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Rising insolvency fears drive trade credit demand

Toys R Us and Carillion are among the high profile failures fuelling increased interest in trade credit insurance

International United Kingdom Political Risk and Trade

Specialty Updates

'It is vital the credit insurance market continues to evolve and develop'
Liberty Specialty Markets creates Paris-based terrorism role
Liberty to write fine art and specie from Paris office
UK trade credit claims rise to highest level for eight years
Focus: Underwriting at street level in Lebanon
Focus: London market must beware the fall of Isis
Stable credit insurance claims expected despite increased insured volumes
Rising insolvency fears drive trade credit demand
AFL hires Ed's Mott to lead commercial marine division
Channel and Canopius join Liberty in $27bn London trade credit consortium
International Group invites brokers to tender for $3bn reinsurance programme
XL Catlin hires Harris as EMEA energy head
Trade credit re/insurers take on longer-tail risks as softening continues
London's hull and cargo market sails into 2018 on wave of cautious optimism
P&I clubs grow at February 20 renewal
BMS launches direct energy unit with triple hire
P&I renewals: high burn, low churn
Brazilian bandits force cash in transit exposure rethink
P&I clubs secure further savings at reinsurance renewal
Shipping boom set to boost P&I clubs in 2018
Ryan Specialty agrees to buy UK managing general agent Lodestar Marine
Brit adds yacht and cargo specialists to US marine team
Marine market sees ‘light on the horizon’ despite continued overcapacity
XL Catlin promotes MacColl to succeed retiring Talbot as global head of hull
Terrorism underwriters must evolve as threat set to stay high in 2018

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