This Week's Top Reads

“Good Night. Malaysian Three Seven Zero.” Those six words were the last radio transmission from the cockpit of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, less than an hour after the aircraft took off late at night from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on &#823...

Posted: Feb 23, 2024

SonicWall's 2024 report reveals escalating cyber threats, highlighting the critical role of Managed Service Providers in bolstering cybersecurity defenses. The post

Posted: Feb 21, 2024

John Mason has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the London market electronic trading platform, PPL. Mason will take up his role in April, succeeding interim CEO Joe Gordon, whose tenure will end following a handover period. Ste...

Posted: Feb 22, 2024

Singapore-based risk consultancy firm, Kairos Risks Solutions has announced the appointment of Albert Lim as Managing Director, Southeast Asia. Kairos also has a presence in Shanghai and it primarily develops insurance products such as parametric,...

Posted: Feb 22, 2024

Global re/insurance broker Howden has announced new appointments to its Capital, Advisory & Placement’s Surety team, naming Chris Coomans Head of Natural Resources, James Royal Head of Mining and Marc Underwood Trade Finance Lead. All the new...

Posted: Feb 22, 2024

Insurance and reinsurance broker Aon has hired Ralf Mutzke as Director Cyber Security – M&A and Transaction Advisory Services at Aon Deutschland. A renowned figure across the industry, Mutzke is a seasoned cyber security expert having wo...

Posted: Feb 26, 2024

Zurich Insurance Posts Highest-Ever Operating ROE for 2023 Zurich Insurance posted a better-than-expected annual...

Posted: Feb 22, 2024

Mass Timber: Challenges and Loss Prevention Commercial Lines ClareCarroll1 Wed, 02/2...

Posted: Feb 21, 2024

A North Carolina insurance agent has pleaded guilty to tax evasion and could face up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine, a federal prosecutor said Wednesday. Arturo Barcenas Gonzalez, is owner of Barcenas Insurance Agency and Barcenas &#8230...

Posted: Feb 22, 2024

The French regulation has been enacted in the context of the French government decision to fight against the resurgence of cyberattacks, together with ransom demands.

Posted: Feb 21, 2024

The underwriting of liquefied natural gas (LNG) capacity in the US by major global insurers is at odds with their climate ambition, according to a report from activist groups including Public Citizen and Rainforest Action Network. Chubb, American Int...

Posted: Feb 21, 2024

Aon plc, the global professional services firm, has appointed Phil Smaje as Global Chief Broking Officer, transportation and logistics for Commercial Risk. He will be based in Aon’s London office and report to Lee Meyrick, Global Industry Specialt...

Posted: Feb 21, 2024