Lloyd’s is delighted to announce that it will be launching an Innovation Lab later this year.
The rise of protectionism could prevent Latin America becoming one of the biggest insurance markets in the world, according to Bruce Carnegie-Brown, Chairman of Lloyd’s.
After years of campaigning, the Government passed the Representation of the People Act on 6 February 1918, giving women the right to vote. Since those days, Lloyd’s has introduced a number of initiatives to build an increasingly diverse, inclusive and innovative market.
Today the London Market introduced the Single Claims Agreement Party (SCAP), to make it easier and more efficient to manage claims that have multiple London agreement parties.
On 31 January the Belgian Ambassador to the UK Rudolf Huygelen visited Lloyd’s ahead of the launch of the Lloyd’s Brussels subsidiary.
Following user testing with global stakeholders to review the navigation and structure of Lloyds.com from a user perspective, a new navigation structure has now been implemented.
The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting takes place in Davos this week, between the 23rd and 26th of January. Lloyd’s Chief Executive, Inga Beale and Chairman, Bruce Carnegie-Brown will be in attendance.
Lloyd’s welcomes the publication by the Bank of England of their approach to the supervision of international insurers, and to branch authorisation and supervision.
Lloyd’s Chairman, Bruce Carnegie-Brown and Chief Executive, Inga Beale’s annual email to the market reflecting on 2017.
Lloyd’s Charities Trust is proud to announce the 2017 winners of the Lloyd’s Market Charity Awards
Lloyd’s has successfully concluded its normal twice a year capital assessment for all syndicates and capital providers (members).
The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in just six months and it is hard to overstate the significance for business.
Lloyd's CEO, Inga Beale, reacts to the news that the UK and EU plan to move to the next phase of Brexit talks.
The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in just six months with the aim of establishing a coordinated data protection framework across the European Union.
On Thursday 23 November, the GB Wheelchair Rugby team played against the Lloyd’s rugby team to help raise funds to send the GB team to the Paralympic Games in 2020.
Lloyd’s has launched a new campaign to promote its claims service.
Lloyd’s receives Employer Recognition Scheme Silver Award from the Ministry of Defence in recognition of Lloyd’s commitment to supporting Service personnel and the Armed Forces Covenant.
Lloyd's CEO, Inga Beale, responds to the UK government's new Industrial Strategy.
On the tenth anniversary of the founding of ClimateWise, a collaborative effort by the insurance industry to address global warming, Lloyd’s was again recognised for its environmental leadership and wide-ranging efforts to tackle climate change.
Lloyd’s Corporation has announced it is implementing a coal exclusion policy as part of its responsible investment strategy for the Central Fund.
Lloyd’s has a proud association with Admiral Lord Nelson going back to the Battle of the Nile in 1778 where a Lloyd’s committee raised £38,000 to help the wounded and bereaved.
The Underwriting Room fell silent today at 11am as the Lutine Bell was struck and two minutes silence observed as part of Lloyd’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony.
The London Market Group (LMG) announced that Property & Casualty classes of business went live on the PPL platform today.
Together with Beazley, we will be supporting International Men’s Day on 22 November, with an event focused on raising awareness of mental health issues, as well as photograph competition and exhibition.
We've been talking to Karen Hardy, owner of Acme Insurance Brokers in Queensland, about her experiences on our GDC Autumn Worldwide Programme in London
Lloyd’s, in partnership with the London Market Group (LMG), has today launched a campaign to promote London as the global insurance hub, providing buyers with a clear case for coming to London to purchase products and services.
Lloyd’s Chief Operating Officer, Shirine Khoury-Haq, has been recognised as an inspirational business front-runner in an index showcasing the success of black, Asian and minority ethnic leaders.
Last month was one of the most active months of any Atlantic hurricane season. Irma and Maria both impacted the Caribbean and US in September, regions already badly hit by the force of Harvey just a week earlier.
Lloyd’s has begun paying claims stemming from Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean storm in recorded history, which has brought devastation and loss of life to the Caribbean and southern Florida.
Carrying 90% of world trade, the shipping industry forms the backbone of the global economy. We explore some of the biggest threats to the sector with insight from Lloyd’s market marine experts.
Lloyd’s is closely monitoring Irma, including its impact on the Caribbean and South Florida. In addition, we are working diligently to assist all policyholders affected by Harvey.
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Amid all the noise around Brexit, it is great to see the British Government lead on the significant issue of global underinsurance.
We would like to invite you to take part in our website user-testing as part of our review of the navigation and structure of Lloyds.com
In light of a potentially active hurricane season this year, it is important for businesses and communities to make sure they are taking the necessary steps to mitigate the impact of potentially dangerous storms.
Bruce Carnegie-Brown officially started as Lloyd’s new Chairman today, taking up the role following the retirement of John Nelson.
For the first time Lloyd’s will be participating in the programme with an installation called 'support for a cloud' by Mhairi Vari which will be displayed on the Lloyd’s building by Tower 1 and Tower 3.
Cybercrime is one of the biggest manmade risks we are facing this century, with businesses all over the world at risk – including those in Denmark. This article summarises the key outcomes from the Lloyd’s Cyber Seminar in Copenhagen last week in the wake of the WannaCry ransomware attack.
The LMG has today published research in an update to its 2014 London Matters report, which reaffirms the London market’s strength but also provides some unsettling evidence of where London is under intense pressure.
We are delighted to support Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Week as part of our Global CSR commitment to positively affect change through our responsible business approach.
Access presentations and resources following our Latin America Week in April
We're delighted to have been awarded the Maritime Service Provider of the year at the Singapore International Maritime Awards 2017.
Global Corporate Social Responsibility is one of our key strategic priorities, but how are we actually making a difference to communities around the world?
The 2nd Lloyd’s Day and Meet the Market event took place in Hong Kong on the 5th April and marked the 20th Anniversary of Lloyd’s Hong Kong office.
The Lloyd's Patriotic Fund has supported the construction and refurbishment of a new rehabilitation and training centre for blind ex-service men and women.
Delegates from the Hong Kong Maritime & Port Board (HKMPB) visited Lloyd’s in London.
Lloyd’s CEO Inga Beale and Head of Latin America Daniel Revilla kicked off our first ever Latin America-focused Meet the Market in Miami.
Influential annual Superbrands listing features, Lloyd's amongst the UK's strongest business-to business brands - and top of its category; Insurance, Pensions and Risk management
Lloyd's, the world's specialist insurance and reinsurance market, today hosted Liam Fox, Britain’s Secretary of State for International Trade, at its underwriting platform in Singapore to discuss how the British Government and Lloyd’s can work together to further enhance regional trade, reduce underinsurance, and pioneer the development of the cyber insurance market in Asia.
The Lloyd’s market improved its ClimateWise environmental performance score in 2016, according to an independently verified report
As part of its annual Remembrance Day ceremony, an underwriting room full of ex-servicemen, brokers, underwriters and Lloyd’s staff fell silent as the Lutine Bell was struck at 11am.
On 9 November Lloyd’s hosted a senior delegation of leading Chinese insurers as part of UK-China trade talks taking place in London this week.
London’s Mayor and Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson set out post-Brexit vision
Shirine Khoury-Haq announced details of the Blueprint for the London Market Target Operating Model (TOM) at a speech at the London Market Group Forum
On Monday 11 July the London Market Group (LMG) announced that PPL had begun trading.
This week John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd’s, visited Colombia to officially open the new office in Bogota, after last year receiving a licence to provide onshore reinsurance.
Lloyd’s Chairman, John Nelson, comments on the result of the UK’s referendum on its membership of the European Union
This week Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson visited Dubai and marked the first anniversary of the Lloyd’s Dubai platform by entering a Framework for Cooperation with the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA)
On February 17, Lloyd’s and American Security Project, a nonpartisan national security think-tank, hosted “Pathways to City Resilience”.
Now that the Brexit referendum has been set for Thursday 23 June 2016, I wanted to write to you regarding Lloyd’s position.
John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd’s, has called on Turkish leaders and the insurance industry to work together to make Istanbul one of the key financial centres of the world.
Risk connectivity and complexity is an urgent challenge for policymakers and business leaders, according to a new study from the World Economic Forum
Insurance can play a key role in enhancing global resilience to climate change. That was the key message from Inga Beale, Lloyd’s CEO, speaking at the Lloyd’s/Aldersgate Group co-hosted business conference, held at the Lloyd’s building in London on 12 January.
Lloyd's Asia Pacific regional hub is trialling Open Trading Sessions in Singapore, allowing brokers to interact directly on site with Lloyd's underwriters
On Thursday 3 December Lloyd’s held its 3rd Mexico Insurance Day, highlighting the opportunities in Mexico, the largest market for Lloyd’s in Latin America.
Leading strategic partners in the London market Target Operating Model (TOM), Ruschlikon and ACORD have reached an agreement to continue working together to create and implement message standards that will make it easier to do business with the London market, supporting Lloyd’s Vision 2025.
Lloyd’s is one of the best performing insurance organisations in the industry when it comes to taking action to respond to climate change, according to a new report by ClimateWise.
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"
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.
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.
In its annual Remembrance Day ceremony, the Lloyd's market pauses to pay tribute to those who have served.
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).
On 29 October Lloyd’s held their 17th Meet the Market in Milan, in collaboration with the Italian Lloyd’s Correspondent Association (ILLCA).
On Friday 30 October the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Rt Hon John Key, visited Lloyd’s, the world’s specialist insurance market.
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.
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.
Lloyd’s has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Taiping Insurance, one of China’s leading insurance companies.
On Friday 16 October, Lloyd’s CEO Inga Beale pledged Lloyd’s support for the Target Two Degrees campaign, which raises awareness about the need to tackle global warming
On 7 October, San Francisco joined Atlanta, Boston and Chicago on the list of US Meet the Market tour destinations.
On 8 October Lloyd’s Canada held their second Meet the Market in Vancouver at the Canadian Broadcast Centre, following on from the successful event held in Toronto in 2014.
Last week Lloyd’s Meet the Market team touched down in the Midlands
John Nelson, Chairman of Lloyd’s, and Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, made the headlines at this year’s City Dinner (29 September), held for the first time in the underwriting room in the Lloyd’s building.
On September 25 Inga Beale, Lloyd's CEO addressed a packed audience of some 130 professionals at an event organised by Keidanren, Japan's largest business organisation, also known as the Japan Business Federation.
Lloyd’s intends to apply for an onshore reinsurance licence in Malaysia as part of its Vision 2025 strategy to increase its support to the world’s fastest growing economies.
Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson recently participated in a five-day trade mission to South East Asia to boost ties between the UK and Asia, as part of a delegation hosted by UK Prime Minister David Cameron.
Lloyd's Japan and Sompo Japan Nippon Koa Insurance Inc. launch a new facility to support M&A activity in Japan.
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.
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.
Lloyd’s today observed a two-minute silence as 5,000 poppy petals fell onto the underwriting floor to mark the anniversary of the World War One armistice.
Lloyd’s was delighted to welcome the President of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam, to the underwriting room in London during his State Visit to the UK last week.
Lloyd's has further enhanced its capital strength through the successful issue of a new £500m 10-year subordinated bond last week.
Lloyd’s has today reported a profit of £1.67bn for the first six months of 2014, marking a 21% increase on the corresponding period last year.
Lloyd’s China has been awarded a licence to establish a branch office in Beijing, further strengthening the international development of the Lloyd’s market.
Leading City figures gathered last week for the twelfth annual Lloyd’s City Dinner, hosted by Chairman John Nelson and featuring guest speaker Sir Michael Rake, President of The Confederation of British Industry (CBI).
Lloyd’s Chief Risk Officer and General Counsel, Sean McGovern has been reappointed to the board of the US Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance (FACI).
As Britain commemorates the 100th anniversary of World War One, we take a look at our wartime contribution, and interview long-time underwriter John Hamblin about his project to profile each of Lloyd's lost heroes.
Lloyd’s has today published a set of new minimum standards for managing agents, in line with good market practice and relevant Solvency II requirements.
The volume of business between Lloyd’s and China will grow substantially over the next decade according to Lloyd’s Chairman John Nelson.
In early May Lloyd’s took its popular Meet the Market event to Boston, the first such event in the US, and the first visit for Lloyd’s recently appointed Chief Executive Officer to North America.
The debate over whether climate change is a man-made phenomenon is no longer as important as the debate over how to plan for, and mitigate, the risks posed by it.
Last week risk managers from across Europe visited Lloyd’s to better understand how to access the Lloyd's and London market’s expertise and underwriting capacity in order to effectively manage and transfer their companies’ risks.
Recent research shows a very high level of awareness of the Lloyd's brand globally, with the world’s oldest insurance market the second most spontaneously mentioned brand of insurers and reinsurers after AIG.
Lloyd’s has published a new strategy for 2014-2016, setting out how it will work towards achieving its 2025 goals. The plan details how the Corporation will support managing agents, brokers and capital providers in an evolving distribution and capital environment.
During a visit to Brazil, the UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP announced that Hiscox is the latest insurer to join the Lloyd’s Brazil reinsurance platform.
Lloyd’s was honoured at this year’s City of London’s Sustainable City Awards for its “outstanding report” on business and insurance implications of food safety and security.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh visit Lloyd's to unveil a plaque commemorating the market’s 325th anniversary.
Lloyd’s has today announced a profit of £3.2bn with a combined ratio of 86.8%, in its most profitable year since 2009.
Lloyd’s is delighted to announce scooping yet another accolade this year - this time at the Marketing Design Awards 2014.
We are delighted to announce that Lloyd's was crowned 9th place at the Top Employers Institute awards last night.
Lloyd’s Director of International Markets, Vincent Vandendael, is responsible for helping the market to achieve ambitious growth internationally. He talks to lloyds.com about how the world's insurance requirements will change over the coming decade and what the market must do to take advantage of these opportunities.
The launch of three new syndicates at Lloyd’s is a sign that insurance investors see the market as a strong platform for growth.