Two suspected terrorist attacks have occurred in the Catalonia region of Spain less than eight hours apart from each other.

Canada’s RBC Insurance launched a new free mobile app, PATH, which it says will enable its travel insurance policyholders to access crucial information.

According to the newest Wellness in the Workplace Survey from Southern Cross Health Society and BusinessNZ, New Zealand lost approximately 6.6 million working days last year to employee illness, at a cost of $1.51 billion.

Insurance and financial services provider Staysure has announced the acquisition of travel insurer Avanti in the UK.

New research by Squaremouth has found that the more the average cost of US travellers’ trips increases, the more they look towards travel insurance for financial protection.

Figures from the Dutch Association of Insurers (Verbond Van Verzekeraars) have shown a dramatic increase in the number of fraudulent claims being identified from holidaymakers between the ages of 25 and 35

Features and analysis

ITIJ 195, April 2017

Christopher Ling, vice-president of insurance for Capgemini’s Financial Services Strategic Business Unit, discusses how the industry has to adapt to win over a new generation of customers.

ITIJ 199, August 2017

According to an alliance of Spanish private healthcare providers, a lack of awareness about exclusions relating to treatment in private hospitals is causing problems for British patients and the clinics that are treating them.

ITIJ 197, June 2017

Randall Gordon-Duff, head of product, corporate travel, for Collinson Group in the UK, explains how in a world of converging yet diverse risk factors, business travellers must maintain vigilance and good judgment.