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  • P&I renewal expected to see limited tonnage movement
  • Wider marine rate reductions have slowed or reversed, IUMI says
  • Underwriters assessing cash-in-transit exposures following losses in South America

P&I renewals: high burn, low churn

General increases could be back after rates hit rock bottom, clubs warn

Europe United Kingdom Marine

Carillion collapse offers a silver lining for credit insurers

Insurers are bracing for a costly domino effect as the failed construction giant’s debts work their way through an industry-wide supply chain. Yet this debacle only serves to promote the virtues of trade credit protection and may boost coverage uptake over the longer term

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'Insurers must be more responsive to change in the renewable energy sector'

Along with advances in technology, consolidation and the emergence of new maintenance models comes a more complex set of risks, which require different insurance solutions
Risk Management Energy Environment

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'Aviation insurers face a bittersweet 2018'

Premium levels are rising, but the market must endure a painful readjustment if it is to be sustainable 
Aviation Lloyds Specialty

Aviation updates

'Aviation insurers face a bittersweet 2018'
Munich Re increases stake in Global Aerospace
Marsh names Costin UK aviation head
Aviation insurers welcome UK drone rules
Catering to the claims of regional airlines
'Aviation reinsurance is down but far from out'
HDI Global aviation underwriter: 'Rates are inadequate and large claims are having no significant impact on renewals'
How models can disperse the dark clouds of volcanic ash
Managing the soaring costs of aircraft composite material claims
General aviation claims after Harvey Irma and Maria
Mapfre Global Risks' Smith: Global exposure
Reinsurance performance pushes Lloyd''s to sub-100 accident year ratio
Thomas Miller Specialty launches aviation unit with XL Catlin team
Mapfre Global Risks enters London aviation market with Willis hire
'Aircraft repair costs are taking off - the insurance industry must play its part in containing them'
Aviation insurers publish model Brexit clause for multi-year policies
Mapfre Global Risks plans to penetrate London market by targeting its weaknesses
Aviation investigation shows regulator is cutting its competition teeth
Liberty Specialty Markets names new head of aviation reinsurance
Global Aerospace to set up Paris subsidiary as Brexit contingency plan
AIG pulls out of Australian aviation market
Thomas to lead aviation war at Cathedral
Aviation war underwriter Carman takes off from Cathedral
AGCS promotes Hansen to lead global aviation business
JLT: Insurers must be ready to take advantage of commercialisation of space

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Willis Towers Watson appoints cargo and specie head

Patrick Murphy joins from Integro
International Willis Towers Watson Marine

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Political Risk & Trade Credit

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Carillion collapse offers a silver lining for credit insurers
XL promotes Zandvliet amid rising political risk demand in France
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The Lloyd's trade credit market has come of age
Trade credit insurance must evolve in response to the new digital economy
Six trade credit insurance issues to watch for in 2018
Trade credit outlook is rosy but the risks are considerable
Finding trade credit market opportunities amid the uncertainty of Brexit
Regulatory change will drive trade credit market evolution
Allianz to open cash tender offer for remaining Euler Hermes stake
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Risk Foresight: No end in sight to conflict in Libya as LNA’s Khalifa Haftar refuses to recognise LPA institutions
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Terrorism underwriters must evolve as threat set to stay high in 2018

With every sign that the likelihood of terrorist attacks in the UK will remain high in 2018, underwriters are developing their product suite

Terrorism Specialty

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