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Aon & Brit back Icebreaker One’s open standard for climate data

27th January 2020

Significant insurance and reinsurance industry players are backing a new non-profit start-up that aims to drive forwards the development of an open standard for sharing climate data, with the goal of enabling better design and development of climate risk related financial products along with the use of artificial intelligence.

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World Economic Forum report outlines strategies for managing natural disaster risk

3rd May 2011

A new report recently published by the World Economic Forum, in collaboration with a range of private sector companies including re/insurers, outlines recommendations to reduce the impact of natural disasters through improving both physical and financial preparedness. The report also advocates utilising the resources of both the public and private sectors to effectively manage natural […]

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World Economic Forum publish Global Risks 2011 report

13th January 2011

Each year, the World Economic Forum (WEF) works with insurers and risk management professionals to come up with a report which highlights the main global risks the world will face in the coming year. The 2011 report has been published recently. For this report the WEF worked with Swiss Re, Marsh & McLennan, Wharton Center […]

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