The UK’s departure from the EU has been a lengthy and complex journey, with far-reaching social, economic and political implications. In this supplement we examine the impact of Brexit on businesses, plus what this means for the insurance industry, both now and in the future.
The guide includes:
Brexit and the changing face of business
UK workforce considerations
Surviving and thriving - SMEs in a post-Brexit world
A BIBA brokers' guide to managing the after effects of COVID-19
Though we are approaching a possible end to the crisis caused by the COVID pandemic, the virus will continue to influence how we all live and how we do business. In this examination of the after effects of COVID-19 we consider how different business sectors and their insurances have been impacted as well as the emergence of 'zombie' companies.
As the UK emerges from lockdown, and more than a year after Brexit, we consider how insurance requirements have been shaped by recent events, plus the role of the industry in educating customers about the risks of underinsurance.
Most modern forms of transportation have remained fundamentally unchanged for decades; we could be on the cusp of a 'transportation transformation'. So what could the future of mobility look like and how might it affect the insurance industry?
Our transportation needs are being shaped by a number of factors, such as a desire for ‘greener’ options, advancements in technology and travel habits shaped by the Covid-19 pandemic. Our latest BIBA Guide examines the future of mobility, the legal and regulatory considerations, and what this means for the insurance industry.
At this stage it’s important for brokers to understand the possible impact e-mobility may have on society and businesses and to establish how clients may want to prepare as technology advances. We've created some top tips for businesses that brokers can highlight.
Despite the consultation for open finance being in the early stages, it’s important for brokers to understand the possibilities it may bring if it were to become the norm. We've created some top tips for businesses that brokers can highlight.
The professional and business services (PBS) sector plays an important role in supporting jobs
and growth in the UK, making up 13% of all UK employment, 25% of all businesses and adding £190bn to the economy.
2020 will forever be known as the ‘COVID Year.’ The world is reeling from the deadliest pandemic in modern history, with thousands of people dying every day, others without contact with loved ones for months at a time, and economies all over the world suffering their worst decline in decades.
Allianz’s Stephanie Smith on being prepared for operational resilience
Stephanie Smith, chief operating officer at Allianz Insurance, assesses how the focus on operational resilience has taken old school business continuity planning and added helpful and important extras.