Insurers urged to probe clients on climate liability risk

Law firm Clyde & Co highlights the need for insurers to ask searching questions


How insurance contracts can help the transition to net-zero

The Chancery Lane Project is launching an initiative to redesign insurance contracts so they can help combat climate change - and you can get involved. Christopher Cundy reports


Global insurance M&A holds steady in H1

Clyde & Co revealed over 200 deals were completed in H1


FTI Consulting makes insurance practice appointments

The appointments will enable the provider to expand its insurance M&A services


Run-off and insurtech to drive US insurance M&A this year

M&A volumes up 10% in 2019, according to Clyde & Co report


UK insurers face increasing weed killer and diesel fume claims

Addiction to opioid painkillers is another potential area for claims, says Clyde & Co


ABI calls for 'urgent' action after Conservative victory in UK election

The ABI implored ministers to address the retirement market, fire safety reforms and climate change


Insurers face rise in climate-related D&O claims

Insurers told to manage their historic as well as future liability exposures to climate risk


GDPR - 365 days later

Insurers were vocal about the challenges they faced from the EU's General Data Protection Regulation's (GDPR) implementation last May. Ahead of its one year anniversary, Paul Walsh considers the lessons learned, the ongoing challenges and what the future holds


Drone risk flies high

The disruption caused by drones at airports has propelled the risk to worldwide attention. For underwriters, it is adding to their considerations - but they also have much to gain from the technology. Paul Walsh reports