CFC enhances UK tech cover with patent endorsement

We’ve enhanced our proposition for UK-based technology companies by adding the option of patent infringement cover – something rarely provided by other insurers to this industry sector. Success in the tech sector often depends on the ability to create unique products and build on older ideas to develop new solutions…. Read more »

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CFC partners with CyberScout to provide identity management services

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve partnered with CyberScout™, identity management and data theft service experts, to offer innovative, best-in-class cyber support services to our customers internationally. “Cyber risk has become a fact of life for every organisation in today’s connected world,” said Anthony Hess, Head of Incident Response at… Read more »

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CFC wins three gongs at the 2017 Advisen Cyber Risk Awards

We are incredibly proud to announce that CFC Underwriting was voted the winner in three categories at the 2017 Cyber Risk Awards presented by Advisen in New York on Wednesday, 14 June. Our very own Graeme Newman was voted Cyber Risk Industry Person of the Year (London) while the introduction… Read more »

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We’ve partnered with leading kidnap response consultant, EOS Risk

EOS Risk will join red24 and S-RM on CFC’s panel of experienced security companies specialising in global kidnap and extortion incidents. K&R Team Leader at CFC, Mark Baker, says: “Highly skilled, swift response is of the utmost importance if something does go wrong in this area of insurance. Our cover… Read more »

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Half of UK SMEs claim their broker fails to discuss cyber

Our new research revealed that over a half of UK based SMEs (50.8%) say that their insurance broker has not raised the issue of cyber insurance with them. Graeme Newman, Chief Innovation Officer at CFC, said: “This figure is quite shocking particularly when you put some context around it. 90%… Read more »

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Video: Cyber Incident Response App

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We have developed our Cyber Incident Response app to make managing incidents easier, faster and more efficient – in other words, less stressful. It provides policyholders with easy access to our 24/7 global cyber incident response centre, and with a focus on customer service excellence, our app is a crucial… Read more »

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CFC to host Fringe event at BIBA 2017

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As the provider of BIBA’s cyber and product recall schemes, we are pleased to be hosting our first-ever fringe event at this year’s conference in Manchester. The event will take place between 13.15 and 14.00 on Wednesday 10 May. To register to attend simply click on this link: https://www.biba2017.co.uk/the-fringe/wednesday-session-1. Places… Read more »

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CFC launches revamped cyber proposition

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Today we are pleased to announce the launch of our revamped cyber insurance product. In what represents a significant upgrade to our existing cyber proposition, the new look product provides a number of innovative cover elements to protect policyholders against the emerging threats of the digital age. This includes the… Read more »

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CFC team acquires business with support of Vitruvian

CFC, the largest independent Managing General Agent (MGA) in the UK, today announced that its Founder and Chief Executive David Walsh and the rest of the management team have agreed to acquire the business with support of leading international growth capital investor, Vitruvian Partners. The investment from Vitruvian will enable… Read more »

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