Environmental

  • Do you know the risks associated with solar panels?

    Brokers may want to take a second look at their commercial clients’ rooftops. Integrated photovoltaic systems may be environmentally friendly, but they do pose numerous insurance risks.

  • Daily Market Update

    ​Can Malaysia Airlines ever recover their reputation after being hit by two tragedies and was their risk management strong enough?… Former US treasury secretary says climate change is the ‘biggest risk of our time’… And financial firms have mixed views on the new EU rules ‘forcing’ them to upgrade risk management…

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    ​The reality of climate change for business… Asian insurers set for investments in US real estate as financial freedom increases… Government keen to avoid health insurance disaster at mid-terms… And Australia’s insurance industry welcomes inquiry into financial system…

  • Daily Market Update

    ​Cyber risk continues to dominate concerns among businesses, but report says insurance business is “in its infancy” in dealing with it… Climate change and the global risk in “not doing anything”… Health insurance sales are up thanks to Fed money… And Canadian insurers count the cost of the Angus tornado…

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    ​AXA publishes its report on emerging risks… Are cellphone operators trying to steal your business?… Risk management should be at the heart of tech projects… Europe’s risk managers to have certification… And Farmers look for rapid growth in Washington State...

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    ​Risk management is at the heart of a revision of international environment standard… Big business focuses on risk… Insurers support new code of practice… Australian government introduces ‘across the board’ risk management policy… And UK insurance body criticizes weakened indemnity policies for lawyers…

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    The problem with cyber risk cover – not enough data... Mining fatality highlights importance of rigid risk management... Environmental risk cover working well in Europe... Lloyds issue new standards for managing agents…

  • Daily Market Update

    Environmental risks need urgent attention from governments... Supply chain risk ranks highly for business leaders… Climate change risk needs to move from assessment to management say business leaders… And why women need more support in the insurance industry…

  • Daily Market Update

    Life insurance set to grow as economies recover… Environment is a ‘ticking time bomb’ of risk… US government agency may sue insurers... Australians buying more insurance... And the insurance firm boss who knows how to party…

  • Global risk exposure market lures another insurer

    Following the heels of the Ironshore Canada announcement that is was expanding into the commercial property coverage market, another insurer is offering a new line of multinational commercial property products and services for mid-size businesses.