Risk Thinking in an Unstable World

Businesses are being asked to measure their financial risk of climate-related change. But no one seems to know how.

Features

You Are What You Eat
You Are What You Eat
PFAS are chemicals widely used in consumer products. They’ve made their way into our bodies, and now they could be a triple-threat liability.
Private Market Flooding?
Private Market Flooding?
Not quite. But the growing availability of sophisticated flood mapping, modeling tools and reinsurance options has spurred a new interest in private flood insurance.
Climate Appetite
Climate Appetite
Increasing losses due to weather-related risks are changing the appetite for certain exposures.
To Function or Not to Function?
To Function or Not to Function?
The Council's government affairs team has a full plate on Capitol Hill in 2020.

Thought Leaders

Telemedicine’s Triple Risk
Vital Signs Telemedicine’s Triple Risk
Q&A with Jennifer Schoenthal, Miscellaneous Medical Underwriter, Beazley
Tackling Climate Change: A View from The Hill
Tackling Climate Change: A View from The Hill
Q&A with Congressman Sean Casten of Illinois.
2020 ReVision
2020 ReVision
Individual coverage health reimbursement arrangements may make the healthcare defined contribution model work.
A Cautionary Tale
A Cautionary Tale
Oscar Wilde said he could resist anything but temptation. Veteran Leader’s Edge foreign desk chief Adrian Leonard warns in his first monthly column that temptation must be resisted to maintain the market’s current optimism.
20 for 2020
20 for 2020
These 20 steps can help you achieve a reasonable state of cyber-security maturity.
Keeping Pace
Keeping Pace
Technology can help close the protection gap. But regulation must keep up with innovation.
Ocean Risk and Resilience
Ocean Risk and Resilience
Global collaboration is needed to build coastal resilience.
Aiming High in 2020
Aiming High in 2020
As the new chairman of The Council, I want to reinforce our commitment to our member firms and our industry and ensure we will do all we can to earn your confidence.

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