Leading cyber insurance specialist Chubb has been targeted by hackers who claim to have encrypted files and stolen data.
The popularity of the Chelsea Flower Show has driven demand for small florists to start up and for larger garden centres to expand. Are their insurance needs being met though?
Just over two years since the takeover of Henderson by Aon its leaders met with Emmanuel Kenning to discuss how the deal came about, why now is the right time to rebrand after the heavy lifting of the integration has been completed and what comes next…
A mandate issued by Lloyd’s of London with the aim of tackling the issue of insurers’ exposure to silent cyber coverage has led to questions over how some cyber-related risks will be underwritten in future.
Digital Risks has hailed new lead investor BHL Holdings as a potential game changer in terms of the SME specialist insurtech realising its global ambitions.
The Office for National Statistics has judged that Pool Re should be classified as part of the central government subsector in a surprise move that has raised questions about the future of the mutual reinsurer.
The Financial Conduct Authority has confirmed it will be contacting individuals after their confidential information was published on its website by mistake.
Cybercriminals are increasingly using crisis events such as the ongoing Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak to breach the security systems of businesses and individuals.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson may be the Brexiteers’ main man, but can he also deliver the goods when it comes to caring for the UK’s growing elderly population?
The wait began in 2017, and many of us felt that the agonising limbo might never end. But after two and a half years, the wait is finally over. That’s right: Kesha’s new album is out today.
2020 could prove to be a year of significant risk tipping points for insurers, many of them driven by fast-paced political and cultural change says Simon Laird, global head of insurance at RPC.
Legislation announced yesterday to protect internet-connected household devices from cyber-attacks sits at the “baseline” of what could be done but is a “step in the right direction,” insurers said.
Insurer Aviva has said there was ‘no issue with personal data’ in thousands of emails it sent out mistakenly calling customers Michael.
The Chartered Insurance Institute’s Society of Underwriting Professionals has launched a good practice guide on cyber covering data, coverage, cyber incidents and basic precautions.
Microsoft’s data breach, which saw details of a reported 250 million customers made available online, could leave insureds facing knock-on phishing attempts and the tech giant facing a fine.
As the January sales draw to an end consumers aren't the only ones with deals on their minds.
CFC has bought London-based insurtech Threatinformer for an undisclosed sum.
Blog: How cyber security ‘scoring’ could be the solution to drawbacks in cyber security risk modelling
Cybercrime is becoming an increasingly sophisticated and widespread issue. As we enter a new decade, it’s clear that few individuals, organisations and governments will be exempt from danger writes Andrew Martin, CEO at DynaRisk.
The Financial Conduct Authority has issued a warning after what appears to be data held by the regulator appeared for sale on a website.
Blog: How artificial intelligence is altering the landscape of liability for the healthcare industry
Missed, inappropriately delayed, or simply just wrong – these are all types of human diagnostic errors hampering healthcare systems and not only are they more common than you might think, some experts believe these errors to be the third-leading cause of…
Risk managers have never been busier, Zurich’s group chief risk officer Peter Giger said, as he urged businesses to address environmental risks sooner rather than later.
Companies face “a critical impact” if they fail to address cyber and climate risks, the CEO of Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty has warned.
Capsicum Re could seek to expand its presence in the US through acquisitions, Gallagher UK broking and underwriting CEO Simon Matson has said, following the company’s acquisition of the reinsurance broker.
Foreign exchange currency provider Travelex, which has been hit with a ransomware attack, has not reported a data breach, the Information Commissioner’s Office has said.