The British Property Federation (BPF) has welcomed a change to Flood Re scheme which will see leasehold properties in blocks of three or fewer flats included, but has warned that this still does not offer security to a high number of homeowners […]
If yesterday’s hearing at the House of Commons Environment select committee on floods proved anything, it is that they must include comparison web sites and major distributors within their probe. Aggregators’ low-fi approach to selling […]
The future of many hospitals, local authorities and charities is at stake as the UK faces an increase in major incidents, warns a new report out today. The Risk and Response report, produced by Zurich […]
The number of microinsurance schemes worldwide has increased substantially over the past five years and now reaches an estimated 500 million worldwide, according to the Microinsurance Innovation Facility of the International Labour Organization and the […]
Global broking group Marsh said its affordable flood insurance plan has “critical mass”, despite pessimism from one commentator today.
Marsh and its sister company Guy Carpenter announced ‘Project Noah’ which they claim can secure affordable flood insurance for at risk properties in the UK, only to have the idea chastised following a tweet from an Insurance Edge reader.