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Axa prepares for ‘potential claims’ from Ukraine and Russia war through exposed lines

2022-08-04T07:30:00+01:00By Katie Scott

Some of the insurer’s crisis management policies, for example, have been ‘triggered because of the war in Ukraine’, says group chief financial officer

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Axa’s UK and Ireland P&C revenue grows by 3% in H1 2022

2022-08-03T11:29:00+01:00By Katie Scott

The insurer’s group deputy chief executive additionally outlines two ‘headwinds’ impacting Axa’s group-wide P&C COR of 93.7%

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Hiscox results reflect mixed bag for H1 2022

2022-08-03T11:15:00+01:00By Isobel Rafferty

The insurer’s underwriting result improved by 23.4%, despite conflict and nat-cat driven losses

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Beazley posts 2022 half-year COR of 87%

2022-07-22T17:07:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The insurer is actively managing ’inflation and recession’, says chief executive

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Insurers must be alert to the threat of physical damage from cyber attacks

2022-07-20T11:53:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

Recent cyber attacks on a number of Iranian steel plants evidence the dangers these events can pose to physical infrastructure - this should serve as a warning to insurers

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Insurers must deploy capital ‘confidently’ to solve cyber cover supply and demand imbalance

2022-07-14T13:10:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Demand for cyber insurance has increased - but so has the price

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Aviation market braces for ‘potentially huge losses’ as Russian aircraft seizures bite

2022-07-13T11:29:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The aviation insurance market ’is burying its head in the sand’ when it comes to tackling the fallout from the Russia-Ukraine conflict

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Sarah Murrow: ‘Diversity is good for business’ and provides opportunities ‘to thrive’

2022-06-24T12:07:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

UK and Ireland boss pinpoints where the insurer sees ’ample opportunity for growth’, despite predicting an increase in business insolvencies

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Preventative measures key in facing Russia-Ukraine cyber threats – BrokerFest2022

2022-06-21T11:47:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

An expert panel at BrokerFest2022 last week discussed why prevention is key in uncertain times

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Cyber cover could become unaffordable for UK SMEs as threats and cost of living soars – GlobalData

2022-06-16T08:32:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

The Russia-Ukraine war has heightened cyber risks to all businesses, with ever evolving risk in cyber the data and analytics firm stress that innovation is vital to remain abreast

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Backchat June 2022

2022-06-13T08:34:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

An alternative leg day away from the gym, an insurance professional cooks up a storm and one insurer celebrates its 100th birthday. What has the insurance sector been up to lately? You heard it here first…

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Global events have ‘significantly altered’ business resilience since beginning of year

2022-06-13T08:06:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

Business strategies are now at a ‘point of inflection’, says head of political risks