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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

From left to right: James Tuplin, AXA XL, Shannan Fort , Aon and Graeme Newman, CFC Underwriting
27th June 2019

High profile cyber events, misleading language and an image problem are giving the false perception that the cyber insurance market is not fit for purpose, according to a cyber debate at Airmic's annual conference in Harrogate last month.

27th June 2019

Gallagher’s conference workshop explained exactly what is and isn’t covered by an insurance policy. In this article, Nick Wilson and Mark Rubidge explain the key points for achieving a watertight contract.

27th June 2019

Dave Brosnan, CEO of CNA Hardy, reveals the big trends highlighted in their spring business survey, and argues that risk managers, insurers and brokers must work closely together to achieve joined up thinking.

27th June 2019

Risk profession must reposition itself for the New World, says deputy CEO

27th June 2019

Includes practical advice to ensure captive governance is "fit for purpose"

Political presenter Andrew Neil
27th June 2019

Technology war is in early phase, and world must adapt, warns broadcaster.

Tim Murray, Airmic chairman
27th June 2019

The risk and insurance profession is facing a potential talent shortage as it adapts to the new business environment in which different types of risks are fast emerging, Tim Murray warned in his first speech as chairman of Airmic.

28th May 2019

The strategic importance of trust in corporate brands is growing, says Airmic CEO

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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

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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.