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Risk Insight

Research reports focusing on emerging risks and understanding of risk.

Risk Insight

Risk insight through research is central to Lloyd’s commitment to be a market where entrepreneurialism and innovation will thrive, underpinned by robust risk and performance management.

Here you will find reports commissioned by Lloyd’s which examine emerging risks and key issues in the understanding of risk, together with details of the Lloyd’s emerging risks team.

Drones Take Flight: Key issues for insurance

Lloyd’s new report - Drones Take Flight: Key issues for insurance - looks at the challenges around the development of insurance solutions for drones.

The drones sector is expanding rapidly with global expenditure on the emerging technology set to double to $91 billion over the next decade. Drones are now used for a range of activities including military, agriculture, public services, wildlife protection and research.

However, this study highlights a number of concerns around safety, security and surveillance that could pose significant risks to drone operators and manufacturers, and could hamper the sector’s growth.

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Drones take flight: Key issues for insurance

Lloyd’s new report - Drones Take Flight: Key issues for insurance - looks at the challenges around the development of insurance solutions for drones.

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California Flood: Central Valley risk analysis

Although California is currently enduring its worst drought for 1200 years, record rainfall that has hit parts of the state over the last month along...

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A Quick Guide to Cyber Risk

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

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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...

Cooperation needed to allay Arctic risks

Interest in Arctic shipping is growing, although ship operators need to engage with their insurers to ensure that effective insurance cover continues...