A new report from Moody’s Investors Service in a new report predicts that the Egyptian Insurance market will experience strong premium and profit growth in the next 12 to 18 months.

Recent research has found that people over the age of 50 are spending more and more on holidays.

In Singapore, ERGO has launched a new product, TravelProtect.

InsureMyTrip has found an increase in travellers investing in Cancel for Any Reason cover.

Safe Journey has announced single parent family terrorism travel cover.

The story of a British tourist who bled to death to avoid risking invalidating his travel insurance has come to the attention of the UK press.

Features and analysis

ITIJ 188, September 2016

Following a spate of terror attacks on European soil this summer, travel insurers in the UK and US are responding to more calls about policy coverage from concerned travellers. How the industry meets the challenge of protecting tourists from the impact of terrorism going forward will be key to how it is perceived by the media and its customers

ITIJ 188 September

Canadian insurance regulators have urged the nation’s travel insurers to help consumers better understand travel health insurance products, assist them with their purchasing decisions, and more equitably meet their fair expectations of coverage.

ITIJ 188, September 2016

Ian Brown, partner and specialist travel solicitor at Trowers and Hamlins, considers the decision that ‘collateral lies’ told by insureds whilst pursuing a claim are no longer grounds for insurers to decline a claim.