The pandemic is a catalyst for building business resilience 19th July 2021

By Bethany Greenwood, Head of Cyber & Executive Risk at Beazley

Climate, parametrics, and the hard market on Water Special Interest Group agenda 19th July 2021

Airmic’s Water Special Interest Group has debated a range of hot topics in recent meetings, its chair, Philip Robinson, tells Airmic News.

Interview with best-selling author Michele Wucker 30th June 2021

Michele Wucker, author of The Gray Rhino, spoke at Airmic’s fastTrack Forum on 8 July, talking about her new book, You Are What You Risk. She spoke to Airmic News before the event.

Eight insurers announce net zero commitment 19th July 2021

Insurers and reinsurers have announced a new collaborative commitment to a net-zero emissions economy.

ABI board reforms aimed at priorities to strengthen trust in insurance 19th July 2021

The ABI has announced an overhaul of its board, including recruitment of a new independent chair, a new president and deputy president, and a board-level Reputation and Customers Committee.

GILC publishes Risk Radar 2021 global report of legal risks 19th July 2021

The Risk Radar study includes a legal risk briefing from each member of the global network of insurance law firms.

European floods - Airmic CEO comment 19th July 2021

Airmic’s chief executive has issued a comment in response to the devastating flooding that struck parts of Western Europe, especially Germany, in the past week.

Renewables on the rise 19th July 2021

By Warren Diogo, Head of London Market Renewable Energy at Sompo International

21st June 2021

Cyber-crime gangs engaged in online extortion are increasingly resembling drug cartels in their collaborative tactics, according to a study from analytics firm CyberCube.

21st June 2021

Control Risks raises some key issues for victims of ransomware to consider before paying out a ransom.

21st June 2021

A worsening risk landscape for cyber threats – headlined by ransomware attacks – means insurers need to reassess how they think about cyber risk, warns a report from AM Best.

21st June 2021

Two of the UK’s leading insurance figures have spoken exclusively to Airmic Talks in a new series of interviews focused on ‘insurance beyond the hard market’.

18th June 2021

Airmic responds to the Government’s announcement of a four-week extension before implementing Step Four of its Roadmap out of lockdown.

18th May 2021

Crises tend to fast-forward technology and innovation, and the pandemic has been no exception, writes Airmic News Editor Dave Benyon.

Richard Talboys, Executive Director, Financial Solutions, Willis Towers Watson
17th May 2021

Prior to March 2020, pricing for trade credit insurance was historically low, capacity was high and policy structures were extremely flexible, following a decade of softening terms and rates driven by strong economic growth, low insolvency rates and increased capacity. 

17th May 2021

Risk has grown more nebulous and insurance needs to catch up, says Sheila Cameron, CEO of the Lloyd’s Market Association, speaking about a new study undertaken for the London Market Group.

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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

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.

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.