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Gallagher – Aviation Insurance Q&A

1st March 2021


The aviation insurance market has been hardening since late 2017. How have conditions developed in 2020 and how has the COVID-19 pandemic affected things?

CFC Underwriting – Cyber risk heat map

22nd February 2021


Cybercriminals are targeting industries with almost no sensitive data, through ransomware attacks or business email scams. This heat map was built from cyber insurance claims and trend analysis.

WTW – Global M&A markets activity

15th February 2021


Global M&A activity in 2020 fell to its lowest level since the financial crisis over a decade ago, despite a surge in dealmaking in the final three months.

Aegis London – The future’s ours to win

8th February 2021


2021 has the potential to be an outstanding year for the London insurance market. But only if businesses invest time and money in adapting to a post-pandemic world.

Allianz – Risk Barometer

1st February 2021


Business interruption (#1 with 41% responses) and Pandemic outbreak (#2 with 40%) are this year’s top business risks with Cyber incidents (#3 with 40%) ranking a close third.

Miller – Construction in the spotlight: Underwriters roundtable

4th January 2021


Construction insurance experts take the pulse of the market looking at demand, pricing and capacity in the sector in 2021.

Lloyd’s – Safeguarding reputation

4th January 2021


Any major adverse event can lead to potential reputational damage, but the scale of that damage will depend on how the organisation acts in the aftermath of the crisis.

Allianz – Directors and Officers Insurance Insights 2021

4th January 2021


Boards of management are more exposed than ever to a litany of risks. Here are five mega trends in D&O insurance to watch out for in 2021.

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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.