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Video: Safety Record of U.S. Airlines Not Adequately Reflected in Insurance Pricing

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The wave of consolidation in the U.S. airline industry, has meant fewer clients being chased by the same number of insurance markets—although this is not necessarily translating into better deals from insurers, despite the outstanding safety record of U.S. airlines. Continue reading →

Video: Navigating a Tough Energy Market

Major losses in 2011 have resulted in extremely tough conditions, reduced capacity and increased pricing for energy insurance buyers in 2012. We caught up with Mark Oakley, leader of Willis Energy’s Houston team, at RIMS this week to discuss what … Continue reading →

Video: How Will New SEC Guidance on Cyber Disclosures Affect the Cyber Liability Market?

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Our cyber risk expert explains the implications of the SEC's recent guidance on cyber disclosure in this video from the RIMS convention floor. Continue reading →

Airline Loss Levels at Six-Year Low

Investments in safety, new aircraft and technology have resulted in airline loss levels being at a six-year low, says Willis Steve Doyle in this video interview. Continue reading →

Video: Loss and Opportunity of the Arab Spring–What Business and Insurers Can Expect in 2012

As the Arab Spring that erupted in Tunisia earlier this year continues to spread across the Middle East, Paul Davidson, Chairman and Chief Executive of Willis Financial Solutions reviews the impacts of the uprising so far and provides his analysis of what we might expect as we enter 2012. Continue reading →

Everyone’s a Risk Manager in Offshore Wind Energy

With the next phase of offshore wind power development set to dwarf current projects, the industry faces two major challenges: To reduce the cost and the time it takes to build the massive structures out at sea. These two topics … Continue reading →

Reinsurance: Baden-Baden and Beyond

Willis Re's James Vickers discusses the big issues facing reinsurers in the run-up to the 1/1 renewals, including CBI, model changes & the EU debt crisis. Continue reading →

What Weavering Case Means for Hedge Fund Governance

Paul Richards, Willis FINEX National, discusses implications of the Weavering ruling on Fund Directors’ Liability for hedge fund's corporate governance. Continue reading →

5 Reasons to Explore the Environmental Insurance Marketplace

We’ve all heard a lot in the news lately about some rather large and very damaging environmental catastrophes: the nuclear contamination that followed the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the release of toxic sludge at a metal refinery in Hungary, … Continue reading →

Willis Wire: Where We Share our Knowledge and Insights

With change accelerating in the risk landscape, it’s important that companies are aware of the range of challenges facing their business and receive useful information in real time. This is why we’ve pulled together Willis experts who have spent their careers deeply interwoven with our clients’ industries to share their knowledge and insights through our new blog, WillisWire, which today I have the honor to inaugurate. Continue reading →