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Experts examine longevity and nanotechnology risks through CRO Forum Emerging Risks Initiative

he CRO Forum, a professional risk management group, whose members are large insurance and reinsurance companies, has released two position papers today through its Emerging Risks Initiative. The first addresses the risks posed to pension funding by increased longevity.

Experts examine longevity and nanotechnology risks through CRO Forum Emerging Risks Initiative 2010-11-25T10:46:27+00:00

Nanotechnology

This presents the insurance industry with significant challenges and opportunities. The paper recommends that assessing risk over the life cycle of these nanomaterials should be standard practice for the nanotechnology industry, as well as for their insurers and reinsurers.

Nanotechnology 2010-11-25T08:15:44+00:00

Carbon nano tubes

The Emerging Risks Initiative releases today three papers on risks emerging in the insurance industry, namely: Environmental liabilities & biodiversity losses; Carbon nano tubes (CNT); and Workplace related stress. The papers identify elements of the changing risk landscape that may create new challenges for stakeholders such as public authorities as well as financial institutions like insurance providers.

Carbon nano tubes 2010-01-20T09:42:09+00:00