The risks and challenges of managing major property claims in emerging markets »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Kevin
Smith and Tim Cramer-Todd talked about the different toolkits
required to deal with large and complex claims in the emerging
markets by reference to their hands-on personal experience.
Managing risk accumulations »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture
Jens-Ulrich Peter outlined how risk accumulations can be better
managed. In his lecture, Jens evaluated the recent Tianjin
experience and concluded that some regulatory requirements and best
practices indicate some opportunities for improvement.
Legal developments in claims February 2017 »
The latest update on legal developments in claims produced for
the Claims Faculty by the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (Foil).
A bold step forward »
In this blog post, Genevieve Adeline looks back at what the founding fathers of the Chartered Insurance Institute set out to achieve - and how they are still shaping the Institute today.
Complex supply chains »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property lecture Liz
Oatten gave a brief insight into the biotechnology pharma sector
through an overview of Shire; and talked about supply chain
London v New York insurance coverage law »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Mark
Kendall and Chris Novak highlighted the differences in approaches
to policy interpretation and remedies between the London and New
York courts. This included the differing obligations on an insured
in presenting the risk and placement and some of the common
misconceptions surrounding that.
Fraudulent insurance claims »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market
lecture Tom Bird focused on the fraudulent insurance claims and the
change in the law brought about by the Supreme Court's judgment in
Versloot Dredging and the Insurance Act 2015.
The art valuation explained »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Clare
Pardy talked about art, the art market and the many different
elements that determine value.
Pensions deregulation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) financial services
lecture Neil Bhan addressed the issues arising from the pension
flexibilities first introduced in 2015, including risk in relation
to transfers and guidance/advice, taking into account the impact of
Brexit on private sector pension provision.
Emerging risk and insurance innovation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) accident lecture Dr
Trevor Maynard talked about emerging risks as a source of insurance
Rent/alternative accommodation clauses - the buy-to-let conundrum »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property investors lecture Steve Berning discusses the covers offered under a typical property investors' policy in respect of rent and alternative accommodation, in particular the difficulties in dealing with the many parties to a typical residential lease.
CSI for aircraft accidents »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) aviation lecture Paul Jenkins talks about how the application of an existing technology to forensic air accident investigation and analysis of air accidents has enabled more detailed analysis of air accidents to be delivered quicker and more accurately than ever before.
Members learn about those elements of air accidents that are often argued out on opposing opinions, without recourse to data and how this is already changing in the UK and the USA. Using case studies members saw at first-hand what can be gleaned from limited crash site data and how this data can be used and analysed forensically expanding the understanding and knowledge about an accident and clues to the most likely cause but also what is most likely to have contributed to an accident.
1st January 2017 global reinsurance renewal update »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture delivered by Mike Reynolds, Global CEO, JLT Re, discusses the 1st January global reinsurance renewal, its drivers, and the state of the global reinsurance sector.
SME Insurance in the UK »
The text available here is an extract of the report "SME
Insurance in the UK - key trends and opportunities to 2020.
©Timetric. October 2016". The full report is available to
view from the Library
in London. It provides an overview over the key
industry drivers, with supporting statistics:
How will climate change affect air travel? »
In this Insurance institute of London (IIL) aviation lecture Dr Paul Williams discussed the impacts that climate change could have on air travel, including increased turbulence and modified flight paths and journey times.