Insurance

Hard Times, Soft Market

Hard Times, Soft Market

One of the only positives of the so-called “Great Recession”? A continued soft market.

 
Sidestepping Insanity: The 2010 P/C Market Mid-Year Review

Sidestepping Insanity: The 2010 P/C Market Mid-Year Review

Even during a soft market, we know the hard market is inevitable. It’s the same thing that has happened over and over again and, as Einstein said, expecting anything else is the definition of insanity.

 
Russia’s Insurance Revolution

Russia’s Insurance Revolution

Russia remains an immature, nascent insurance market. But the times, they are a-changing.

 
Coverage for Theft of Third Party Property and Data

Coverage for Theft of Third Party Property and Data

In an era where so much third party data is entrusted to policyholders, insurance coverage against data theft is vital.

 
Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

In this volatile economic environment, building a comprehensive D&O program can be vital to protecting your company’s executives. Here are some important tips to keep in mind.

 
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Certificates of Insurance

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Certificates of Insurance

Shifting the responsibility to procure insurance coverage to a business partner is a useful strategy for reducing insurance costs, but it is not without risk. Relying solely on certificates of insurance could create unexpected coverage gaps.

 
A Conversation with Lord Levene

A Conversation with Lord Levene

Lord Peter Levene, chairman of Lloyd’s of London, discusses risk and uncertainty.

 
10 Tips for When You Receive a Reservation of Rights Letter

10 Tips for When You Receive a Reservation of Rights Letter

What to do when you receive a reservation of rights letter.

 
D&O Coverage for Investigations

D&O Coverage for Investigations

D&O coverage for government investigations can be tricky.

 
New Financial Risks for Insurers

New Financial Risks for Insurers

Insurers will need to get their ducks in a row on financial risks in 2010.

 
Insuring Nanotech Risk

Insuring Nanotech Risk

The emerging science of nanotechnology creates unique insurance concerns.

 
D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

Executive compensation issues could result in litigation and D&O insurance liabilities.

 
Improve Your Policy Wording During Soft Markets

Improve Your Policy Wording During Soft Markets

A soft market provides the perfect opportunity to improve your policy wording.

 
Insurance Coverage for Product Recalls, Property Damage and Injuries

Insurance Coverage for Product Recalls, Property Damage and Injuries

Product recalls and liabilities stemming from such an event can result in extremely costly situations. How can product recall insurance help?

 
Commercial Insurance Market Woes

Commercial Insurance Market Woes

Insurers and brokers may need to seriously rethink the risk assessment process.