Ghost Broking - Not So Phantom Menace
Ghost broking is a growing problem in the insurance industry. They prey on customers and insurance companies. It is not just the young and vulnerable who are victims of ghost broking. High net worth clients are also targeted. By looking at real-life cases we will examine what ghost broking is, typical tactics used, detection methods and strategies to counter this menace.
Thu 10 Feb 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Through the Grapevine
The characteristics of a good wine can teach us a lot about the characteristics of a good communicator. Each wine is unique in its character and so too is each person. However, there are common ingredients and methods that go in to producing the finished article, whether it be a good wine or a good communicator. Through tasting five different Spanish and Portuguese wines, each with a unique character, this session will relate these characteristics to the five essential characteristics of a good communicator, from preparation through to execution of a message.
Wed 01 Dec 5:30 am – 7:00 pm
Webinar: Financial Resilience for Women (Rearranged from the 8th September)
This talk follows and builds on the theme of the CII initiative, Insuring Women’s Futures. The talk is geared towards women and to financial planning professionals, who are interested in learning more about the key issues for women and their future financial resilience. The talk is designed to highlight what women need to know on their quest for Financial Independence. Due to interaction, numbers are capped at a maximum of 25 people.
Wed 24 Nov 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Alison Cooper, ACT One Training Services Ltd
Beaujolais Nouveau Lunch
Beaujolais Nouveau Day is one of the highlights of the Swansea social calendar and The Insurance Institute of Swansea and West Wales have decided to celebrate! It has been a while since we have been out so come along and meet your industry peers, catch up with old friends and sample some great food and drink!
Thu 18 Nov 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Brewstone Bar & Restaurant
Webinar: Products Liability and Financial Loss
Financial loss is one of the most widely misunderstood cover areas. This technical session looks at financial loss cover, when and where it is needed and the various cover options available. The session includes: What is ‘financial loss’ and how does liability for it arise? Types of financial loss cover available. Explanation of various financial loss exclusions, their importance, and issues to consider including contractual liability exclusions. Financial loss extensions. The businesses that need to buy financial loss cover.
Thu 21 Oct 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Diane Jenkins and Nick Thomas, Nick Thomas Associates
Cardiff Insurance Institute invite you to an Online Event - Network for Success
Networking is an essential skill if you wish to raise your profile professionally and/or move your business forward, yet it is something many people dread. Being able to create and maintain a strong network is crucial. This interactive virtual masterclass provides the audience essential skills in face to face and online networking. Including meeting strangers, having interesting conversations, when to move on, following up and keeping in touch with your network. This masterclass will focus on virtual networking.
Thu 14 Oct 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Webinar: How Liability Can Arise in Tort
The presentation will be very appropriate for almost everyone working within the broking, underwriting and claims functions, as almost all policies have an element of liability protection and this presentation explores how a client can be held liable in the law of tort. This presentation will give brokers more confidence when discussing their liability needs. There will be a brief overview of the different types of the main torts including negligence, nuisance, strict liability and statutory liability and how each of the main covers of EL,PL, and Products looks to cover these liabilities. The increasing costs of damages is also explored and why many brokers could face hefty professional indemnity claims for failing to advise their clients on increasing their liability limits. This presentation will be delivered by Alan Chandler who is widely regarded as one of the leading insurance trainers and presenters within the UK.
Wed 06 Oct 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Alan Chandler, Alan Chandler Training