Posts Tagged ‘emerging risks’



November 30th, 2017

Factors Contributing to the Gap Between Economic and Insured Losses

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The factors that contribute to the gap between economic and insured losses.

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September 8th, 2017

GC Securities and Marsh Captive Solutions Introduce Cerulean Re

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GC Securities, a division of MMC Securities LLC, a U.S. registered broker-dealer and member FINRA/NFA/SIPC, today announced the establishment of Cerulean Re SAC Ltd. (Cerulean), a private syndicated collateralized reinsurance platform and Bermuda registered segregated account company (SAC) and licensed special purpose insurer.

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August 28th, 2017

Factors Contributing to the Gap Between Economic and Insured Losses

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The factors that contribute to the gap between economic and insured losses.

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August 17th, 2017

The Insurance Of Things & Industry 4.0 – A Matrix View: Part III: Business Interruption Following Non-Physical Damage

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morley-speed-small22Morley Speed, Managing Director

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Column D (below) outlines the areas in which cyber insurance would be expected to operate. However, to date, the cover has focused on data breaches rather than business interruption (BI) arising from disruption of industrial control systems.

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August 16th, 2017

The Insurance Of Things & Industry 4.0 – A Matrix View: Part II

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Broadly speaking, the material world is covered by the property line and the virtual world by the cyber line. However, the demarcation is not absolutely clear, resulting in some overlaps in cover but also, more worryingly, some gaps in cover.

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August 15th, 2017

The Insurance Of Things & Industry 4.0 – A Matrix View: Part I

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Technological progress and the accumulation of assets have not only stimulated the development of insurance products; they have in turn been nurtured by the availability of these offerings.

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July 31st, 2017

Disruptive Forces Redefining the Role of Insurance: Part II

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Victoria Carter, Vice Chairman, Global Strategic Advisory

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In our previous post we discussed three major disruptive trends driving change in the global economy. The world’s ageing population is causing the fourth disruptive phenomenon. For example, as Europeans’ lifespans increase and they have fewer children, the share of people aged 65 and older is projected to double from 16 percent in 2005 to 30 percent in 2050. Simultaneously, the most economically active age group (25- to 64-year olds) in Europe is projected to decline to less than half the population by 2050. These trends may pressure society’s ability to fund the increasing costs of retirement and healthcare for the elderly.

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July 27th, 2017

Disruptive Forces Redefining the Role of Insurance: Part I

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Victoria Carter, Vice Chairman, Global Strategic Advisory

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Fundamental disruptive forces are driving monumental changes in the global economy at an unprecedented rate. These forces compel the (re)insurance industry to adjust to the new reality and capitalize on the opportunities created.

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June 15th, 2017

Industry Must Bend the Risk Curve to Deliver Value, Says John Doyle; MMC Young Professionals’ Global Forum 2017

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John Doyle, President of Marsh LLC, called upon delegates at the MMC Young Professionals’ Global Forum to take advantage of the multiple opportunities in the current environment which he called the “Age of the Client.”

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May 30th, 2017

The Growing Exposure to Cyber Risk

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Here we review recent GC Capital Ideas posts about the development of cyber insurance to meet the growing risk exposure from technological advancement.

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