Fracked or fiction »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property lecture Professor Richard Davies introduced the subject of hydraulic fracturing: how is fracking conducted? What is the current state of the UK fracking industry? Why is fracking a controversial issue?
Innovation and insurance »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture Dr Paul Mang talked about the unprecedented levels of volatility that our shared clients are navigating, and the critical role innovation must play in maintaining our relevance and growing our industry. Paul suggested that benefits may be achieved by partnering with innovators.
Chartered Insurance Institute to transform Faculties into Societies »
The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)’s Faculties in Underwriting, Claims, Broking, Life & Pensions and Learning & Development will be evolved and relaunched as individual professional Societies as part of a wider engagement strategy
At a crossroads »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) lecture Andrew Kendrick considered if the London Market is at a crossroads by looking at topical issues including: market conditions, digital disruption, diversity and talent and Brexit and its possible impact.
Autonomous ships »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) marine & energy lecture Edward Fort talked about the technical issues associated with the move towards autonomous ships that the insurance industry should be aware of.
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property lecture Alan Brinson reviewed sprinkler system performance, the increasing use of sprinklers in residential and commercial buildings and the implications of that for insurers.
Introducing the qualification mentoring Scheme »
Studying towards your Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ACII) or Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning (APFS)? Recently qualified and keen to help others achieve the same?
Our Qualification Mentoring Scheme will soon be entering the third year of a pilot phase and we are now recruiting new Mentees and 'Buddy Mentors'. 40 Mentee places and 12 Buddy Mentor places are available (eight Mentee and two Buddy Mentor places are for financial planners).
Rig reactivation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) marine & energy lecture Jim Clark will talk about the issues facing the oil and gas industry, and their insurers, as the E&P market thaws and stacked rigs begin to reactivate.
Autumn Budget – 22 November 2017 »
@ Copyright 22 November 2017. All rights reserved. This summary has been prepared very rapidly and is for general information only. The proposals are in any event subject to amendment before the Finance Act. You are recommended to seek competent professional advice before taking any action on the basis of the contents of this publication.
Value added tax
Pensions, savings and investments
Tax administration and compliance
National insurance contributions
Macroeconomic trends and the professional indemnity market »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) accident lecture Julian Smart and Mark Brundell analysed the current UK and Global Professional Indemnity Market.
Vulnerable customers and insurance »
In this half hour CPD video we talk through the findings of the CII New Generation Group research into insurance and vulnerable customers, including a look at best practice from other sectors and details of the group's seven key recommendations that insurers and brokers should consider when developing their own strategies across claims, underwriting and broking.
Crime and cyber enabled crime »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market lecture, as the head of the National Lead Police Force for Fraud and Cyber enabled crime, Ian Dyson will talk about the growing and changing threats of cyber crime, what it means to businesses and individuals and how we can better protect ourselves against the threats.
Chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) lecture Stephen Coates and Stephen Johnson examined how Pool Re were working with academia to understand perils not commonly insured in the property market. The speakers considered how these perils differ from conventional loss drivers and how they might be modelled and quantified.
Autumn Budget 2017 - at a glance »
An 'at a glance' briefing for CII members following the Autumn Budget.
Atlantik confidence »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) marine & energy lecture Alex Kemp explained the “Atlantic Confidence” case and how the fraud was proven, what ramifications this had for other stakeholders in the Vessel such as MII insurers and the liability insurers and in particular, what 'red flags' can be identified from Owner's financial circumstances.