CFC Underwriting News

How Pandemic, Contracts Focus Intellectual Property Insurance on Intangible Assets

The demand for intellectual property (IP) cover has been increasing year on year as businesses become more aware of the threat not only to their own IP, but also the potential that they may face a claim of infringement by …

CFC Upgrades Cyber Incident Response Mobile App

CFC has upgraded its cyber incident response mobile app to provide proactive and targeted cybersecurity alerts for CFC cyber insurance policyholders and immediate access to cyber security risk mitigation experts. Using the company’s data enrichment platform and threat intelligence feeds, …

CFC to Expand Coverage to FinTechs with Package Policy

CFC, a specialist insurance provider of emerging risks, has expanded its suite of products for financial institutions with the launch of a new product built specifically to cover the risks faced by organizations operating in the fintech space. According to …

CFC Launches Standalone Licensing Agreement Liability Product for IP Risks

CFC has released an insurance product for licensing agreements that expands on the company’s suite of media and intellectual property insurance products. According to the company, the global licensing industry is rapidly expanding as brand owners increasingly monetize their intellectual …

MGA Platform OneAdvent Buys Property MGA Modus from CFC Underwriting

OneAdvent, a London-based managing general agent (MGA) platform, announced the acquisition of Modus Underwriting Ltd., a digital-first MGA focused on providing niche property insurance products to brokers across the UK. Modus was purchased from CFC Underwriting for an undisclosed amount. …

Specialist MGA CFC Acquires London Insurtech Firm, ThreatInformer

CFC, the specialist managing general agent, announced it has acquired the London-based insurtech firm, ThreatInformer. Leveraging a combination of artificial intelligence and machine learning, ThreatInformer’s data enrichment technology helps insurance companies better understand their customers’ exposures by compiling readily-available information …

AIG’s Marshall Joins CFC as Transaction Liability Practice Leader

Specialty insurer CFC has appointed Angus Marshall as its Transaction Liability practice leader. Marshall joins CFC from American International Group where he led the UK and London Market mergers and acquisitions (M&A) team for more than four years. Prior to …

CFC Underwriting Enhances Product Recall Coverages

CFC Underwriting, the London-based specialist managing general agent, announced it has upgraded its product recall suite of coverages. The new extensions include regulatory advisory coverage which addresses the emerging need for coverage in the recall market for outbreaks and public …

CFC Underwriting Taps Francis from Aon/Stroz Friedberg as Cyber Claims Director

CFC Underwriting, the London-based managing general agent that specializes in emerging risks, announced the appointment of Roger Francis as Cyber Claims director. Francis will lead CFC’s cyber claims and incident response organization, as well as oversee CFC’s cyber risk management …

CFC Adds Range of Risk Management Services to Tech Insurance Offering

Specialist insurance provider CFC Underwriting has added a range of free risk management services to its insurance offering for technology companies. CFC, which is a London-based managing general agent, said it has teamed up with experts from around the globe …