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50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

The double-edged sword of AI – are you ‘ready, willing and able’? The potential of InsurTech has been well rehearsed but it is a double-edged sword. W ...

Reimagining general insurance

Reimagining general insurance

A strategic view of the extent and scope of the changes that will transform the market, developed in conversation with Helen Faulkner and Wendy Hopkin ...

DAC Beachcroft's Insurance Market Conditions & Trends 2017/18

DAC Beachcroft's Insurance Market Conditions & Trends 2017/18

DAC Beachcroft's Insurance Market Conditions & Trends 2017/18 report is now available. To view the report visit the new collection, and sign up to ...

50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

M&A on hold but will return The days of mega-mergers in the insurance industry may be behind us. Activity has dropped significantly from the peaks ...

Welcome

Welcome

The events of the last 12 months have provided clear illustrations of the critical uncertainties we discussed in last year’s report that are difficult ...

50 Predictions: Cross Sector Issues

50 Predictions: Cross Sector Issues

Delivering and responding to diversity and demographic change requires dynamic responses The pressure on the insurance industry to deliver genuine div ...

Ten years back, ten years forward

Ten years back, ten years forward

It was the last year before the distant rumbles of the financial crisis started to be heard when the credit markets began tightening in the middle of ...

Welcome

Welcome

As I celebrate the end of my first year as Head of Insurance, Insurance Market Conditions & Trends is celebrating ten years of insight and comment ...

Changes in insolvency law set to affect D&O insurers

Changes in insolvency law set to affect D&O insurers

Several provisions of the Small Business Enterprise and Employment Act 2015, which will come into force on 1 October 2015, are likely to have an impac ...

Sticking our neck out: Last year’s predictions reviewed

Sticking our neck out: Last year’s predictions reviewed

How hard can it be to predict the future? Pretty tough amid the whirlwind of change whipping around the insurance industry, so how did we do with last ...