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BBC’s Kate Adie announced as opening Keynote Speaker at Infosecurity Europe 2019

As part of what is an already inspiring conference line-up, Infosecurity Europe’s organisers have now announced that renowned BBC broadcaster and author Kate Adie will be delivering the opening Keynote at this year’s event on Tuesday 4 June (from 10.15 am-11.05 am). Also...
Posted On 07 May 2019
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G&M International unveils all-new cyber insurance policy to combat digital threats

London-based insurance broker G&M International has announced the launch of its all-new cyber insurance policy whereby the business has created a package of valuable features designed to provide comprehensive cover and bespoke solutions for companies of all sizes. Over the...
Posted On 30 Jan 2019
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The Future of Risk is Informed by its Past

‘Risk’ has been around pretty much from the dawn of time, ever since cavemen first burned their hands in the fire. Since then, we’ve developed a number of different ways in which to measure and manage risk, asserts David Walter. In fact, many of the fundamental principles...
Posted On 24 Jul 2018
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World’s first cyber insurance policy comparison engine launched by STORM Guidance

The world’s first cyber insurance comparison engine has been launched to allow UK brokers and other professionals involved in this market to rapidly compare and analyse the wide range of policies available. Created by cyber risk and incident response specialist STOR...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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City of London Police appoints Oliver Little as head of Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department

The City of London Police has appointed a new head of department for its specialist Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED). Detective Chief Inspector (DCI) Oliver Little takes on the role of leading the IFED team from DCI Angie Rogers, and is now looking to build on the...
Posted On 02 Feb 2016
The Institute of Risk Management has published a guidance framework which outlines how to ensure that risk models, created by insurers to comply with the requirements of Solvency II, add value to businesses beyond just meeting regulatory requirements
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IRM publishes framework document designed to keep Solvency II risk models relevant

The Institute of Risk Management’s Internal Model Industry Forum has published a guidance document based on its research into the effective validation of risk models created by the insurance industry to comply with the requirements of Solvency II. Entitled ‘The Validation...
Posted On 11 May 2015
Craig Chalmers: business development manager for Ward Security's new Scottish operation
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Ward Security expands into Scotland and launches Ward Belgravia division

Ward Security is expanding into Scotland with the opening of offices in both Glasgow and Edinburgh and the key appointment of ex-Scotland Rugby international and British Lions fly-half Craig Chalmers, who joins the company as business development manager. Andrew Foley, Ward...
Posted On 27 Mar 2015
The report entitled: ‘UK Cyber Security: The Role of Insurance in Managing and Mitigating the Risk’ is based on input from 13 London insurers and a number of large companies
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UK Government and insurance sector unveil joint initiatives to tackle cyber risk

Last year, 81% of large UK businesses and 60% of smaller companies suffered a cyber security breach. Now, a detailed report published on 23 March by Her Majesty’s Government and Marsh – one of the UK’s leading insurance brokers and risk advisors – announces new...
Posted On 25 Mar 2015
Security Systems Technology has implemented palm-vein biometric authentication by Fujitsu (PalmSecure) for Hiscox London Market, a division of the Bermuda-based insurer that underwrites international businesses via Lloyd’s of London
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SST implements Fujitsu palm-vein biometric authentication for Hiscox London Market

Security Systems Technology (SST) has implemented palm-vein biometric authentication developed by Fujitsu for Hiscox London Market, a division of the Bermuda-based insurer that underwrites international businesses via Lloyd’s of London. The PalmSecure readers have been installed...
Posted On 11 Mar 2015