Claims negotiation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Joe McMahon provided a very practical account of his personal experiences dealing with an array of claims in virtually every corner of the world, and offered some suggestions on how to avoid some of the working mishaps he personally experienced.
Global super tanker »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) aviation lecture Jim Wheeler outlined and discussed the modernisation and expansion of aerial firefighting as an effective way of reducing losses in wildland, marine, oil platform, and rail fires. The annual cost of these fires has increased significantly in the last few years with insurers having to bear a large share. In his lecture, Jim also presented a case for rapid deployment for fires, oil spill dispersal and potential remediation.
Autonomous driving »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) accident lecture David Powell will review the impending roll-out of advanced vehicle technology and the potential implications for insurers. The lecture scrutinised the provisions of the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill and consider future effects on motor underwriting and claims.
Fracked or fiction »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property lecture Professor Richard Davies introduced the subject of hydraulic fracturing: how is fracking conducted? What is the current state of the UK fracking industry? Why is fracking a controversial issue?
Innovation and insurance »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture Dr Paul Mang talked about the unprecedented levels of volatility that our shared clients are navigating, and the critical role innovation must play in maintaining our relevance and growing our industry. Paul suggested that benefits may be achieved by partnering with innovators.
Autumn Budget – 22 November 2017 »
@ Copyright 22 November 2017. All rights reserved. This summary has been prepared very rapidly and is for general information only. The proposals are in any event subject to amendment before the Finance Act. You are recommended to seek competent professional advice before taking any action on the basis of the contents of this publication.
Value added tax
Pensions, savings and investments
Tax administration and compliance
National insurance contributions
Crime and cyber enabled crime »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market lecture, as the head of the National Lead Police Force for Fraud and Cyber enabled crime, Ian Dyson will talk about the growing and changing threats of cyber crime, what it means to businesses and individuals and how we can better protect ourselves against the threats.
Chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) lecture Stephen Coates and Stephen Johnson examined how Pool Re were working with academia to understand perils not commonly insured in the property market. The speakers considered how these perils differ from conventional loss drivers and how they might be modelled and quantified.
Autumn Budget 2017 - at a glance »
An 'at a glance' briefing for CII members following the Autumn Budget.
Atlantik confidence »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) marine & energy lecture Alex Kemp explained the “Atlantic Confidence” case and how the fraud was proven, what ramifications this had for other stakeholders in the Vessel such as MII insurers and the liability insurers and in particular, what 'red flags' can be identified from Owner's financial circumstances.
Changing the game through data analysis »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) accident lecture Linden Holliday discussed in detail the relationship between macro trends, insurance telematics, the wider use of data and technology and IoT. Additionally, he examined the current application of telematics, as well as the future use of technology in risk management.
Global economic and risk outlook »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture Kurt Karl will provide an outlook on the global economy and its implications for the insurance industry. He covered global monetary policy, interest rates and political developments.
Impact of US election result on insurance industry and UK trade relationship »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market lecture Thomas Dawson reviewed 2017 U.S. Federal legislative and regulatory developments that affect insurers generally, including trade (US-EU Covered Agreement), tax reform, National Flood Insurance Program reauthorization and other topics of interest to non-US re/insurers.
Multinational programmes written in London »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market lecture Matthew Latham discussed the current issues for buyers of multinational programmes, including the role of a client's captive insurer as part of the solution. He also gave his thoughts on the role the London Market plays and the possible impact of Brexit.
Cyber and technology »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture Sir John Scarlett offered his view on what were the main cyber & technology issues insurers should be thinking about.