In a year where regulation, natural disasters, consolidation and cyber/digital again look set to make waves, and when the country could learn if it’s in or out of the European Union, Post had a mind mapping session – with a bottle of wine – to see who are likely to be the biggest influencers or dare we say disrupters in the insurance market in 2016. With staff reshuffles aplenty in 2015, more than 50% are new entries, which prove there could be some new names among the headlines over the next 12 months.
Capital ratios for Slovenian insurance companies could be lower under Solvency II than they were under the Solvency I regime, according to Fitch Ratings.
German insurer Signal Iduna has introduced a software solution from Friss to fight fraud in a more structured and effective way within the claims process.
Nearly three quarters of UK SMEs struggle to export beyond the European Union meaning they could be disproportionately disadvantaged if the UK votes to leave the EU in an upcoming referendum, RSA research has found.
As the excitement builds across much of Asia for the countdown to Chinese New Year, Markel's Matthew Cannock gives a stark warning to the industry.