Here we review recent GC Capital Ideas stories that cover terrorism.
Chart: Countries Operating Compulsory or Optional Terrorism Pools: A summary of the compulsory and optional terrorism pools that operate around the globe.
Legislation Surrounding Insurance Covering Terrorist Acts: Here we review past GC Capital Ideas stories that have focused on legislation surrounding insurance covering terrorist acts.
Reevaluation of Terrorism Risk and Coverage Prompted by Global Unrest and Political Instability: The dramatic rise in political instability and civil unrest across the globe, including uprisings in the Middle East and protests in Greece and Spain, has triggered a significant shift in the nature of terrorism risk and has highlighted the need for tailored terrorism and political violence protection, according to “Tensions Building: the Changing Nature of Terrorism Risk and Coverage,” by Guy Carpenter.
Terrorism Risks: Guy Carpenter Solutions: Guy Carpenter offers a comprehensive suite of tools to help clients manage their terrorism risks. i-aXs®, our web-based data management platform, allows insurers to quantify their exposure to a potential terrorist attack and highlight concentrated areas in their portfolio. Managing exposure to terrorism loss is an integral function within i-aXs, with several different tools on offer to help insurers assess their largest levels of accumulation.