Insurance

Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

New technology startups are shaking up insurance—and, potentially, risk management.

 
Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

For the third consecutive year, businesses saw a decline in their total cost of risk.

 
Uncovering Long-Tail Liability Coverage in Historical Insurance Policies

Uncovering Long-Tail Liability Coverage in Historical Insurance Policies

Policyholders with long-tail insurance claims should dust off their general liability policies to see if they are leaving coverage on the table.

 
10 Insurance Tips to Help Manage Construction Risk

10 Insurance Tips to Help Manage Construction Risk

Tips for obtaining the proper insurance coverage to protect against construction risks.

 
The Importance of Financial Disaster Preparedness

The Importance of Financial Disaster Preparedness

Thorough preparation for a wide range of losses is essential for successful financial recovery after a catastrophic event.

 
The Danger of Marijuana Grow Operations

The Danger of Marijuana Grow Operations

Increasing marijuana legalization has created risks for property owners and insurers.

 
Insuring Against Social Engineering Attacks

Insuring Against Social Engineering Attacks

Two key legal decisions have helped clarify social engineering coverage conditions.

 
Using Contracts to Curb Cyberrisks

Using Contracts to Curb Cyberrisks

The right contract language can help reduce an organization’s third-party cyberrisk exposure.

 
Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Fire scene investigators team up with trained canine detectives to help sniff out foul play.

 
W-2 Phishing Scam Targets Tax Season

W-2 Phishing Scam Targets Tax Season

Fraudsters are using business email compromise techniques to steal W-2 information.

 
Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Policyholders are often surprised to find that their policies require arbitration for disputes.

 
Q&A: Bridging the Gaps at PayPal

Q&A: Bridging the Gaps at PayPal

PayPal’s Laura Langone discusses cyber insurance and the role of education in the buying process.

 
The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

A number of obstacles facing both insurers and consumers could explain why the market for cyber insurance has not been stronger.

 
Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

New peer-to-peer insurance companies are trying to reinvent the industry. Are these models a passing fad or the future of insurance?

 
The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

Blockchain technology has the potential to streamline insurance transactions, but questions remain about what it can do and how it can best be applied.