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Ogden discount rate increase "does not go far enough"

Posted on: 17 July 2019

Following the MoJ's announcement that the Ogden discount rate is to be increased from -0.75% to -0.25%, Simon McGinn, General Manager, Commercial & Personal, Allianz, reacts.

read more about the rate change's impact

Award wins for Allianz at the British Insurance Awards 2019

Posted on: 12 July 2019

Allianz Insurance plc picked up four trophies, including 'Transformational Deal of the Year' jointly with LV=.

read more about 2019 BIA results for Allianz and LV=

Insurance Today - Listen to the first episode of our new podcast series

Posted on: 10 July 2019

Alongside our 'Insurance Tomorrow' podcast series, we bring you 'Insurance Today', a new series in which insurance topics that are hitting the headlines are discussed by Allianz experts.

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The changing profile of the SME

Posted on: 25 June 2019

The role of the SME has evolved in line with advances in technology, changes in the political landscape and innovative working practices. The modern SME currently faces both key opportunities and significant challenges.

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Sprinklers – a traditional risk management solution for a modern world

Posted on: 20 June 2019

Andy Miller, Technical Manager, Loss Control Engineering, wrote for Modern Insurance Magazine about how, even after two centuries, sprinkler technology is still a top solution for fire safety.

read more about sprinklers in today's world

Our new risk management website

Posted on: 20 June 2019

On June 5, 2019, we officially launched Allianz Risk Management, a new online service for brokers, business owners and employers to help with the management of risk, continuity and legislative requirements.

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A message from CEO Jon Dye to our brokers following the recent acquisitions news

Posted on: 13 June 2019

Chief Executive Officer, Jon Dye, has recorded a message to broker partners following the news that Allianz UK will be acquiring L&G's general insurance business and buying out the remaining 51% stake in LV=GI.

watch Jon's message

Safety and Shipping Review 2019 (AGCS)

Posted on: 10 June 2019

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty's (AGCS) annual Safety and Shipping Review analyses the trends amongst shipping casualties and forecasts the risks and opportunities on the industry's horizon.

read more about losses and developments in the shipping industry

Theft - A proactive approach is the best preventative strategy

Posted on: 03 June 2019

Theft is on the increase, with criminals targeting everything from mobile phones and tools to cars and cranes. What could be driving this current trend and how can companies and individuals help protect themselves?

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Driving when tired

Posted on: 28 May 2019

Statistics show that driver fatigue is a likely cause for one in five road traffic accidents. Causing injury or death by dangerous driving can result in a fine, a driving ban, or even a prison sentence.

read more about driver fatigue