Travel Insurance

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.

A man writing "crowdfunding" in a book.
09 November 2018

ABTA has warned British travellers that they need to ensure they protect themselves with travel insurance that is ‘fit for purpose’, in order to avoid being the latest high-profile case of crowdfunding after a holiday goes wrong.

A melancholy older man.
06 November 2018

New research has found that a worrying proportion of travellers aged over 55 are failing to declare their mental health issues when purchasing travel insurance.

A storm
05 November 2018

According to US-based travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth, weather has supplanted terrorism as the top travel concern of American holidaymakers.

Arrows representing growth
02 November 2018

World Nomads Group has announced that it is significantly expanding its operations in Europe to take greater control of the end-to-end traveller experience. 

winner revealed graphic
01 November 2018

Find out this year's winners at the ITIJ Awards 2018.

Angry customer on the phone
01 November 2018

Financial Services Complaints has released data showing that travel insurance is the product about which it receives the most complaints.

26 October 2018

Next week, the ITIJ team will be attending ITIC Global in Geneva, Switzerland, and we’re very much looking forward to it.

Luggage decorated with the Canadian flag.
26 October 2018

Data from Allianz Global Assistance Canada has suggested that Canadians are foregoing travel insurance when taking short trips.

25 October 2018

In just a week’s time, the 2018 ITIJ Awards winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony during the Finale Dinner of ITIC Global event in Geneva. The 2018 ITIJ Awards take place on 1 November, starting at 10 p.m. CET.

A couple confused by their travel insurance documentation.
22 October 2018

According to Which?, many insurance policy documents require university-level reading skills too understand.

Some travellers trapped in an airport, not having fun.
17 October 2018

A recent survey from has found that as many as 90 per cent of travellers have experienced some variety of mishap while travelling abroad.