Creating durable insurance markets within emerging market countries is critical to advancing stability. This article highlights how political risk insurance can be used to facilitate financing for crucial infrastructure projects and associated commercial development in emerging market countries.
When water escapes at a property, it can damage furnishings and installations and cause significant business interruption. This article looks at the common causes of escape of water and the practical steps residential and commercial property owners can take to reduce the risk.
An impressive £1.6bn is estimated to be spent by couples on Valentine’s Day each year, with a significant proportion spent on jewellery. This article looks at how you can ensure that you are properly protecting the things you treasure.
With GDPR coming into effect on 25th May, the sooner businesses begin to take action to meet the regime’s requirements, the better prepared they will be. Designed for brokers, this guide focuses on the scope of GDPR, its key principles and the steps businesses should be taking now.
Ahead of its implementation on May 25th 2018, GDPR is one of the top board agenda items of every impacted organisation today. This whitepaper highlights why the real beneficiaries will be companies that put customer experience at the forefront of their delivery plan and approach.
Based on Chubb’s research, the prospect of violent home invasion was the single most pressing worry for HNW individuals. Given a 19% rise in violent crime, this article highlights why brokers should review the protection they are offering HNW clients and the importance of face to face appraisals.
The impact of underinsurance can be crippling for any business that suffers a loss, but it often hits SMEs particularly hard. In this feature, Harriet Conway, SME business insight manager, Allianz UK, considers what can be done to help SMEs tackle the problem and the role brokers can play.
Escape of water claims are reaching an all-time high and the risk can be even more prevalent in the high-net-worth sector. This article highlights the factors pushing up claims costs, how brokers can manage the claims process and provide risk mitigation advice to HNW clients.
Business interruption and cyber incidents interlink as the major threat for companies through 2018 and beyond, according to the insight of 1,911 risk experts from 80 countries in the Allianz Risk Barometer 2018. Download this report produced by Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS).
Few firms in the UK understand or address effectively the human element of their cyber risk, with all companies exposed to cyber risk through employees. This article studies why companies need to include employee defences as part of a holistic cyber risk prevention strategy.