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Find articles and reports about global events and trends impacting the Lloyd’s market, Corporation and wider world of risk
Extreme cyber-attack could cost as much as Superstorm Sandy
A major global cyber-attack has the potential to trigger $53 billion of economic losses according to new research.
Bruce Carnegie-Brown starts as Lloyd's Chairman
Bruce Carnegie-Brown has officially started as Lloyd’s new Chairman, taking up the role following the retirement of John Nelson.
Insurance and FinTech: The technology revolution
Lloyd’s explores how FinTech will drive innovation in the insurance sector. A seminar featuring industry experts and FinTech entrepreneurs highlighted the importance of technology in creating a modern and sustainable London insurance market.
Research and reports
The risk of global weather connections
The report, The Risk of Global Weather Teleconnections, in association with the Met Office, analyses the links between extreme weather events occurring in separate regions of the world that can take place over a range of timescales from days to yearsDownload report (3.1 MB, pdf)
Political violence contagion
Investigates the conditions that enable political violence contagion – outbreaks of sub-state political violence triggering similar events across the international system – and presents a practical approach that may better equip insurers to assess this emerging riskDownload report (179.8 KB, pdf)
Articles about global events and trends impacting on the Lloyd's insurance market, Lloyd's Corporation and wider world of risk