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Is Lloyd's Takaful ready?

| Rehan Muhammad | Wednesday 18 March 2015, 1:31PM

On 17 February, I had a unique opportunity to attend the 9th International Takaful Summit held at The Savoy Hotel in London.

Rehan Muhammad


The impact of space weather

Our Experts | Nick Beecroft | Monday 02 March 2015, 3:36PM

Major space weather events, such as solar storms, have the potential to severely disrupt critical infrastructure such as power grids and satellite navigation.


Growing demand in a changing world

Our Experts | Lara Green | Friday 20 February 2015, 12:11PM

After ten years at Lloyd's, Filip Wuebbeler steps down as Senior Manager of Market Intelligence & Development. Reflecting on the last decade it is evident that the Lloyd’s market has never had more information to support global business expansion than it does today.

Lara Green


Decisions based on evidence

Our Experts | Trevor Maynard | Thursday 04 December 2014, 8:55AM

I was delighted to see the publication of a new report from the Royal Society today.

Trevor Maynard


21st century risks – new frontiers

Our Experts | Nick Beecroft | Friday 21 November 2014, 3:24PM

The latest report from the Emerging Risks Initiative (ERI) of the CRO Forum provides a fascinating insight into the challenges of risk management in the 21st century.


Opportunities in the French market

Our Experts | Lara Green | Monday 06 October 2014, 10:58AM

Since 2000 the world has focussed on the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and lately the MINT (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey) as economies with the potential for substantial and raid growth. However, as Lloyd's Vision 2025 highlights, it is important to remember mature markets when developing future business.

Lara Green


Preparing for disaster

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.


"Will UK climate change policies make us better or worse off"?

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?"

Trevor Maynard


Human impacts of climate change

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.

Trevor Maynard


Modernisation: what does it really mean?

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?

Robert Humphreys