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New Ogden rate will disappoint insurers and policyholders 1st August 2019

The government has surprised many in the insurance market by setting the revised Ogden discount rate at -0.25%.

October ERM Forum open for registration 1st August 2019

Airmic's annual enterprise risk management conference will take place on 9 October at etc. venues in the City of London, the association has announced.

FERMA Forum open for registration 1st August 2019

Berlin event is free for risk managers

Airmic moves office! 6th August 2019

New premises offer more flexible space for members

Is the risk profession ignoring the wider implications of Brexit? 1st August 2019

We need to understand what caused Brexit, why it's here and how it will impact the future in the broadest sense, argues Jonathan Blackhurst, director, head of risk management at Capita.

Neal Croft is global client relationship director at Willis Towers Watson
Rethinking geopolitical risk 6th August 2019

The most successful businesses recognise that geopolitics is about more than just war and terrorism. Neal Croft from Willis Towers Watson argues that organisations should mobilise expertise from across the business if they are to tackle this challenging peril.

Tips for managing your reputation after a data breach 1st August 2019

Surveys show that customers are more concerned about the security of their personal data than ever before. All organisations are vulnerable so having a robust response plan in place is vital for regaining trust in the event of a breach. Sarah Hewitt from Gallagher and Ciaran Simms from Travelers Insurance offer practical advice.

Cyber: does your insurance cover regulatory fines? 1st August 2019

Recent developments in the legal and regulatory environment will impact business' loss exposure and insurance coverage after a cyber event. Greig Anderson, Rachelle Waxman and Sarah Irons from law firm Herbert Smith Freehills explain.

Strength in numbers: why big businesses are promoting SME resilience 1st August 2019

Business in the Community, The Prince's Responsible Network, is on a mission to improve risk awareness among communities. Harriet Walker explains why it matters and how large companies can play their part.

Transportation risk: are you neglecting supply chain safety? 1st August 2019

Over a third of occupation-related deaths occur on the road. With growing pressure to consider corporate risks "beyond the company gates", Marcus Beard and George Simpson from Arthur D. Little put the spotlight on transportation governance, including practical advice for achieving best practice.

Kasper Nielsen, chief strategy officer at Reputation Institute
"Most ERM frameworks don't factor in reputation" 1st August 2019

Interview: Kasper Nielsen of Reputation Institute explains why most organisations still don't understand how to manage their reputation, and discusses his plans to make reputation insurance possible.

Airmic urges government to provide clarity on online harms proposals 1st August 2019

Association submits formal response to consultation

27th June 2019

Risk management is moving from the back office to centre stage, creating opportunities for risk and insurance professionals to reposition themselves as valued strategic business partners, the results of the 2019 Airmic member survey have revealed.

27th June 2019

New initiative addresses "ambitious but important" goal

27th June 2019

The analyses "demand action" from risk managers, senior management and the insurance market

27th June 2019

Members have until 17 July to respond; Christophe Bourdaire of Sovos explains the key points

27th June 2019

Airmic has published a boardroom edition of its flagship research report, Roads to Revolution. The report provides advice for boards and senior executives who are seeking to manage risk and resilience in the context of the digital age.

27th June 2019

Airmic's Leadership Group met with the Financial Conduct Authority in Harrogate to discuss the findings of the FCA's recent Wholesale Insurance Broker Market Study. The debate was conducted under Chatham House rules. The following are some highlights of the lively discussion.

John Ludlow, Airmic CEO
27th June 2019

Short notice is harming renewal process, Airmic CEO warns.

27th June 2019

Companies need "operational and strategic agility" to move decisively

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30th November 2016

Although Theresa May has said that "Brexit means Brexit", there is still a huge amount of uncertainty and debate about what it will actually look like. Ben Waterton of Arthur J. Gallagher urges risk managers to act now.

1st November 2016

Changes brought about by the Insurance Act 2015 in relation to basis clauses, warranties and other terms may have the knock-on effect of seeing the increased use of conditions precedent in policy wordings.  Paul Lewis and Laura Moorhead of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP exp

5th March 2018

Christopher Bourdaire of Sovos | FiscalReps

29th November 2016

Cyber-attacks have become a fact of business life and being unprepared is no excuse. Sarah Hewitt of Arthur J. Gallagher offers advice on what an effective breach response plan should look like.

1st May 2016

Airmic’s new website will be live in time for the annual conference with a different look and feel, greater ease of use, more member focus and compatibility with tablets and smart phones.

30th June 2015

Airmic has released a step-by-step guide to managing reputational risk and laid the foundations for increased insurance cover for losses incurred as a result of reputational damage.

30th June 2015

Policyholders should be willing to pay higher insurance premiums for contract certainty, according to an Airmic report on the importance of business-critical insurance launched at its annual conference.

31st July 2013

Airmic has set up the fastTrack scheme to give young risk managers help with their careers. It is also open to more experienced members who have taken on new roles. Fifty five people have so far expressed an interest in taking part. More

3rd November 2014

fastTrack’s deputy chair talks to Airmic News about its first one-day forum Developing Tomorrow’s Risk Leaders.