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Financial Lines Insurance Market Review – Q2 2018

Financial Lines Insurance Market Review – Q2 2018

In our last, March 2018, update we referred to the financial lines market as “showing a patchy response to several years of poor results” and as “inconsistent in its approach”.Little has changed, with, if anything, even more uncertainty affecting underwriters. Read more

Dealing with a merger in Public Services

Public Sector - preparing for blockchain

Blockchain is often associated with the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, but this technology has the potential to transform a wide range of operations. Aon’s public sector expert Bill Sulman, examines the benefits it could bring to the public sector. Read more

What public sector organisations need to know about Terror attacks today

What public sector organisations need to know about Terror attacks today

Terror attacks are changing, with today’s terrorists more likely to focus on mass casualties than generating property damage. Scott Bolton, Director at Aon explains how public sector organisations can respond to this change. Read more

Dealing with a merger in Public Services

Dealing with a merger in Public Services

Aon’s Public Sector expert, Bill Sulman, assesses the and looks at the risks and opportunities that can result when a local authority merger takes place. Read more

CO2 supplies go flat on food and drink industry

CO2 supplies go flat on food and drink industry

The recent shortage of CO2 shined a light on supply chain disruption and the need for businesses to ensure they have a robust risk management approach to handle the financial and reputational fallout. Read more

2018 Fintech Cybersecurity Predictions

2018 Fintech Cybersecurity Predictions

This year is a big year for FinTechs. With the arrival of PSD2 and GDPR in Europe, there are a number of new risks and regulations for FinTech companies to navigate. Read more

BEPS and its impact on captives – Aon at Airmic 2018

BEPS and its impact on captives – Aon at Airmic 2018

At this years Airmic conference in Liverpool Aon hosted a session on BEPS and its impact on captives. Read more

The risks from a vacant property

PSD2 vs GDPR: Can finance firms reconcile the incompatible?

How are firms meant to cope and remain compliant with both despite the conflict, especially given the threat of significant noncompliance penalties? Read more

The risks from a vacant property

Aon Global Risk survey - Airmic 2018 pulse survey

On the Aon Stand at the 2018 Airmic Conference we ran a ‘Pulse Survey’ with delegates to determine what they feel are the current top risks facing their business. Read more

The risks from a vacant property

No Let Out for Downtrodden Partners

Partnership law expert Andrew Cromby of Weightmans LLP considers whether a partner can ever be treated so badly that he is entitled to turn his back on the partnership and walk away… Read more

The risks from a vacant property

Social engineering crime

The growth in social engineering crime in recent years has been largely attributed to the level of improvements in firms’ physical and online security. Read more

The price of data security

The Fall and Rise of Cryptocurrency

From its somewhat mysterious origins as one of the earliest cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin has now made the transition into the mainstream financial world and occupies a prominent place in the global media. Read more

The risks from a vacant property

The risks from a vacant property

For landlords of vacated properties, there is not only the hit from loss of rental income to manage but also the increased risks of problems such as illegal squatting, fly-tipping, vandalism, metal theft, or fire and flood damage. Read more

The price of data security

Food for thought

Aon and South West Business Insider explore the biggest challenges facing the Food and Drink Industry Read more

The price of data security

Managing risk in the supply chain

From shipping delays to terrorism attacks and cyber hacks – managing the growing risks to the retail supply chain Read more

The price of data security

The price of data security

Aon has partnered with DLA Piper to provide insight into the insurability of GDPR fines across Europe and the potential financial impact of a data breach. Read more

GDPR Applicability to Expatriate Employees

GDPR Applicability to Expatriate Employees

The GDPR will affect nearly every aspect of a company’s operations, including its treatment of employment data. Read more

The Gender Pay Gap and Your Employment Practices Liability Contract

The Gender Pay Gap and Your Employment Practices Liability Contract

What does this mean for you and your organisation and will your Employment Practices Liability (“EPL”) contract meet the challenges ahead? Read more

Aon Meets - Paul Overeem

Aon Meets - Paul Overeem

We ask for Paul Overeem his career reflections, market predictions and who he would most like to sit next to at a dinner party. Read more

Supply chain financing unlocks working capital

Supply chain financing unlocks working capital

Supply chain financing unlocks working capital. Read more

Trading Perspectives USA

Trading Perspectives USA

In-depth risk analysis includes perspectives from our team on the ground, who are on the pulse of local market dynamics and macro-economic trends.Read more

Terrorism and Political Violence Risk Map

Terrorism and Political Violence Risk Map

The nature of terror attacks has changed significantly over the last 20 years, with today’s terrorists more likely to attempt to generate mass casualties than property damage.Read more

Future Shape of Credit Risk

Future Shape of Credit Risk

Future shape of credit solutions Bringing credit, structured credit, political risks and surety together. Read more

Too big to fail? - high profile insolvencies

Too big to fail? - high profile insolvencies

Credit risk profiling is changing for many businesses, following recent high profile insolvencies. Read more

Trading Perspectives Gulf Cooperation Council

Trading Perspectives Gulf Cooperation Council

Aon’s new Trading Perspectives report has a focus on the Gulf Cooperation Council market Read more

2018 Cybersecurity predictions

Cybersecurity 2018 Predictions

Cybersecurity 2018 Predictions: Companies Will Make Major Enterprise-Wide Changes to Address Cyber Risk. Read more

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

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