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Travel insurance

Top industry-specific travel insurance trends and analysis from around the globe, plus the latest international headlines on issues directly affecting the industry.

tech on the slopes
20 April 2018

UK-based specialist industries software developer Aquarium Software has asserted that tourists need to use technology more during winter peak times to help make travel insurance policies cheaper.

Euroins Insurance Group has announced that it is to acquire the Ukrainian travel insurance business of Ergo.
18 April 2018

Euroins Insurance Group has announced that it is to acquire the Ukrainian travel insurance business of Ergo.

IPMI inflation drops
17 April 2018

The average inflation rate for the global international private medical insurance (IPMI) market fell in 2017, according to new research by global insurance broker Pacific Prime.

12 April 2018

According to new research by US-based credit and debit card comparison site CompareCards, nearly half of US travellers are not using the travel insurance policies that accompany their credit cards.

11 April 2018

Thailand is officially the most dangerous holiday destination for Australian travellers, with 203 Aussie holidaymakers having died there in 2017.

10 April 2018

According to GoCompare, a majority of holidaymakers are leaving it until the very last minute to purchase travel insurance.

09 April 2018

UK comparison site Protect Your Gadget is trying to help customers to understand the differences between travel insurance and gadget cover in a bid to educate consumers on how best to cover their gadgets.

09 April 2018

According to a study carried out by the City of London Police, holiday booking fraud hit UK holidaymakers hard last year.

05 April 2018

According to Squaremouth, there are four things travellers should check before getting insurance for an Alaskan cruise.

03 April 2018

A new survey from Travel Insurance Explained (TIE) has found that UK travellers risk not having cover for the thousands of pounds worth of personal gadgets they take with them when they go abroad, as many travel insurance policies do not cover such items as standard or only offer low cover limits for them.

03 April 2018

In this month’s ITIJ, our feature articles focus on preparations for imminent data protection regulation in the European Union; we look at global cover for mountain trekking; and we have a full round-up of the recent ITIC Americas conference in New Orleans.