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MIL-OSI Economics: Businesses are urged to build resilience to climate change impact

By   /  September 25, 2018  /  Business, Economics, English, Global Economy, Insurance, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel, Zurich Insurance Group  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Businesses are urged to build resilience to climate change impact

Source: Zurich Insurance Group Headline: Businesses are urged to build resilience to climate change impact The likely failure of efforts to meet internationally agreed targets for global warming require businesses to act now to adapt to the risks related to climate change. New report from Zurich outlines risk management recommendations for companies to best respond, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: A first for NZ: Delta Insurance releases cover for IP

By   /  September 10, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Avani Vyas. Craig Kirk, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Delta Insurance, English, Exports, Insurance, Kiwi, law, Legal, Make Lemonade Media, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, Open Source Intel, Press Release Service, Technology, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: A first for NZ: Delta Insurance releases cover for IP

Auckland – Kiwi businesses can now afford to protect themselves against intellectual property (IP) risks, thanks to an audacious move by Delta Insurance. Filling a serious gap in New Zealand’s insurance market, Delta’s IP offering has been designed to make it easy for Kiwi companies to cover their legal costs in a battle over intangible assets […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Japan’s Nippon Life to end lending for new coal projects

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  Business, Climate Risk, Coal Project Lending, Commodities, Dai-ichi Life, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Insurance, Japan, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Nippon Life Insurance Company, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Japan’s Nippon Life to end lending for new coal projects

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Asahi Shimbun: Nippon Life Insurance Co. plans to become the first leading Japanese financial institution to reject investments and loans into new coal-fired power generation projects at home and abroad, a company source said July 12. The decision, made by Japan’s largest life insurance company, may […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Swiss Re steps away from coal insurance business

By   /  July 7, 2018  /  Allianz, Business, Climate Risk, Coal Plant Insurance, Commodities, Dai-ichi Life Insurance, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, Insurance, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Swiss Re  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Swiss Re steps away from coal insurance business

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: Swiss Re took a step forward this week in its commitment to manage carbon-related sustainability risks and support the transition to a low-carbon economy. As of Monday, the Zurich-based firm no longer provides insurance or reinsurance to businesses with more than 30 percent exposure to […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Flood resilience alliance in five-year extension will focus on USD 1 billion increase in investments

By   /  July 4, 2018  /  Business, Economics, English, Global Economy, Insurance, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel, Zurich Insurance Group  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Flood resilience alliance in five-year extension will focus on USD 1 billion increase in investments

Source: Zurich Insurance Group Headline: Flood resilience alliance in five-year extension will focus on USD 1 billion increase in investments The flood resilience alliance led by Zurich is extended for another five years. Flood risk is increasing around the world, affecting lives and eroding livelihoods. Because current resources are limited, alliance partners will focus on […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Extending unfair contract terms protections to insurance contracts consultation

By   /  June 27, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Australian Treasurer, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Insurance, Investment, Legislation, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Treasury  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extending unfair contract terms protections to insurance contracts consultation

Source: Australian Treasurer Insurance plays a fundamental role in maintaining the financial stability of both individuals and the Australian economy. The Government is committed to strengthening protections for consumers and small businesses who purchase standard form insurance contracts. The Turnbull Government has today released a Proposals Paper on extending the unfair contract term (UCT) protections […]

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