As SMEs in the UK face increasingly complex insurance needs, Jane Kielty, managing director, national at Aon Risk Solutions, reflects on how the industry can respond to these.
The year started with an executive merry-go-round but this week proved that less senior people were also liable to redundancy, as it was revealed that a total of 480 jobs are at risk as a result of the LV/Allianz deal.
The Federation of Small Businesses is launching its own broker following the termination of its affinity deal with Towergate.
While the US has led the consumer rights crusade against defective products, other countries are becoming increasingly protective, writes Lei Yu, managing director, Marsh Hong Kong and Macau.
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A survey of Singapore SMEs suggest half are confident the economy will grow this year.
There does not appear to be any slowdown in the number of insurtech start-ups that are aiming to mark their mark on the insurance sector.
Australian giant QBE has hired a senior manager from Allianz for a newly created SME role.
Global Risk Partners has acquired The County Group.
Bermuda-based Fidelis has taken an equity stake in small business MGA Firestone Surety.
Taking risks is in the DNA of many media and technology firms and insurance should be the enabler that allows them to do this effectively.
The competitive insurance market has triggered low premiums for professional indemnity cover but Terry Pegg, director of sales and marketing at Tokio Marine HCC, argues this does not mean that standards in policies or service levels should be slipping.
Getting the most out of unstructured data can be complex. A recent roundtable discussed the resources available for underwriters to approach and tackle the problem
Just one in ten UK small businesses have cyber insurance, according to a survey.
Simply Business is poised for further international expansion seven months on from its acquisition by Travelers.
New Zealand-based digital disruptor Delta Insurance has partnered with a Lloyd's syndicate to provide cyber, technology and financial lines insurance online in Singapore.
Allianz is launching a data initiative designed to reduce the number of SMEs that are underinsured.
Global insurer Chubb has created a Singapore-based Asia-Pacific division targeted at SMEs with a focus on risk management.
International insurer AIG has decided to rename its newly acquired technology subsidiary Hamilton.
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The president of the Federation of European Risk Managers Associations has voiced members' feelings of dissatisfaction that their insurers are not keeping up with the fourth industrial revolution.
Almost a year into her role Zurich UK CEO Tulsi Naidu talks to editor Stephanie Denton about the events of the last 12 months and how the insurer is progressing with its transformational programme.
Insurtech start-up Cvrd has rebranded to Nimbla and plans to launch in October this year.