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Lifecycle of a claim

Lifecycle of a claim

A comprehensive guide to the lifecycle of an insurance policy claim Read more

Why does the weather have to be an excuse for poor business performance?

Why does the weather have to be an excuse for poor business performance?

The use of data and analytics is transforming the way we understand and protect against this type of risk. Insurers have started to use big data in innovative new ways to create products to help companies ride out the unexpected weather conditions Read more

What does macro trends in Trade Credit mean for business?

What does macro trends in Trade Credit mean for business?

While every trading sector can be different it is worth noting that a toxic mix of huge debt, declining sales, shrinking customer base and cutthroat competition have laid the foundations of a number of business failures since the financial crisis. Read more

Important upcoming accounting standard changes

Important upcoming accounting standard changes

The new IFRS 9 rules, and equivalent US GAAP standards are aimed at increasing the accuracy and transparency of how credit risk is represented on a company’s Balance Sheet and P&L. Read more

Facilitation of tax offence

Criminal Finances Act 2017

The “Act” came into effect on 30 September as part of the Government’s crackdown on economic crime. Read more

How PSD2 will revolutionise FinTech

FinTech firms have transformed the financial landscape, but the challengers face their own potential disruptor. Read more

the internet of things and Cyber in the digital-physical world

Adam Peckman from Aon and Tracey Skinner, Director of Insurance & Risk Financing, BT discuss de-mystifying the concept of cyber, and offer guidance to support Risk Managers and Business Leaders tasked with managing their organisation's cyber risk profile Read more

Conduct risk exposures likely for financial institutions during post-Brexit ‘grace period’

Conduct risk exposures likely for financial institutions during post-Brexit ‘grace period’

Hard, soft or medium; whatever the outcome of Brexit negotiations, the warnings from financial services regulators have been getting louder by the day. Read more

Managing Risks in a Rapidly Changing Landscape series: Where are your people?

Where are your people?

Successfully combining business travel risk management and how the insured professional firm responds Read more

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Things to watch

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Things to watch

EU General Data Protection Regulation Things to watch - As with any change within an organisation, there are various challenges to navigate. When implementing the EU GDPR, be aware and avoid the following common pitfalls: Read more

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Game Changer

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Game Changer

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) is set to come into effect on the 25th of May 2018 and will strengthen the rights of individuals online, while creating significant obligations for businesses operating in an increasingly connected world. Read more

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Action Check List

EU General Data Protection Regulation - Action Check List

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) is set to come into effect on the 25th of May 2018 and will strengthen the rights of individuals online, while creating significant obligations for businesses operating in an increasingly connected world. Read more

The B of the Bang

The B of the Bang

With the triggering of Article 50, the UK has entered a period of profound change. Its future relationship with the EU is open to negotiation and its position in the wider world reassessed. Read more

Helen Somerton

60 Seconds with Aon - Changing the face of terrorism

There is some amazing talent here at Aon and in order to share insights from a few of our employees, we have launched a series of 60-second videos. Read more

Jack Hammond

60 Seconds with Aon - FinTech

There is some amazing talent here at Aon and in order to share insights from a few of our employees, we have launched a series of 60-second videos. Read more

Shaunna Batabyal

60 Seconds with Aon - Change in the London insurance market

There is some amazing talent here at Aon and in order to share insights from a few of our employees, we have launched a series of 60-second videos. Read more

Mustafa Denlisoz

60 Seconds with Aon - Millennials

There is some amazing talent here at Aon and in order to share insights from a few of our employees, we have launched a series of 60-second videos. Read more