Marsh Risk Management Research

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Access Marsh's insights on a full range of risk-related topics, including current and emerging issues as well as analytics, in a variety of formats, from timely briefings to in-depth reports.

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2016 Changing Risk into Opportunity: Managing Risk and Insurance MENA Workshop 25-Jan- 2016

Our workshop was designed to help you better understand how to secure best value from a changing insurance market and to provide greater insight into the latest Risk Management, In...

Global Insurance
Market Quarterly Briefing

Global Insurance Rates Consistently Lower in Second Quarter 2015 13-Aug- 2015

Declines mark the ninth consecutive quarter of decreases, but there were exceptions in specialized lines.

Briefing

Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing – May 2015 05-May- 2015

Decreases in insurance rates were seen across regions and in most major lines of business, with cyber insurance a notable exception.

Briefing

Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing – March 2015 02-Mar- 2015

The Marsh Global Insurance Index showed rate decreases for the fourth quarter of 2014 compared to the fourth quarter of 2013.

Report

Business Interruption Insurance Efficacy: Five Key Issues 26-Feb- 2015

Read Marsh’s insights into business interruption insurance efficacy and the five core areas that cause concern for organisations worldwide.

Insurance
Market Report

EMEA Insurance Market Report 2015 11-Feb- 2015

In general, competition among insurers and ample capacity helped drive down insurance market rates across EMEA in 2014.

Briefing

Political Risk Map 2015: Geopolitical Tensions and Falling Oil Prices Challenge Foreign Investors 21-Dec- 2014

Marsh’s 2015 Political Risk Map includes overall risk scores for 185 countries based on three categories: political risk, macroeconomic risk, and operational risk.

Global Insurance
Market Quarterly Briefing

Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing – November 2014 24-Nov- 2014

The Marsh Global Insurance Index reflected a sixth consecutive quarter of rate decreases, but the slide in rates has accelerated since the beginning of 2014.

Briefing

EMEA Trade Credit Market Update 19-Nov- 2014

Read Marsh’s latest EMEA trade credit market update for news on premium rates, cover availability, and claims frequency.

Report

Historical Loss Experiences in the Global Power Industry 02-Oct- 2014

An overview of the key power generation technologies, and a description of some of the loss experiences that have affected the power industry in recent years.

Global Insurance
Market Quarterly Briefing

Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing – July 2014 29-Jul- 2014

Strong capacity led to the fifth quarter of falling insurance rates as the Marsh Global Index dropped below second-quarter 2012 levels. .

Briefing

EMEA Trade Credit Market Update 24-Jun- 2014

Though the economic outlook for the region is improving, insolvency is expected to rise in some countries.

Report

Advanced Cyber Attacks on Global Energy Facilities 18-Mar- 2014

This Marsh research paper looks at how energy firms are being disproportionately targeted by increasingly sophisticated hacker networks.

Benchmarking The Middle East Onshore Energy Industry 17-Mar- 2014

Our new MRMR looks at the Middle East's success in the energy industry, both identifying key trends and the risk quality of Middle Eastern facilities.

Briefing

Political Risk Insurance: Implications of Political Instability in Ukraine and Russia 12-Mar- 2014

If your company has political risk exposures in either country, you may experience premium rate increases at renewals or difficulties procuring coverage.

Report

Comparing Claims from Catastrophic Earthquakes 17-Feb- 2014

In this paper, we compare and contrast claims data from the catastrophic earthquakes that took place in Chile, New Zealand and Japan during 2010 and 2011.

Insurance
Market Report

Europe, Middle East and Africa Insurance Market Report 2014 10-Feb- 2014

With abundant capacity and fierce competition among insurers favourable conditions continue to prevail for EMEA buyers of insurance.

Report

Common Causes of Large Losses in the Global Power Sector 04-Sep- 2013

Drawing upon the many large losses Bowring Marsh has helped manage, this report provides insight into the causes of large losses in the global power industry.

Global Insurance
Market Quarterly Briefing

Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing – Q2 2013 30-Jul- 2013

In the Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing for the second quarter of 2013, we look at how insurance rates have declined in most regions, while the US has seen a moderate ris...

Briefing

Managing Risk on the New Frontiers of Energy Exploration 25-Apr- 2013

This report evaluates the changing risk landscape for companies involved in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons from reserves previously untapped.

Insurance
Market Report

EMEA Insurance Market Report 2013 31-Jan- 2013

The insurance market across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) is expected to remain broadly stable in 2013 despite the losses that impacted the market globally in 2012.