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Political Risk & Trade

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Focus: The market needs to change the way it views trade credit risk

Trade credit insurers will need access to better-quality risk data if they are to weather the future onslaught of claims once government support is lifted

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Focus: Technology will secure the future of the credit risk market

AI-driven underwriting will not only save costs, but also provide an unbiased assessment of a risk and improve the quality and the efficiency of the services provided by credit insurers

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Focus: Insurer reserves will fend off spectre of emerging market debt default

Despite the depth of the crisis, the insurance market is not expecting governments to fail, but multiple claims in multiple countries through defaults on individual contracts are expected

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Focus: Innovation will be central to the trade credit market’s resilience

Continued government support, increased due diligence and more imaginative approach to credit risk by insurers will be necessary to stave off a wave corporate defaults post-Covid

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Focus: Economic and political pressures in Latin America will test resolve of global market

Local partnerships and a clear strategy will be essential for international carriers seeking opportunities in a regional market beset by challenges

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Focus: Brokers must challenge the blanket application of riot exclusions

The imposition of strike, riot and civil commotion exclusions by carriers in the regional terror market is creating gaps in cover and leaving insureds without adequate protection

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