Marsh’s Edel Ryan on whether a government backed scheme will be the X Factor for live events

Edel Ryan, head of strategic business development, UK & Ireland for sport, entertainment and media industry at Marsh

With normality beginning to make a return and the government having rolled out ‘Freedom Day’ on 19 July Edel Ryan, head of strategic business development, UK and Ireland for sport, entertainment and media industry at Marsh, asks if we can expect the come-back of the much anticipated live events industry to fuel growth in the contingency insurance market?

The live events industry was among the first to be impacted by Covid-19 in March 2020 and is set to be one of the last to reopen its doors.

With Wembley filled with more than 60,000 football fans for

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