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Latest items in 2017

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19 Oct 2017

Web Alert: P&I cover for cyber risks arising out of the use of electronic trading systems

Electronic trading systems are, by their nature, susceptible to the risk of cyber attack. What would the P&I cover position be should a claim arise under those circumstances?

19 Oct 2017

Web Alert: Maersk and partners to implement blockchain-based marine insurance platform

This may represent a watershed moment within the marine insurance industry, and the insurance industry as a whole.

18 Oct 2017

Web Alert: The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) publishes its third quarter report on piracy and armed robbery for 2017

Whilst piracy rates were down compared to the same period in 2016, the report highlights continuing concern over attacks in the Gulf of Guinea and in Southeast Asia.

17 Oct 2017

Web Alert: Hong Kong Government proposes to implement latest IMO limits under the 1996 Protocol

The new limits are proposed to come into operation on 4 December 2017.

16 Oct 2017

Web Alert: Polar Code amendments to STCW

The new STCW amendments will take effect on 1 July 2018 (not 1 January 2018 as previously announced).