Posts tagged: IUMI
8 September 2010
Posted in Articles
First published in the September 2010 issue of the Asia Insurance Review On the face of it, the global economic slump created conditions that should have left marine insurance clients bearing the brunt of a hardening market and spiralling premiums. But according to Mr Philip Bilney, Group Executive Director, FP Marine Risks, not only did [...]Read more »
1 June 2009
Posted in Blog
In February, we wrote in this blog about the stark forecasts coming out of IUMI (International Union of Marine Insurance) regarding the global recession and the effects it was likely to have on pricing levels. The report was bleak, with slower demand and falling freight rates forcing shipowners to find efficiencies across the board, and [...]Read more »
19 February 2009
Posted in Blog
In January, IUMI (International Union of Marine Insurance), warned of bleak times ahead as the industry prepared to face the impact of a global slowdown. Slowing demand and lower freight rates are forcing shipowners and charterers to cut costs and find efficiencies. Inevitably, marine insurers will feel the effects through increasing claims, and pressure on [...]Read more »
3 September 2012
Have recessionary risks hindered the opportunities available to Asian marine insurers? And is the future a profitable one?
20 July 2011
What has changed in the marine insurance markets over the last year? And can Assureds expect to see these soft markets continue?
6 December 2012
In recent months, three insurers have pulled out of the Hull and Machinery market as competitive pressures and a year of substantial claims take their toll.
28 November 2012
At the recent Meeting of the Association’s board of Directors, the general increase to be applied to the advance call rates for the 2013 policy year was set at 5%.
16 April 2013
INTTRA, the world’s largest multi-carrier shipping network for ocean freight, has launched a new member service that enables shippers to purchase cargo insurance from marine insurance specialist, FP Marine Risks.
4 February 2013
Hyperion Insurance Group Limited, the international insurance intermediary group, and FP Group Limited (FP), the Hong Kong-headquartered specialist marine broking group, are pleased to announce their partnership today, with Hyperion taking a 55% stake in FP Group Limited.
26 March 2009
26 November 2008