Our Experts | Nick Beecroft | Thursday 25 September 2014, 11:04AM
Disaster risk is becoming more complex and costly, and the global reinsurance industry has a critical role to play in helping societies prepare for and recover from the impact.
Our Experts | Trevor Maynard | Wednesday 10 September 2014, 9:02AM
I am attending the launch of an important economic study this evening at Westminster. The report, produced by Cambridge Econometrics and reviewed by Professor Paul Ekins from UCL, seeks to answer the question "Will UK climate change policy make us better off or worse?"
Our Experts | Andrew Mackenzie | Wednesday 23 July 2014, 2:35PM
I was very fortunate to attend a Southampton Port familiarisation course overseen by the cooperation of the London Shipping Law Centre and Young Maritime Professionals. Notwithstanding the excellent networking opportunities, the course provided an overview of port and terminal operations in the United Kingdom.
Our Experts | Trevor Maynard | Friday 18 July 2014, 3:31PM
We are heading for four degrees of climate change unless urgent action is taken to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions.
Our Experts | Rob Humphreys | Monday 07 July 2014, 1:46PM
How do you support and facilitate a diverse and specialised market’s need to target profitable growth against a backdrop of global challenges, such as easily available capital and the increasing retention of local business in developing markets? Further, how do you continue to ensure that London remains an attractive place to do business with?
Our Experts | David Lang | Wednesday 28 May 2014, 4:30AM
“You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data” – Daniel Keys Moran
Our Experts | Gabriel Anguiano | Monday 19 May 2014, 10:26AM
Despite Fitch rating agency reporting that the outlook for Mexican insurers is mixed, opportunities are developing for insurers with the specialist expertise to insure large scale infrastructure projects.
Our Experts | Trevor Maynard | Thursday 15 May 2014, 12:59PM
Last week Lloyd's published a report on the impact of climate change on Catastrophe Modelling. Today, the Lighthill Risk Network (LRN), which is funded by Lloyd's funds along with Guy Carpenter, Aon and Catlin, has published a paper on the uncertainty within models of the Earth's climate.
Our Experts | Trevor Maynard | Thursday 08 May 2014, 9:53AM
Lloyd's has been firmly of the view for a number of years that the climate scientists know what they are talking about: climate change is happening; it is largely manmade and it is contributing to many extreme events around the world. Furthermore their basic predictions have not changed since the early 1990s.
Our Experts | Keith Stern | Monday 28 April 2014, 10:26AM
The flagship conferences for brokers and risk managers are almost upon us again. The BIBA conference heads back to Manchester next month and in June, Birmingham plays host to the AIRMIC conference.