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Underwriting

Why are insurers ignoring data for escape of water claims?

According to the property insurance research compiled by Post and Verisk, three out of four insurers in the UK have seen increases in the frequency and cost of escape of water claims in the past two years. This short article outlines the factors behind the rising tide in escape of water claims.

Property insurance: Ordering data in

Property insurers continue to hang their success on the quality and use of data. In this article, Edward Murray looks at the benefits of using external data providers and why some peril risks have proven more popular in terms of being profiled at a more granular level than others.