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Solar Storage

Solar Storage

Christina Tom, Inland Marine Underwriter, Aspen Insurance, takes a closer look at the growth of solar power in California which ha...

Blue Marble launches in white space

Blue Marble launches in white space

Chris O’Kane, Group Chief Executive Officer of Aspen and a Board director of Blue Marble Microinsurance (Blue Marble), highlights ...

Man-made Catastrophes

Man-made Catastrophes

Richard Thornton reflects on the intrinsic feature of man-made catastrophes – namely that they are affected by people and behaviou...

Hands-on For Project Cargo

Hands-on For Project Cargo

Loss prevention and loss control are the crucial factors for success in this line of business where the intrinsic value of the car...

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At Aspen, we apply intelligence, experience and insight to every part of our business.

It is this intelligence and insight that allows us not only to deliver exceptional solutions for our clients but also to form perceptive opinions on issues impacting our industry. We like to share our forward-thinking approach and invite robust debate and present here our Aspen Opinions written by our market-leading experts.

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Solar Storage

November 29, 2016

Christina Tom, Inland Marine Underwriter, Aspen Insurance, takes a closer look at the growth of solar power in California which has been spurred by regulatory change...

Blue Marble launches in white space

October 24, 2016

Chris O’Kane, Group Chief Executive Officer of Aspen and a Board director of Blue Marble Microinsurance (Blue Marble), highlights the importance of innovation and cu...

Man-made Catastrophes

August 17, 2016

Richard Thornton reflects on the intrinsic feature of man-made catastrophes – namely that they are affected by people and behaviour.

Hands-on For Project Cargo

August 9, 2016

Loss prevention and loss control are the crucial factors for success in this line of business where the intrinsic value of the cargo is likely to be considerable, ye...

Recognition & Limitation: Supply Chain Cyber Risks

June 9, 2016

As supply chains become more complex, what defenses are available to protect against new cyber risks?

Contract Certainty

April 21, 2016

Clive Edwards reflects on some fundamentals of insurance given the upcoming implementation of the Insurance Act in 2016.

How Low Can They Go?

March 15, 2016

Taking a closer look at the capital markets' return requirements for catastrophic risk.

Telematics: A Revolutionary Road

February 5, 2016

Advances in technology are disrupting many industries. We look at the growth of telematics and the challenges and opportunities for (re)insurers.

Emerging Market Cat Risks - Through Multiple Lenses

January 11, 2016

Significant uncertainties in cat risk assessment are caused by limited data but what are the dangers of a "one size fits all" mind-set?

Energy Transition: Aging Networks & New Exposures

December 7, 2015

Renewable energy is bringing challenges to the aging UK grid network, but also to the (re)insurance industry.

US Tornadoes and Hail

October 28, 2015

Dr. Giovanni Leoncini, Aspen Re’s storm risk scientist, discusses the current challenges of increasing volatility, seasonal predictability relating to El Niño and to...

Gender Diversity

September 8, 2015

The business case for gender diversity is still not appreciated despite the wealth of research in support of it.

One Size Does Not Necessarily Fit All

June 30, 2015

Michael Toppi, Chief Surety Underwriter for Aspen U.S. Insurance, cautions against painting all exploration and production companies with the same brush following th...

Hurricanes and Randomness

May 27, 2015

With no major hurricane making U.S. landfall in the last nine years, what's the likelihood of such a break occurring by chance?

Cyber Insurance - An Emerging Market

April 1, 2015

Data protection insurance is responding to some of the most pressing threats to organizations and there are opportunities for disciplined underwriters.

Differentiation through Engineering Expertise

March 3, 2015

Tony Carroll, Executive Vice President and Neil Cochenour, Vice President of Aspen Insurance Onshore Energy & Construction, emphasize the benefits of combining detai...

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