Companies must act to ensure sweeping generational stereotypes are not unconsciously acted upon in the workplace, Willis Towers Watson’s UK chief operating officer Kate Roy has said.
Insurance companies are among a group of more than 80 UK businesses that have urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to show “strong leadership” to ensure the upcoming COP26 climate summit is a success.
An organisation championing autistic people and other neurodiverse people within the insurance sector is appealing for financial backing from the industry.
Julian Radcliffe, founder and chairman of the Art Loss Register, explains how the Watch Register – the ALR's dedicated service for the watch trade – is working with insurers and law enforcement to find stolen watches and catch thieves and fraudsters.
Time is running out for Lloyd’s syndicates that have been unable to profitably remediate their books of business, market executives signalled on Thursday as they reported £1.4bn in profits for the first half of the year.
Avantia has secured further investment from private equity backers ECI, which it will use to expand the capabilities and applications of its machine learning technology and boost the profile of its Homeprotect brand.
Insurers could still face claims for damages relating to the late payment of Covid-19 business interruption claims under an as yet untested part of the law, according to lawyers.
Floods caused by torrential rain across western and central Europe in July are likely to become the continent’s costliest weather event, raising the question of how prepared at-risk communities and insurers are to deal with the onset of climate change.
Zurich UK has reported double-digit growth for the first half of 2021, led by SME and mid-market commercial business.
Motorbike specialist MCE Insurance has appointed Paul Ormiston as claims director and Leonard Labinjo as finance director.
MS Amlin, Liberty Mutual and Zurich have argued that pub chain Stonegate “has no further claim” against them and that even if it did, its £845m claim estimate is “hugely overstated”.
The UK government has struck a deal with Lloyd’s insurers to ensure live events will be able to purchase cover for cancellation due to government Covid restrictions from next month.
Willis Towers Watson is exploring "strategic alternatives" for Willis Re but not other parts of the business, CEO John Haley said on Tuesday.
Hiscox is seeking to cut its reinsurance exposure to cyber-attacks and refocus its retail cyber insurance portfolio on smaller businesses amid the global surge in ransomware attacks.
West Midlands-based motor broker Think Insurance has appointed Russell Bence as its commercial director, Post can reveal.
The arbitrators who heard the dispute over business interruption claims between Hiscox and the Hiscox Action Group said that furlough payments ought not to be deducted from claims awards, Post can reveal.
The soft motor insurance market needs to turn sooner rather than later if some market players are to avoid “unpleasant financial results” in the years ahead, Sabre CEO Geoff Carter has warned.
A business interruption claim for Covid-19 losses brought by the Stonegate Pub Company against three insurers could cause the cost of the pandemic to the wider insurance market to rocket if it is successful, lawyers have told Post.