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Awards
2 August 2011
Given that Marsh is a popular contributor to TFR, it could be argued that it has an unfair advantage in the TFR Awards. However, if it was not genuinely well-regarded across the industry, it simply...
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Awards
2 August 2011
Without doubt, the scooping of the Gold Award in this category by ACE Group was one of the big surprises of this year’s TFR Awards – nosing in ahead of Zurich, which is such a big name...
Feature
3 May 2011
Analysis from the Political Risk & Structured Credit Practice of Marsh Ltd.
News
24 February 2011
Zurich’s Dan Riordan, best known to TFR readers as President of Zurich Surety, Credit & Political Risk until recently promoted to President of Zurich’s North America Commercial Specialties unit,...
News
22 December 2010
Berne Union, the global organisation for export credit and investment insurance, claims that trade volumes will return to their pre-crisis levels in 2010.
Feature
22 December 2010
Marsh’s James Cunningham looks back over a busy year in political risk insurance – and forward to 2011.
Face to face
22 December 2010
The trade credit and political risk insurance industry is looking forward to a solid 2011. TFR talks to four big names in the market to find out more.
Feature
11 November 2010
The most significant development in the private insurance market for non-payment insurance over recent weeks has been the announcement of a series of new market entrants.
Feature
10 September 2010
We have not seen any material price chances over the past month in the countries we are tracking. The volume of documentary credit deals remains low, however, there has been a pick-up in activity for...
Face to face
27 July 2010
Kimberly Wiehl, Secretary-General, Berne Union looks back on a tumultuous year in trade.
Awards
27 July 2010
No branch of government did more to keep the wheels of trade turning than ECAs and with Germany among the world’s largest exporters, the response of the German Export Credit Guarantee Scheme was...
Awards
27 July 2010
This time last year, the trade credit and political risk insurance market was as uncertain as any within the broad trade finance world.
Awards
27 July 2010
The year 2009 was not of vintage quality for trade credit and political risk insurers. Not surprisingly, claims went through the roof, some no doubt mulled quitting the market altogether.
News
17 June 2010
Chubb Group of Insurance Companies has quit the political risk insurance (PRI) and structured trade credit (STC) business with immediate effect.
Feature
17 June 2010
Pavel Andrle explains how the ‘fraud exception’ should – and should not be – applied to letters of credit.
Face to face
17 June 2010
TFR talks to Marsh’s James Cunningham about the ups and downs of the political risk insurance and structured trade credit markets.
News
13 May 2010
Following its acquisition of Lloyd’s Broker FirstCity in April 2010, Gallagher’s Political, Project and Credit Risk team, led by Managing Director Kit Brownlees, has been joined by Mark Gubbins''...
Feature
4 May 2010
Analysis from the Political Risk & Structured Credit Practice of Marsh Ltd.
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