Make sure your insurance stands up post-Brexit - Leadership Group panel 1st October 2018

The Airmic Leadership Group held a summit to discuss measures being taken by the insurance market to mitigate the disruption caused by Brexit - and how risk managers can ensure their policies remain effective. The message from the panel of experts was an optimistic one - provided policyholders take certain precautions.

Professor Jeremy Farrar OBE
ERM Forum keynote speaker in plea for greater co-operation 1st October 2018

International co-operation is on the decline, posing unnecessary risk and uncertainty for countries and companies, according to the keynote speaker at next month's Airmic ERM Forum. Professor Jeremy Farrar, director of the Wellcome Trust, says the change is making it more difficult to get to grips with threats such as terrorism, global warming and pandemics.

29th August 2018

Businesses would benefit enormously from implementing risk management and business continuity strategies for hurricanes and other natural hazards. Owen Lewis of FM Global discusses what they can do.

Lynda Lucas, Airmic chair
29th August 2018

Airmic chair Lynda Lucas has urged all members to feel welcome to come forward and play an active role in the association. She wants people to realise that their contributions will be valued regardless of professional background. Mark Baylis reports.

Tracey Skinner, director-insurance & risk financing at BT Group plc
30th July 2018

Tracey Skinner is one of Airmic's big hitters. As Director of Insurance and Risk Financing at BT Group she heads up a team of eight with an overall insurance budget of £116 million and significant wider risk management responsibilities.

30th July 2018

The bulk of insurance purchased by Airmic members comes from the London market. Its world-leading expertise, though, has not always been matched by the accessibility or cost-effectiveness of its systems.

26th July 2018

The inaugural Business Excellence programme - held in partnership with XL Catlin - got off the ground last month with a full complement of twenty members taking part.

26th July 2018

The Airmic annual dinner - one of the great business networking events of the year - is open for bookings. Members who apply by September will get an Early Bird discount of £100 a place.

Julia Graham, deputy CEO and technical director, Airmic
26th July 2018

The 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code, published last month by the Financial Reporting Council, is shorter and sharper than its predecessor and emphasises the importance of the way in which boards and companies apply the spirit of the Code Principles.

25th July 2018

Airmic’s Technology Academy Day will explore the impact of technology and what Airmic members and their organisations need to do to prosper in the digital age. Keynote speaker Julian David, CEO of techUK told Mark Baylis that skill, diversity and data are key.​

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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 September 2016

Exhibition stands for the 2017 Airmic conference in Birmingham are now on sale to non-sponsors, the association has announced. The exhibition hall is one of the highlights of the annual Airmic conference, offering delegates networking opportunities, food and drink and entertainment.

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.