insurance

Insurance Act 2015

The legislation will introduce fundamental reforms, including key changes to the duty to make a fair presentation When the Insurance Act 2015 comes into force in August 2016, it will introduce fundamental changes to UK insurance contract law. Risk managers will welcome the reforms and are being encouraged to prepare for the changes well in advance of next year. Airmic has urged […]

PwC Global CEO Survey 2013

By PricewaterhouseCoopers Government and the global CEO: A new contract between business and the state 72% of government and public sector CEOs are somewhat or extremely concerned that fiscal deficits have risen. Each year, PwC’s Annual Global CEO survey gives business leaders, governments and the world’s business community a unique insight into the vision and decisions of the global CEO. As […]

New flood defences announced but is it enough?

 By Louise Gray, Environment Correspondent, for the Telegraph New flood defences will be built around the country, Owen Paterson, the Environment Secretary has announced, but concerns remain over whether enough money has been allocated to protect homes from the increasing risk of extreme weather. Mr Paterson gave the go ahead for building to start on 93 new flood defences this year, including […]