Perspectives on timely and trending topics from our insurance and risk experts.
In our recent Family Office Benchmarking Study, we found that more than three-quarters (78%) of family office clients have some type of domestic employee.
While growing wealth is generally seen as a positive trend, it is an issue that affects the changing face and management of risk, and many family offices and their trusted advisors are challenged with it as a result.
Although most of the earthquakes that affect us are small, the damage to homes and property can be extensive. Earthquakes are powerful natural disasters that can trigger landslides, avalanches, flash floods, fires, and tsunamis — and quakes can happen any time of year.Read more
Without question, one of the greatest hurricane-related threats to both life and property is storm surge. If you live in a coastal area, it’s important to keep in mind that tropical storms, tropical depressions, and powerful winter storms can all create destructive storm surge conditions.Read more
Dubai. Cartagena. Jerusalem. As summer approaches, exotic global destinations beckon. For many, exploring cultures that are colorful, distant and sometimes even dangerous is a part of wanderlust. Getting there carries its own set of risks. Arriving – and embracing new experiences – carry others.Read more
If your summer vacation plans include a trip abroad, there are steps you can take to ensure your trip goes as smoothly as possible. Consider the following tips that can make for a safer vacation and less inconvenience if something unexpected comes up.Read more