News and features

Find articles about global events and trends impacting on the Lloyd's insurance market, Lloyd's Corporation and wider world of risk

Lloyd's Japan and SJNK launch new Warranty and Indemnity facility for Japanese Corporates


Lloyd's Japan and Sompo Japan Nippon Koa Insurance Inc. launch a new facility to support M&A activity in Japan.

Cyber Risk

A Quick Guide to Cyber Risk


In partnership with the ABI, Lloyd’s presents a basic guide to cyber insurance.

Computer Keyboard

Lloyd’s supports new Government initiatives to make UK world centre in cyber security insurance


With 81% of large UK businesses and 60% of small companies suffering a cyber security breach in the last year, a new report published by HM Government and Marsh, and supported by Lloyd’s, has announced a new set of joint initiatives between Government and the insurance sector.

RedR event at Lloyd's

Lloyd's hosts RedR reception


As part of Lloyd’s Charities Trust’s ongoing partnership with international disaster relief charity RedR, Lloyd’s hosted RedR’s Annual Patrons and Corporate Supporters Drinks Reception yesterday in the company of RedR’s President HRH The Princess Royal.

Consumer alerts

Consumer Alert Regarding Direct Epargne


Lloyd’s has become aware following a consumer enquiry that a business known as “Direct Epargne”, which purports to be a French bank, falsely alleges that it is “owned” by Lloyd’s of London.


Global risk experts warn of turbulent decade ahead


A new report from the World Economic Forum identifies the biggest risks facing the world – and the important role insurance can play in mitigating them.

Amlin Formula E

Formula E team sets race strategy with help from Amlin


Risk expertise and analytics provided by Lloyd’s insurer Amlin is helping Formula E race team Amlin Aguri develop a winning strategy, according to Peter McCool, Technical Director of Amlin Aguri.

Collaboration and innovation key to closing the global protection gap


The insurance industry needs to adopt more innovative thinking and forge collaborative partnerships with governments and other service providers if it is to solve the problem of underinsurance, according to a new report from industry think-tank, the Geneva Association.

Consumer alerts

Consumer alert: Wealth Strategy/Tax Advice Schemes


It has come to Lloyd’s attention that certain online businesses purporting to offer “wealth strategy” schemes or UK tax advice have been advertising that individuals who join the schemes will be protected, indemnified or guaranteed by Lloyd’s Professional Indemnity insurance.

Science of Risk prize winners

Joined-up thinking


This year's two Science of Risk winners have both channelled a multi-disciplinary approach to further their chosen perils of flood and volcanic eruption.




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.