Posts Tagged ‘Risks’

Proper perspective on emerging risks, In Conversation with Paul Tucker

Proper perspective on emerging risks, In Conversation with Paul Tucker
.. Commentary: Proper perspective on emerging risks By Christopher Smart in Boston You can hear the bearishness in everyone’s voices. They fear a market swoon in a world of unstable politics. Risks are mounting, as indicated by recent data signalling slight economic contractions in Germany and...
January 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

NUS and Lloyd’s Register Foundation launch the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk

NUS and Lloyd’s Register Foundation launch the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk
l to r seated: Prof. Richard Clegg, Managing Director of Lloyd’s Register Foundation, Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President of NUS. Witnessing the signing ceremony was the Singapore Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Mr Lawrence Wong (back row, right), and Mr. Lambros...
October 3rd, 2016 | Academia, Classification Societies, Events, HR, People and Places | Read More

Sean McGovern: why staying in the EU is a rational decision

Sean McGovern: why staying in the EU is a rational decision
Sean McCGovern Sean McGovern: why staying in the EU is a rational decision (source: Lloyd’s of London) We talk to Lloyd’s Chief Risk Officer & General Counsel, Sean McGovern, about why it’s in the market’s interest for the UK to remain part of the EU. He may be adamant it is in the...
May 28th, 2014 | European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, Organisations | Read More

Cassandras and Catastronomics

Cassandras and Catastronomics
Tuesday 25 March 2014 – The complex concept of “catastronomics” – how diverse multi-trillion dollar catastrophic scenarios could impact the economy – was under the microscope at a University of Cambridge seminar earlier this month. (source: Lloyd’s of London) Hosted by the...
March 25th, 2014 | Civil Unrest, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

LLOYD’S Underwriters take on intangible risks

LLOYD’S Underwriters take on intangible risks
Broker Lockton has partnered with Lloyd’s syndicate Kiln to create a new insurance package that covers some of the most challenging risks faced by companies today.(source: Lloyd’s of London) By taking an innovative approach,  Kiln and Lockton are offering highly bespoke cover for risks that...
November 26th, 2013 | Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Business Development Manager Appointed to Secure New Maritime Security Relationships as part of Company Expansion Plans

Business Development Manager Appointed to Secure New Maritime Security Relationships as part of Company Expansion Plans
Leading maritime security consultancy Eos Risk Management Ltd. has recruited an exciting new addition to their fold. Mr Randy Esposito has been appointed as Senior Manager, Business Development as part of their plans to expand Eos’s reach within the global maritime and offshore security sector. Mr...
July 8th, 2013 | Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security | Read More

Political risk cover gets infrastructure projects off the ground

Political risk cover gets infrastructure projects off the ground
Political risk cover gets infrastructure projects off the ground (source:Lloyd’s of London) Whether it’s a high speed train, a wind farm or a sports stadium, infrastructure investment is a hot topic right now. However, the success of such projects can be in jeopardy by exposure to a wide range...
May 11th, 2013 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Labour Disputes, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Building supply chain resilience

From the latest Japanese disaster (Source: Lloyd’s of London) Wed 08 May 2013 – Dual sourcing is becoming more common as companies heed the lessons of 2011. Two major disasters in 2011 revealed just how vulnerable many organisations’ supply chains can be. The Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami,...
May 8th, 2013 | Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More