Cargo insurers can expect to face a large exposure value after the recent tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman.
Connected Risk Weekly: Who will win the UK Election?
02 June 2017 | Newsletter
When Prime Minister Theresa May called a snap election, it was a given that the PM would return to Downing Street on the back of a landslide.
Yet, that wisdom was shattered when Wednesday's YouGov poll showed the Conservatives on 310 seats and Labour on 257 seats, leaving the Conservatives 16 seats short of a majority. YouGov released another poll on Thursday putting the Conservatives only 3 points ahead of Labour.
Regardless of whether this is a minor hiccup for the Conservatives or the turning of the tide for Labour, the message for Insurers and Corporates is clear.
We are living in politically volatile times.