15
Oct 18

Trending News: Cyber Insurance

Author:Ash Natesh

Insurers say cyber insurance underwriting is profitable for now By PwC Insurance Journal Carriers say that cyber insurance is quite profitable for them at the moment, and a majority are also using reinsurance to manage their exposures, PwC found in a global survey of specialist writers. The consulting firm’s survey found that 80 percent of … Continue reading Trending News: Cyber Insurance

05
Oct 18

New Look For Energy Made Easy

Talking meerkats, animated wizards and models with impossibly shiny teeth – there are awide range of price comparison websites available these days, and they are all desperate for us to use their tool. Energy Made Easy (EME) has been around since July 1 2012 and is, as the name suggests,easy to use: customers answer some … Continue reading New Look For Energy Made Easy

04
Oct 18

Current Cyber Climate

Author:Ash Natesh

Are companies ready for cyber incidents? Most companies are much better prepared for hurricanes and earthquakes than any cyber attack. According to figures from AIG, only about 55% of Fortune 500 companies have cybersecurity insurance. For the majority of enterprises, the figures are even lower: just 35% of small to medium-sized businesses are insured against … Continue reading Current Cyber Climate

03
Oct 18

ACCC’s Recommendations to Improve Electricity Pricing

Author:Ash Natesh

The ACCC released a final report in July 2018 that outlined the prospects to improve electricity pricing and affordability for Australian consumers and businesses. The inquiry which commenced in March 2017 identified the root cause of high electricity prices across the electricity supply chain, and has now made 56 recommendations pin-pointing ways to fix the … Continue reading ACCC’s Recommendations to Improve Electricity Pricing

25
Sep 18

Takeaways from the Data Privacy and Protection Conference

Author:Ash Natesh

In the wake of Facebook and Cambridge Analytica as well as emerging reports ofdata breaches, public awareness and expectations of privacy and data protectioncontinue to heighten. The challenge now is to align data-driven innovation witheffective data governance frameworks in order to mitigate the risk. It is crucial that data is used in the most privacy-centric, … Continue reading Takeaways from the Data Privacy and Protection Conference

25
Sep 18

Managing Risk in Organisations – LSE comes to Sydney

Author:Tim Tran

 Risk pervades all aspects of organisational life, therefore understanding and leading risk contributes to enhancing individual and organisational performance. By examining psychological and sociological approaches to understanding risk, new insights to risk management practices can be applied within global organisations.  In this Managing Risk in Organisations Executive Forum, attendees will examine how human architecture influences … Continue reading Managing Risk in Organisations – LSE comes to Sydney

24
Sep 18

Cyber Insurance Industry Trends 2018

Author:Ash Natesh

As businesses come to terms with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Mandatory Data Breach Notification Scheme (NDB), they require more complex and robust levels of data breach reporting and incident response.   According to Deloitte’s report on Insurance Industry Outlook 2018 these changes may compel an increase in cyber insurance coverage for those impacted … Continue reading Cyber Insurance Industry Trends 2018

12
Sep 18

Customer Centricity: A key issue in the energy markets

Author:Ash Natesh

“I think customers in the energy sector have largely been left behind while other sectors have moved on,”  Melissa Reynolds told the Financial Review. Melissa Reynolds has over 30 years experience in product, marketing, brand, sales and service in consumer and business markets. This includes leading large scale customers and digital change in the financial … Continue reading Customer Centricity: A key issue in the energy markets