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Hiscox Group completes sale of Direct Asia Hong Kong

Bermuda-based global specialist insurance group Hiscox has completed the sale of the Hong Kong division of DirectAsia to Well Link Group Holdings Limited, after...
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UK court of appeal: Drug smuggling not a war risk

The Court of Appeal has released its verdict on the ‘B Atlantic’ case, ruling that vessels involved in drug smuggling are not covered by...
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Beazley eyeing EU licenses in Dublin after Brexit vote

Almost two months following the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union (EU), London-based insurers are weighing in several options that will enable...
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BIBA calls for tax break as car premiums hit 6-year high

The British Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA) has called for a tax break for telematics-based insurance products after car premiums reached their highest levels in...
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Brand reputation – A delicate risk to manage

Giant Swedish box retailer IKEA is voluntarily recalling over 35 million dressers in North America after six children in Canada and the United States...
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PIB Insurance Brokers launches new telematics product

The insurance brokers PIB have launched a new telematics policy and fleet insurance product, almost immediately following their acquisition of Channel Insurance Brokers. The new...
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Towergate’s New Specialty Market in London

Towergate has formed a specialty underwriting division exclusively for the London Market. John Murphy and Glenn Marshall, best known for their roles at international underwriting...
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ABI pushing for creation of cyber-attacks database

Building on the requirements of the new European Network Information Security Directive, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) is now calling for the creation...
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Prudential Regulation Authority still worried about Solvency II

The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) is proposing a supervisory statement that sets out a new approach to monitoring model drift, in line with Solvency...
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The City UK and Marsh: Focusing on Cyber Attacks

A new report from the leading global insurance broker Marsh and risk advisor TheCityUK has urged decisions makers in the insurance and financial sectors...
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BIBA urges the Industry to embrace the Insurance Act

The British Insurance Broker's Association, or BIBA, is calling for the industry as a whole to embrace the objective of fairness in the Insurance...
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AXA makes strides in catching fraudsters

Insurance provider AXA has recently publicised three cases as part of their crackdown on would-be fraudsters. All attempted to defraud the company by staging...
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Deutsche Bank: Legal risk control uncertainties abound

It seems that Deutsche Bank is having a hard time moving on from their past mistakes. They've again come under fire from the Financial...
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Concerns over drone insurance coverage limit

A couple of weeks ago, an incident of a suspected drone that reportedly hit a British Airways plane as it prepared to land at...

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