Cyber Insurance - A growing risk for all businesses

Wednesday, 19 January 2022
10:00 am – 11:00 am (UK time)
    • Diane Jenkins BA (Hons), ACII, Chartered Insurance Broker, Associate for Nick Thomas & Associates

Webinar Overview

Cyber risk is a growing issue for all businesses, so brokers and insurers need to understand the risks and insurance cover available. No two cyber policies are the same so this can be a complex area for insurers, brokers, and their clients to understand the cover offered. This session reviews the cyber risk insurance solutions available in this rapidly changing class.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the cyber risks covered in an SME cyber policy.
  • Be aware of key cyber insurance market developments and their practical implications for brokers and insurers.
  • Be aware of cyber market innovations and their potential use for clients

Content and Learning

  • Coverage found in a typical cyber policy – data breach, BI, cyber liability, cyber-crime, issues of retro dates, social engineering limitations, industrial control systems, definition of BI indemnity periods and limit calculation.
  • Market developments - hardening of rates, additional security and protection requirement, ransom payment issues., concern about group actions, implications of Lloyd v Google Supreme Court action
  • Market innovation - parametric, stand-alone breach support, wrap policies, industry specific policies

Speaker Bio

Diane is now a highly respected trainer to the insurance market.

Diane’s strength is in practical application of knowledge with specific specialisms including Business Interruption, Cyber and Property Owners.

She is the Education Secretary and former chairperson of the London Business Interruption Association. She was part of the IIL Advance Study Group - Business Interruption Policy Wordings and has collaborated with the authors of several Business Interruption textbooks.

Diane is a member of the Cyber Insurance Association, and she carries out the insurance cyber policy reviews for Cyber|Decider (

Diane’s work includes delivery as an Associate for Nick Thomas & Associates.

Post Webinar Recording

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