisation is creating challenges for those looking to adopt the technology

Reinsurance Insurtech

Viewpoint: To close the protection gap, regulation must evolve to accommodate insurtech

Governments need to update regulations to enable the use of tech-driven insurance solutions

Insurtech Regulation

Viewpoint: This is the next stage, not the end, of the insurtech promise

There remain huge opportunities for technology-based companies across the insurance ecosystem, but few are able or willing to pursue them in the present environment

International Insurtech
Marine

International Group will resist Covid exclusions by reinsurance market

The coronavirus pandemic has dictated the agenda of the International Group of P&I Clubs for much of this year, but that does not mean other challenges faced by the sector have become any less pressing, according to the group’s chairman and chief executive

Coronavirus Marine

Viewpoint: Discipline and data are critical to building a sustainable marine cargo market

The volume of information and data needed to maintain a sustainable cargo portfolio is brought into sharp focus when there is major market-shifting event

Marine International

Focus: Shipping losses are rising in Asia

Asian waters accounted for a third of a large vessels lost at sea globally, even as large shipping losses are at a record low having fallen by over 20% year-on-year

Focus Marine

Legal Focus: Crewing warranties and the Insurance Act 2015

The act introduces novel and far-reaching changes to the law

Legal focus Marine

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ID Comment: Restoring trust and confidence among buyers
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Further loss events could make 2020 the costliest claims year on record

 



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StockWatch: Lloyd's stocks fall as Beazley ups Covid losses

Insurance stocks sink as lockdown fears rock global markets

 




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