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Mining Market Update
Marsh’s Mining Market Update features market commentary from key mining hubs, with in-depth analysis and commentary on current global insurance market conditions for mining risks.... >>
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Environmental Market Update: Increased Regulation and Awareness Drive Demand for Environmental Cover in Europe
There has been a marked increase in the number of companies purchasing environmental impairment liability (EIL) cover across Europe in recent years, mainly due to an increase in re... >>
Views: 5202  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 30-Sep-2016
The Road to Resilience 2016: Managing Cyber Risks
The road to resilience – managing cyber risks is the third risk dimension investigated as part of the Financing Resilient Energy Infrastructure initiative. Prepared by Marsh & McLe... >>
Views: 7374  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 19-Sep-2016
Overcoming the Pilot Shortage
The global airline industry continues to grow rapidly due to economic, technological, and demographic changes. As a result, over the course of the next 20 years, it has been estima... >>
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Global Loss Trends: Analysing The Causes of Power Generation Claims
Marsh’s latest power claims report provides an in-depth analysis of the primary and secondary causes behind of some of largest and most complex power generation losses. ... >>
Views: 7903  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 15-Sep-2016
UK Cyber Risk Survey Report 2016
An in-depth study of UK organisations’ attitudes towards cyber threat and the understanding and use of cyber insurance.... >>
Views: 7629  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 15-Sep-2016
Strategies for Minimising Your Natural Catastrophe Losses Pre-Event
Recent natural catastrophe events have once again highlighted the importance of making sure your company is prepared to recover from a disaster. We take a look at several steps you... >>
Views: 8280  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 12-Sep-2016
Shipping Industry Vulnerable Following Hanjin Administration
Hanjin bankruptcy: Our latest briefing explores those likely to be affected and the insurance coverage issues.... >>
Views: 10158  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 01-Sep-2016
Directors and Officers (D&O) Liability in Ireland: Ireland’s New Companies Act
Full implementation is soon set to begin for the Irish Companies Act 2014, a landmark piece of legislation that potentially impacts every director and officer of Irish incorporated... >>
Views: 15238  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 03-Aug-2016
Plumbing the Depths: Hydrographic Concerns for Modern-Day Large Vessels
Marsh calls for a higher priority to be given to hydrographic survey work to protect mega-ships at sea.... >>
Views: 14767  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 02-Aug-2016
Navigating a Shifting Risk Landscape: Expert Perspectives on the Marine Industry
Marsh’s compendium of articles examines crucial risk issues for the marine industry.... >>
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Sky-high Risk: The Impact of Increasing Tall Tower Construction in the UK
Skylines across the UK are rising. With an increasing number of tall tower construction projects in the pipeline, we explore the risks associated with these enormous projects.... >>
Views: 17160  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 19-Jul-2016
Environmental Risks in Infrastructure Projects
Our insights on environmental risks in infrastructure projects discusses the key risks to watch out for and how to mitigate them.... >>
Views: 23597  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 09-Jun-2016
Is Political Risk Affecting Your Infrastructure Projects?
When considering new infrastructure opportunities in a foreign host nation, many investments will have a potential vulnerability to political risk.... >>
Views: 29678  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 07-Jun-2016
Professional and Management Liability Insurance Claims: Common Pitfalls for Unwary Policyholders
UK professional and management liability insurance claim notifications remain four times higher than pre-financial crisis levels.... >>
Views: 23173  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 07-Jun-2016
Potential Insurance Implications Should the UK Vote to Leave the European Union
On Thursday 23 June, a referendum will take place on the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union (EU). While the future outcome of the referendum is far from certain, it ... >>
Views: 23906  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 02-Jun-2016
Defining Measures to Accelerate the Energy Transition
The triple challenge of providing secure, affordable and sustainable energy systems – the so-called Energy Trilemma – has never been more complex.... >>
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What the New EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Means for You
When the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 24 May 2016, it will significantly increase its extra-territorial scope and the size of fines that can... >>
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Mining Risk Reporting: Emerging Trends in an Evolving Risk Landscape
The period 2005 to 2015 was one of intense change for the mining industry. New risks have been posed by technical innovation and frontier investments, and traditional risks continu... >>
Views: 25273  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 08-Apr-2016
Demand for Transactional Risk Insurance Hits Record Highs in 2015
Demand for transactional risk insurance continued to increase during 2015 across all regions as investors looked to reduce deal risk.... >>
Views: 25380  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 22-Mar-2016
Can Energy Firms Break the Historical Nexus Between Oil Price Falls and Large Losses?
Over the past 20 months, oil prices have fallen by about 70%. Historically, sharp declines in oil prices have led energy companies to scale back on spending in areas such as staffi... >>
Views: 25809  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 22-Mar-2016
The 100 Largest Losses in the Hydrocarbon Industry
Marsh’s 24th edition of the 100 Largest Losses report explores the largest property losses in the hydrocarbon industry from 1974-2015 in an attempt to identify where the risks lie ... >>
Views: 25644  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 21-Mar-2016
Benchmarking the Middle East Onshore Energy Industry: Strengths and Opportunities of an Energy Superpower
Middle Eastern energy facilities have strengthened their risk-quality position since 2013, with hardware a particular success story in the region, according to our report, Benchmar... >>
Views: 26065  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 12-Mar-2016
Benchmarking the Asian Energy Market: Strengths and Opportunity
Asia’s energy sector continues to grow rapidly as consumer demand in the region increases. Our latest benchmarking report on energy companies reveals that Asian risk portfolios are... >>
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Mining Market Update 2016
The latest Mining Market Update features market commentary from the international markets for mining risks, and the key mining hubs of Australia, Canada, Latin America, South Afric... >>
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Global Risks: Geopolitical and Societal Risks Top Concerns for Organisations
Disruptive shifts in technology, geopolitics, societal expectations, and economic inequality are creating a new fragility in the world that is directly impacting how governments an... >>
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Terrorist Attacks in Paris Highlight Importance of Corporate Preparedness
The horrific terrorist attacks in Paris serve as a harsh reminder of the ever-present threat of mass violence and the importance of keeping your employees safe with integrated and ... >>
Views: 51359  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 10-Sep-2015
Use of Insurance for M&A Deals Continues to Grow in 2015
Despite record use of transactional risk insurance in 2014, more companies are using insurance in M&A.... >>
Views: 54012  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 06-Aug-2015
Global Insurance Regulatory and Premium Tax Update
Global insurance regulation and premium-related developments affecting insurance contracts procured by a multinational group.... >>
Views: 54272  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 03-Aug-2015
Mid-Year Mining Market Update
The Mining Market Update reviews the strategic approach, capacity, and appetite of the world’s leading insurers of mining risks.... >>
Views: 56891  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 02-Jul-2015
Greece’s Financial Troubles Could Disrupt Credit Insurance Market
Read Marsh’s guidance for businesses trading with Greece following its sovereign default. ... >>
Views: 56457  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 02-Jul-2015
Greece Capital Controls: Risk and Insurance Considerations
Read Marsh’s guidance on the risk and insurance considerations of Greece’s sovereign default.... >>
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UAS Technology Could Make Manned Aviation Safer
UAS technology could one day be embedded into existing architectures used in manned aviation to enhance safety, according to Simon Jewell, Chairman of ASTRAEA.... >>
Views: 78158  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 02-Jun-2015
Dawning of the Drones: The Evolving Risk of Unmanned Aerial Systems
The unmanned aerial systems industry’s rapid development is underpinned by the insurance market’s willingness to provide cover for deploying the technology.... >>
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The World of Captives: Growth and Opportunities without Borders
The new edition of our Captive Solutions Benchmarking Report explores how captives are being used strategically and identifies areas where captives may be underused.... >>
Views: 57335  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 28-Apr-2015
Survey: The Impact of Private Equity Ownership on Risk Management
A survey of 50 C-suite executives at private equity owned companies on the impact private equity ownership has had on their risk management.... >>
Views: 56701  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 27-Apr-2015
Three Risk Mitigation Steps amid Threats of Terrorism at Shopping Centres
Recent terrorist threats have cited shopping centres as targets, serving a sober reminder to operators and retailers to take steps to protect their businesses.... >>
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Annual Transactional Risk Report
The Annual Transactional Risk Report reveals how global demand for transactional risk insurance surged during 2014, helped by record demand in mature markets.... >>
Views: 64717  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 18-Mar-2015
Bowring Marsh Power and Utilities Market Update
Bowring Marsh’s Power Market Update is provides an overview on current global insurance market conditions for power generation risks. ... >>
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Bowring Marsh Power and Utilities Market Update
Bowring Marsh's power insurance market update looks at power, property, casualty and terrorism insurance markets, as well as power generation risks.... >>
Views: 78176  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 31-Jul-2014
Adviser: Is Your Property Underinsured?
Marsh has prepared this Adviser document to explain the impact of underinsurance, common calculation errors and the importance of professional valuations. ... >>
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Video: EMEA Insurance Market Report 2014
Watch video interviews with Marsh experts from the EMEA region discussing the insurance market trends highlighted in this year's EMEA Insurance Market Report.... >>
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World Economic Forum: Global Risks 2014
The World Economic Forum’s global risks report examines 31 global risks and evaluates them in terms of concern and potential impact.... >>
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Adviser: Preparing Your Business for Winter
Marsh Risk Consulting's Adviser document highlights how advance preparation can help mitigate winter weather impacts on your operations and business continuity.... >>
Views: 51308  |  Comments: 0  |  Published Date: 31-Oct-2013
EU Adviser – Data Protection Regulation
Following a vote by the EU's Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice & Home Affairs, far-reaching data protection regulation is a step closer to being introduced.... >>
Views: 776  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 22-Jul-2016
Marsh Appoints Martin South President, US and Canada Division
Vetern international executive to lead Marsh's largest region; Marsh realigns its businesses in Asia-Pacific.<br />... >>
Views: 851  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 07-Jun-2016
Four-Fold Increase in UK D&O Claims since Financial Crisis: Marsh Report
According to Marsh, UK professional and management liability insurance claim notifications are four times higher than pre-financial crisis levels.... >>
Views: 3065  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 05-Mar-2015
Marsh and ACE Reach Agreement to Give UK and Irish Domiciled Clients Improved Insurance Contract Terms and Conditions
Marsh launches ‘Marsh Principles’ clauses; reaches agreement with ACE to provide improved policy T&Cs to majority of UK and Irish domiciled clients.... >>
Views: 2878  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 26-Feb-2015
Building the Case for Modernising Business Interruption Insurance: Marsh
According to Marsh, risk management and transfer need to improve organisational resilience, as firms grow more exposed to disasters and business interruption.... >>
Views: 1932  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 09-Feb-2015
Favourable Outlook for EMEA Insurance Market in 2015: Marsh
According to Marsh’s 2015 EMEA Insurance Market Report, insurer competition continues to drive down rates and capacity remains abundant in many markets.... >>
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International Conflict Tops List of Global Risks in 2015
Geopolitical and societal risks dominate the World Economic Forum Global Risks 2015 report.... >>
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Marsh Acquires Aalst-Based Trade Insure NV
Marsh today announces the acquisition of Aalst-based Trade Insure NV, a leading distributor of credit insurance policies in Belgium. ... >>
Views: 1772  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 18-Dec-2014
Marsh’s 2015 Political Risk Map Highlights Challenges for Foreign Investors
Geopolitical tension, political violence and separatist movements, coupled with falling commodity prices, are exacerbating political risk for foreign investors.... >>
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Marsh Executes On Commitment to Rapid Expansion of Marsh Analytics Platform
Enhancements to the Marsh Analytics Platform enable clients to quantify and manage risk financing; demonstrate firm’s commitment to deploy analytics globally.... >>
Views: 2350  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 18-Jun-2014
European Trade Credit Insurance Claims Expected To Rise in 2014: Marsh
Trade credit insurance claims are expected to rise in EMEA in 2014, as more firms experience cashflow restrictions as they capitalise on economic growth.... >>
Views: 2976  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 17-Jun-2014
Board Ownership of Cyber Risk Lags Behind Understanding of Threats
Board-level ownership of cyber risk remains low despite growing awareness and understanding of the threats among firms across the UK and Ireland.... >>
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Falling Property Rates Drive Global Insurance Price Fall in Q1: Marsh
Softening property insurance rates contributed to a decline in global insurance rates in Q1, according to Marsh’s Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing.... >>
Views: 2255  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 10-Feb-2014
Favourable Conditions Continue To Prevail For EMEA Insurance Buyers
Marsh's annual Europe, Middle East, and Africa Insurance Market Report finds favourable conditions prevailing and economic pressures spurring innovation.... >>
Views: 2209  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 05-Feb-2014
Global Insurance Pricing Declines in Fourth Quarter: Marsh
Latest Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing says insurance rates declined in the fourth quarter of 2013; US the only region with higher renewal rates.... >>
Views: 2318  |  Comments: 0  |  Published: 15-Jan-2014
Worsening Wealth Gap Seen as Biggest Risk Facing the World in 2014
World Economic Forum Global Risks 2014 report: The chronic income gap between the rich and poor is most likely to cause damage globally in the next decade.... >>