Paul Grant, associate at specialist commercial disputes firm Signature Litigation, examines the ramifications of Wahaca demanding its insurer pay out for losses incurred during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Insurers and buyers of directors and officers’ insurance could look to strike long-term agreements to lock in current rates, as both search for pricing stability.
With only a month to go until the Financial Conduct Authority's Consumer Duty comes into force, Laura Miller explores what steps can be taken to make sure insurers comply with the rules.
The Federation of European Risk Management Associations has called on public authorities to aid in resolving thorny issues facing the cyber insurance market.
The insurance value chain has to be shortened if the industry is to remain relevant to corporate clients, broking bosses have said.
Zach Cohen, catastrophe modeller at K2 International, troubleshoots code, deals with muddy paw prints and helps underwriters grasp the implications of earthquakes.
Current industry practices around commercial insurance renewals leave businesses vulnerable to cyber attacks, the founders of an industry-backed data sharing platform have said.
RSA is preparing to launch a cyber proposition with US-based managing general agent Resilience, the insurer’s UK specialty boss has said.
Nick Hobbs has been revealed as chief distribution officer for Allianz Commercial in the UK, effective immediately.
Broker Insights founder and CEO Fraser Edmond speaks to Insurance Post about the inefficiency of the commercial insurance space, bridging the knowledge gap between insurers and brokers, and how he hopes to more than triple the company's coverage by the…
As periods of financial distress can often lead to increased instances of non-performance of contract obligations, Edmund Tirbutt examines whether litigation liability insurance could be set for a boom.
Aviva CEO Amanda Blanc has said she hopes to continue to use the insurer’s voice to push for the “sustainability agenda.”
Data analysis: Claims statistics from cyber insurer Resilience shows transfer fraud and vendor data breach are far greater causes of loss than ransomware.
Debbie Calderbank, chief operating officer of portfolio risks at Fortegra Europe, prepares to expand lines of the specialty insurer’s underwriting capacity and gets addicted to Kevin Costner drama Yellowstone.
Hundreds of thousands of policyholders, who until now have been left uncompensated for pandemic losses, may be due payouts, following a Commercial Court judgment on ‘at-the-premises’ disease clauses.
Mexican restaurant chain Wahaca is seeking tens of millions of pounds from insurer QIC Europe in the latest Covid business interruption suit to hit the courts.
View from the top: Direct Line Group’s Steve Williams on how EVs could change the insurance industry landscape
Steven Williams, head of EV strategy at Direct Line Group, shares his views on how the electrification of the automotive industry could change the insurance landscape and what challenges lies ahead as we move towards the government’s 2030 ban on new…
Data Analysis: Data shows the parts of the insurance industry where women are most likely to be earning less than their male counterparts plus what action is actually closing the gender pay gap.
Josh Brown, head of technology PI at Markel International, proves working in insurance can be fun and games by talking to brokers about a product created for video game developers as well as spending time playing with his two young sons.
Six years on from the deaths of 72 people in the Grenfell Tower fire in London, Insurance Post can reveal the industry’s scheme to reduce the cost and risk of living in multi-storey buildings will go live this summer.
Startup Lukango is looking to revolutionise the UK microbusiness market by replicating $4bn insurtech Next's stateside success this side of the Atlantic.
Questions on aggregation and furlough that could alter the size of Covid business interruption payouts by tens or hundreds of millions of pounds are set to be revisited by the Court of Appeal later this year.
Simon McGinn, chief executive of Allianz Commercial, is set to step down on 1 July, the insurer announced.
We can today reveal the 12 firms that have been shortlisted for the two Best Insurance Employer categories at the 2023 British Insurance Awards.