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The Innovation Award winners

Recognising innovation


Against the backdrop of a changing risk landscape, Lloyd's has launched the market’s inaugural Innovation Awards, to recognise underwriters in the market who "think outside the box"

Science of Risk Prize winners

From the physical to the intangible


The winners of this year’s Science of Risk Prize channelled innovative computer science approaches to two of society's biggest challenges: food and cyber security.

Panel session

The technology revolution


On 18 November a seminar, hosted by Lloyd’s, brought together successful technology entrepreneurs and leaders from the London insurance market to debate the risks and rewards of technological disruption drawing insights from other companies and sectors which have already embraced technological change.

Remembrance Day at Lloyd's

Lloyd's remembers


In its annual Remembrance Day ceremony, the Lloyd's market pauses to pay tribute to those who have served.

Inga Beale, Lloyd's CEO

Lloyd’s can help protect China’s economic success, says Lloyd’s CEO


Lloyd’s can play a vital role in protecting China’s economic growth by improving resilience and bringing innovative insurance products to the market, said Inga Beale, Lloyd’s CEO, at the recent Lloyd’s China Day event in Beijing (30 October).

Vittorio Scala, Lloyd's General Representative in Italy

Meet the Market in Italy


On 29 October Lloyd’s held their 17th Meet the Market in Milan, in collaboration with the Italian Lloyd’s Correspondent Association (ILLCA).

John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand

Prime Minister of New Zealand visits Lloyd’s


On Friday 30 October the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rt Hon John Key, visited Lloyd’s, the world’s specialist insurance market.

John Nelson

Insurance is key to LatAm’s economic growth, says John Nelson


Increasing insurance penetration is the key to supporting Latin American economies to realise their full potential and build resilience to a new range of natural and manmade risks.

Baden-Baden, Germany

The view from Baden-Baden


The genteel spa town of Baden-Baden in south-west Germany is transformed for a week in October by the arrival of hundreds of executives from the global insurance industry.

John Nelson, Lloyd's Chairman, and China Taiping Chairman Mr Wang Bin signing the Menorandum of Understanding

Lloyd’s and China Taiping pledge to collaborate in Chinese insurance market


Lloyd’s has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Taiping Insurance, one of China’s leading insurance companies.




Celebrating innovation


325 years of Lloyd's: An Extraordinary History

Take a journey through Lloyd's extraordinary 325 year history. From sea vessels to space ships, body parts to natural catastrophes.