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BIBA 2019 Manifesto - Risks and Opportunities

BIBA unveils 2019 Manifesto – Risks & Opportunities

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has just launched its 2019 manifesto – titled Risks & Opportunities – in the Houses of Parliament in...
Mondelez chocolate factory. US snack manufacturer is suing Zurich insurance over a NotPetya cyberattack claim. Photo: Mondelez Int.

Mondelez sues Zurich for $100m after cyberattack claim gets rejected

Snack maker Mondelez is suing Zurich North America for $100 million in a lawsuit that could bring big changes to the way multinationals deal...

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Theresa May shakes hands with EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker after agreeing the deal

Brexit: Deal or no deal | Britain biggest gamble

After 20 months of negotiations, the 27 European Union (EU) leaders finally agreed to the UK’s Brexit deal at last Sunday 25 November 2018...
Insurance Premium Tax increases hitting businesses hard

Insurance Premium Tax upsurge hitting businesses hard

The UK Government made nearly £6 billion in income from Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) for the year 2017/2018 – an increase of up to...

In Europe

SCOR head office Paris, France

French reinsurer SCOR sues Covea over ditched takeover bid

Paris-based reinsurer SCOR is taking legal actions against French peer Covea, after the latter issued a press release stating it is pulling away from...
Huawei 5G vision at Mobile World Conference 2018

EU seeks tougher scrutiny over Huawei 5G cyber security risks

The European Union (EU) is worried about potential cyber security risks from Chinese technology companies. Several members are concerned with China’s behaviour in the...

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Customer giving thumb impression to make payment in shop

Businesses face tougher new biometric privacy laws

Biometric privacy and tougher biometric privacy laws are a serious risk to American businesses. Unfortunately, biometric privacy risks are obscure and poorly understood. Biometrics refers...
people protesting for Medicare for All

American health insurers scared of single-payer health insurance

American insurers are afraid Democrats will impose government run single-payer health insurance. In fact, single-payer is the basis of a potential conflict between the...

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Mondelez chocolate factory. US snack manufacturer is suing Zurich insurance over a NotPetya cyberattack claim. Photo: Mondelez Int.

Mondelez sues Zurich for $100m after cyberattack claim gets rejected

Snack maker Mondelez is suing Zurich North America for $100 million in a lawsuit that could bring big changes to the way multinationals deal...
Girl in front of computer worried by insurance fraud

GoCompare boosts fraud prevention with AI expert partnership

GoCompare, one of the UK’s top price comparison aggregators, has partnered up with fraud prevention expert Featurespace to improve the detection and prevention of...

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