Kidnapping has moved on somewhat since notorious criminal Jacques Mesrine was dubbed “L’ennemi public no. 1,” by police in France. This article highlights the emergence of “express kidnappings” in recent years and how the market for kidnap, ransom and extortion insurance coverage has evolved too.
The recent migrant disruption at Calais has hit the haulage industry in the pocket. How do affected companies go about ensuring they are adequately compensated for their losses? Post's article investigates.
This research study focuses on the current state of customer communications channels. The aim of the survey was to discover how well integrated marketing strategies and market channels are and how relevant and consistent customer communications are across these channels.
Produced by the European insurance and reinsurance federation, the CEA, this report analyses provisional data from its 32 member associations. The report features sections on: premiums; insurance density and penetration; insurers' investment portfolios; market operators and business line statistics.
This edition of Belfor's international journal focuses on Belfor in action. In Germany Belfor pumps out the floodwaters at Bombardier, in Great Britain it polishes up a mint in South Wales, in France it restores 3,000m2 of fire damage at Hilti, and in Japan it waters down Tsunami damage.
Building a major sustainable, human-centric European insurance and banking group. Groupama 2010 Annual Report
Independent analysis of the European Commission’s project to update the 2002 Insurance Mediation Directive (IMD1):
Country Profiles provides individual summaries for Lloyd’s key territories. These profiles contain factsheets on the economy, insurance market and Lloyd’s business. This analyst report focuses on France.