The Risks of Interconnectivity – Are Businesses Ready For the Introduction of 5G? 21st June 2021

The coming of 5G will be transformative for the risk landscape as well as the use of technology, writes Tiago Dias, Cyber Consultant, EMEA, FM Global.

New tactics used by ransomware attackers – CyberCube report 21st June 2021

Cyber-crime gangs engaged in online extortion are increasingly resembling drug cartels in their collaborative tactics, according to a study from analytics firm CyberCube.

Susanne Chishti, Non-Executive Director, Supply@ME
How Blockchain is alleviating operational risks in supply chains 21st June 2021

Distributed ledger technology offers risk management benefits of improved speed, security and traceability, writes Susanne Chishti, Non-Executive Director, Supply@ME.

Ransomware: Questions to ask before paying a ransom 21st June 2021

Control Risks raises some key issues for victims of ransomware to consider before paying out a ransom.

What is Silent cyber? 21st June 2021

Paragon provides a helpful guide on what is meant by silent cyber, an issue which has led more underwriters to exclude cyber risks from policies designed with traditional perils in mind.

Building resilience through wellness – fastTrack Forum preview 21st June 2021

Organisational resilience begins at the individual level, Gary Luffman, psychologist, tells Airmic News.

Airmic Talks returns with CEO series of interviews 21st June 2021

Two of the UK’s leading insurance figures have spoken exclusively to Airmic Talks in a new series of interviews focused on ‘insurance beyond the hard market’.

Airmic leading the risk culture, audit governance, cyber supply chain and standards debates with risk professionals 21st June 2021

Airmic is consulting members to represent the voice of the risk profession on several important regulatory, government and standards initiatives.

Membership referral scheme launched by Airmic 21st June 2021

Airmic members can access a 10% discount on their next renewal or upgrade by referring a contact from a non-member organisation, who can also get a 10% discount upon joining.

Airmic supports LMG plan to help seize global trade opportunities 21st June 2021

The London Market Group’s five-point-plan asks for regulatory and legislative changes to enhance its competitive position.

Tom Dryden, Partner, McGill and Partners’ Cyber team
Examining the pandemic’s effect on the cyber risk landscape 21st June 2021

Technology and cyber risks changing constantly, and sudden, societal changes during pandemic has transformed the risk landscape, writes Tom Dryden, a Partner in McGill and Partners’ Cyber team

Urgent reassessment of cyber risk needed by insurers - AM Best report 21st June 2021

A worsening risk landscape for cyber threats – headlined by ransomware attacks – means insurers need to reassess how they think about cyber risk, warns a report from AM Best.

18th May 2021

Crises tend to fast-forward technology and innovation, and the pandemic has been no exception, writes Airmic News Editor Dave Benyon.

Richard Talboys, Executive Director, Financial Solutions, Willis Towers Watson
17th May 2021

Prior to March 2020, pricing for trade credit insurance was historically low, capacity was high and policy structures were extremely flexible, following a decade of softening terms and rates driven by strong economic growth, low insolvency rates and increased capacity. 

17th May 2021

Risk has grown more nebulous and insurance needs to catch up, says Sheila Cameron, CEO of the Lloyd’s Market Association, speaking about a new study undertaken for the London Market Group.

17th May 2021

The first quarter of 2021 saw record global insurtech investment, according to an estimate from Willis Re, but the reinsurance broker thinks many startups could miss the mark.

17th May 2021

Airmic hosted a webinar with the campaigning organisation to highlight modern slavery as an area of heightened risk and responsibility for businesses to make a difference.

17th May 2021

One year after Brit announced Ki, the first algorithmically-driven and fully digital Lloyd’s syndicate, Airmic News interviews its MD, Dan Hearsum, for an update now that Ki is underwriting live.

17th May 2021

James Dalton, the ABI’s general insurance director, addressed the recent Commercial Risk claims event to underline the importance of trust, transparency and product clarity, in the wake of the FCA’s test case on business interruption insurance claims.

10th May 2021

Sudden change amid the pandemic put risk management top of the boardroom agenda, providing risk professionals an opportunity to implement new technologies, according to Raj Singh-Dehal, chief corporate officer at Center Parcs.

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1st November 2016

Changes brought about by the Insurance Act 2015 in relation to basis clauses, warranties and other terms may have the knock-on effect of seeing the increased use of conditions precedent in policy wordings.  Paul Lewis and Laura Moorhead of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP exp

30th November 2016

Although Theresa May has said that "Brexit means Brexit", there is still a huge amount of uncertainty and debate about what it will actually look like. Ben Waterton of Arthur J. Gallagher urges risk managers to act now.

29th November 2016

Cyber-attacks have become a fact of business life and being unprepared is no excuse. Sarah Hewitt of Arthur J. Gallagher offers advice on what an effective breach response plan should look like.

1st May 2016

Airmic’s new website will be live in time for the annual conference with a different look and feel, greater ease of use, more member focus and compatibility with tablets and smart phones.

30th June 2015

Airmic has released a step-by-step guide to managing reputational risk and laid the foundations for increased insurance cover for losses incurred as a result of reputational damage.

30th June 2015

Policyholders should be willing to pay higher insurance premiums for contract certainty, according to an Airmic report on the importance of business-critical insurance launched at its annual conference.

31st July 2013

Airmic has set up the fastTrack scheme to give young risk managers help with their careers. It is also open to more experienced members who have taken on new roles. Fifty five people have so far expressed an interest in taking part. More

3rd November 2014

fastTrack’s deputy chair talks to Airmic News about its first one-day forum Developing Tomorrow’s Risk Leaders.