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Gallagher – Global Market Update for D&O

13th September 2021


Whilst uncertainty in the D&O market and the wider world cannot completely be ignored, the market is ready to move on from COVID-19.

Brit Insurance – A window into cyber

6th September 2021


Previously the stuff of science fiction, quantum computing also has the potential to become the stuff of nightmares, not least for cyber security specialists.

Tokio Marine Kiln – The Impact of Covid-19 on Life Science Patents

31st August 2021


Patent rights are vital to the life sciences sector. The intense global focus on the future patent landscape for Covid-19 technologies will, in all likelihood, be significant and sustained.

Gallagher – Cyber Major Loss and Market Update

23rd August 2021


With pricing and capacity changes happening in the first half of 2021, this market update explains what is anticipated for the rest of the year.

MS Amlin – We must plug old oil and gas wells

16th August 2021


Former oil and gas wells leak pollutants into the ground, atmosphere and water supply. Researchers reveal how drones could solve this environmental problem.

Lockton – Wave of extreme floods requires new risk mitigation plan

9th August 2021


Scientists expect that extreme weather events to become more frequent. This will require a new plan to save lives and reduce the losses for the population and the economy.

Liberty Specialty Markets – Modelling in a crisis

26th July 2021


The only prediction we can make with 100% confidence is that our risk scenarios will not prove completely accurate. Hugo Cruz explains how scenario modelling can offer stability in uncertain times.

Willis Towers Watson – Protecting maritime from drifting into a reputational crisis

19th July 2021


Simon Lockwood and Peter Yates discuss why reputational risks in the maritime sector are on the rise due to political and public drive for greater transparency.

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Answering your questions

Questions and Answers

We have worked with our broking colleagues from around the world to find out what questions they get asked most often about London.

Our interactive pdf below pulls together facts and information to help you increase your knowledge about the world’s leading
insurance market.

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How does London work

With a history stretching back to the 17th century, the London insurance market is unlike any other in the world.

Get the essentials on what it is and how it works from our presentation below.

How does London work PDF

The London market consists of 65 re/insurance companies, 80 Lloyd’s syndicates and 200 broking firms, who together handle more than $110 billion in property & casualty insurance premiums annually.

This unique eco-system is unlike any other insurance market, so in order to help brokers and clients understand how it operates, and the value it can offer, we have developed a range of tools to explain how the London market works.