UK companies are quick to take advantage of technological advances to create new business opportunities, and the industry must get up to speed with the many and varied risks this brings.
Aspen Risk Management has launched a range of insurance policies to help companies protect against the emerging risks relating to computers, data and cyber-crime.
Increased scrutiny and European regulatory changes will soon "change the landscape" of cyber risk insurance.
Chartis has appointed Jamie Bouloux to the newly created role of cyber liability underwriting manager for Europe.
Survey shows businesses lack understanding of cyber risks and insurance cover available
R K Harrison (RKH) has appointed David Rees to head up its dedicated cyber practice within its specialist casualty team.
Lockton has opened a new office in Brighton with the remit of servicing clients throughout the South East of England.
Lockton has appointed Phil Mayes as senior vice president in the global technology and privacy practice, based in London.
AFL Risk Consulting has launched a cyber risk assessment service to boost brokers' and their clients' awareness of potential online and IT exposures.
Beazley has partnered with Logica to launch a new form of cyber-security insurance.
AEGIS London has snapped up specialist technology underwriter Rick Welsh to launch a cyber insurance book.
Leading organisations across Europe are failing to deal with cyber threats in their risk management strategies, according to a survey conducted by Marsh.
Chartis UK has launched a new cyber risk product covering areas such as data liability, network interruption and cyber extortion.
The management team at CFC Underwriting, the cyber risk specialist MGA, have completed a management buyout of the company from the Hyperion Insurance Group.
QBE has become the latest insurer to unveil a cyber-risks related product with its new Cyber Response policy designed for UK businesses with a turnover of up to £100m.
As the nature of risks facing many businesses and industries changes drastically, brokers could break into areas traditionally dominated by liability specialists, writes Emmanuel Kenning
Reading-based Macbeth Chartered Insurance Brokers has appointed a new head of professions and head of private clients as it looks to grow its business.
CFC Underwriting has launched a new cyber liability policy for firms using cloud computing services.
Chubb has launched a new cyber security insurance product for companies in Europe that own or control confidential, personal, sensitive financial information or private health data. It is also targeted at companies that transact business via the internet.
The new year has blasted off with insurance once again looking to the technological future. Chubb has unveiled a cyber security insurance product for companies in Europe to cover financial losses in the event of a data breach.
Chubb has launched a cyber security insurance product for companies in Europe.
A new product that could detect employees accessing and distributing sensitive company data has been launched.
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Social media presents significant potential risks to the reputations of European businesses and their protection of confidential information, according to two risk management organisations.