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Managing Through

Many businesses have the potential to use inflation as an opportunity to improve their efficiency and resiliency. In this webinar replay, experts from Oliver Wyman discuss the possible economic scenarios.

Managing Through

Many businesses have the potential to use inflation as an opportunity to improve their efficiency and resiliency. In this webinar replay, experts from Oliver Wyman discuss the possible economic scenarios.

We are clearly navigating a difficult growth and inflation environment. It is very easy now to act in a short-term way, but there are actually plenty of reasons for optimism. Many aspects of the economy, many sectors, are extremely robust.
Nick Studer, CEO, Oliver Wyman
Best Assets to Protect Against Inflation

Five Mercer investment specialists have examined the potential and presented their cases for five inflation-hedging assets.

Best Assets to Protect Against Inflation

Five Mercer investment specialists have examined the potential and presented their cases for five inflation-hedging assets.

Guy Carpenter’s global head of distribution Lara Mowery said that inflation alone is expected to lead to 'one of the broadest shifts the [property reinsurance] market has ever experienced in a single year. For a reinsurer to renew their existing business, they must plan for this fundamental shift in exposure and be prepared to absorb additional expected losses across their portfolio.'
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Russia-Ukraine Conflict
Long-term Risks

Much of the focus has shifted from specific developments in Ukraine and Russia to economic inflation globally and a fracturing of the geopolitical order. Yet, businesses and governments should not lose sight of the indirect consequences of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, which may persist for a long time.

Long-term Risks

Much of the focus has shifted from specific developments in Ukraine and Russia to economic inflation globally and a fracturing of the geopolitical order. Yet, businesses and governments should not lose sight of the indirect consequences of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, which may persist for a long time.

Navigating the Crisis

We are closely monitoring the war in Ukraine and are horrified by the events unfolding there. The human challenges are staggering, and businesses must quickly adjust to manage a wide range of risks.

Navigating the Crisis

We are closely monitoring the war in Ukraine and are horrified by the events unfolding there. The human challenges are staggering, and businesses must quickly adjust to manage a wide range of risks.

Nick Robson, Global Specialty Head, Credit Specialties at Marsh, on how the Russia-Ukraine conflict is impacting insurance across industries:
"Claims under political risk and trade credit insurance policies typically take time to develop; the volume of claims associated with the conflict is nearly certain to increase."