cyber ILW


Envelop Risk adds sector veteran Brian O’Hara to board

Envelop Risk, a recently launched start-up with a focus on cyber risk underwriting and analytics provision and which we expect will engage the capital markets to explore cyber insurance-linked securities (ILS), has announced the appointment of industry veteran and former XL Chairman and CEO Brian O'Hara to its board.The appointment read the full article →

Envelop Risk launches for cyber focus with Jonathan Spry as CEO

A new firm named Envelop Risk has launched to focus on cyber risk underwriting and analytics provision with experienced reinsurance capital markets executive Jonathan Spry at the helm, suggesting that the company may well look to cyber insurance-linked securities (ILS) in future.Envelop Risk aims to provide cyber underwriting services to read the full article →

Don’t rely on ambiguous and unreliable triggers, PCS warns

The reinsurance and ILS market places itself at risk of arbitration by their use of ambiguous and unreliable industry loss trigger data sources, which can be as random and varied as "any credible source", according to Property Claim Services (PCS), a Verisk Analytics business.Use of sometimes random, unofficial and rudimentary read the full article →