Industry loss warranties could play a bigger role in cyber as it becomes a long-tail risk, explains Tom Johansmeyer, assistant vice-president at Verisk Insurance Solutions
Faced with events that cascade from one risk class to others, insurers need to review their underwriting strategies.
Effective cyber security programmes are becoming an increasing priority for businesses as cyber-attacks grow, a conference heard.
Hiscox has appointed ex-GCHQ director Robert Hannigan as special advisor on cyber security to provide the business with intelligence on cyber risks and products.
The significance of intellectual property risks has not translated into a large demand for IP insurance policies - yet
Neil Ross and Delvin Tillett, senior vice-president and assistant vice-president for underwriting at Axis Pro Europe, explain how insurers and underwriters can make cyber policies relevant in today's fast-moving business environment.
Susanna Marsden, claims executive at the TT Club, looks at the causes of cyber crime, risks to ports and ships, as well as the practical issues affecting insurers and brokers.
Insurers offering cyber policies may see themselves having to adjust the wording of their cyber policies as the General Data Protection Regulation comes into effect.
CFC Underwriting has launched a dark web monitoring tool for its cyber insurance policyholders.
Specialty Lloyd’s managing general agent Sciemus is set to rebrand after securing an investing partnership with HSCM Bermuda.
The inaugural Claims Conference Sydney took place on 29 August. Chairman Andrew Tjaardstra summarises four key themes from the event.
Ransomware hacks now account for 25% of cyber attacks in the UK, according to research.
Global P&C insurer Chubb has made one promotion and relocated another staff member to bolster its Asia-Pacific cyber team.
Experienced former broker and underwriter Sue Yen Leow has joined international loss adjuster GM Consultant as business development manager, Asia-Pacific.
Brokers can use technology to make marginal gains that will add up in the long term, making their business a success, writes Ed Pugh, sales & marketing director at Red Crake.
Cyber has dropped from the biggest concern among insurance bosses to seventh, according to the latest CEO Outlook from consultancy KPMG.
Cyber insurance cover is an increasingly important focus area for HDI Global, according to CEO Christian Hinsch.
In an industry first, Munich Re has launched insurance cover to help tackle cyber exposures posed to the independent upstream oil and gas sector.
From change management to cyber risk, Onno Bloemers, head of insurance at Delta Capita, explains why insurers need to look beyond Brexit to the wider challenges facing the industry.
As cyber and terror risks trigger new types of business interruption, insurers are becoming the go-to resource for expertise.
UK businesses underestimate how long the effect of a cyber attack will last, with 50% expecting to be fully operational after just 48 hours following an attack.
Following the global ransomware attack named as Wanna Cry in May Asian firms are becoming more interested in cyber insurance.
The insurance industry has critcised the government statement of intent on the new data protection bill saying it fails to address concerns on processing sensitive data without obtaining explicit consent.
Insurers will need to get the consent from their policyholders to collect their personal data, under regulation coming into force next year