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In March, a large container ship blocked the Suez Canal for six days, costing nearly $400 million an hour in global trade losses. Now, cargo and vessel owners are asking, “Who foots the bill?”
After months of pilot studies, underwriters will soon go live with Maersk on a commercial distributed-ledger system for marine insurance.
The sector’s profitability is precarious, but investments in technology and recruitment could assuage some of its challenges.
IUMI’s annual meeting in September will offer a rare glimpse into local markets.
Accumulation risk due to the increased size of marine vessels is something marine underwriters are keeping a keen eye on.
Major vessel loss frequency and cost trends pressure marine underwriters.
A look at the latest decisions impacting the industry.
Consolidation and related coverage issues have marine risk managers and underwriters scrambling.
When a captive structure didn’t serve the needs of a post-merger cargo program, Carlos Dezayas built a new one.
A sunken haunted house attraction resulted in a lawsuit against the insurance broker.
Marine risk managers and underwriters confront the threat of cyber losses.
Businesses face risks from undersea data cable vulnerabilities.
Bigger ships passing through an expanded Panama Canal translates to bigger risk accumulations.
Port computer systems are vulnerable to criminal organizations looking to steal, smuggle or commit espionage.
A look at the latest legal cases impacting the industry.
Specialty Insurers and their risk management partners find a way to keep historic vessels in use.
The deeper we drill in the ocean for oil, the more the risk increases.
With capacity ample, project cargo insurers emphasize project management.
An injured dock worker claims he’s eligible for the higher benefit levels available under the Longshoreman’s Act.
The easing of travel restrictions to Cuba is bound to open up opportunities.