Robo2018, the FIFA World Cup oracle
Keeping Pace

Other than unclogging traffic in megacities, can autonomous vehicles end road deaths? Jon Dye, the head of motor insurance at Allianz UK, believes it’s a potential solution but some basics need to be covered first... 

Water coming over the road during a hurricane
Worst Case

Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category Two storm, but people should still be prepared for severe damage, says AGCS…

Danger Warning
Danger Warning

Although Hurricane Florence is losing strength approaching landfall, Allianz warns the dangers should not be underestimated...

Allianz Partners to further boost innovation with four Innovation Centers
Allianz Partners to further boost innovation with four Innovation Centers

Leveraging its knowledge and expertise in assistance, automotive, health and travel protection, Allianz Partners further embraces technological disruption and redefines insurance by establishing three new innovation centers focusing on travel, health and assistance, following the success of its pioneering Automotive Innovation Center, launched in 2014.

California Wildfires 2018: Reign of Fire
Reign of Fire

Wildfires in California have burnt through 820,000 acres so far this year. As the U.S. state battles the blaze, is it time to accept that bigger and more frequent wildfires are the new normal?

Allianz and StreetScooter enable business customers to start e-mobility with ease
Allianz and StreetScooter enable business customers to start e-mobility with ease

Allianz and StreetScooter now enable business customers to start into electric mobility with greater ease. Allianz is offering third-party liability and comprehensive insurance for vehicles from StreetScooter GmbH, a subsidiary of the world's leading logistics provider Deutsche Post DHL Group. 

Robo2018, the FIFA World Cup oracle
Robo2018, the World Cup oracle

How a senior data scientist from Allianz’s corporate insurance arm is using machine learning to predict the outcomes of the football games...

Aviation accidents: Top causes of damages at Germany's airports
Aviation accidents: Top causes of damages at Germany's airports

The holiday season means Germany's airports are becoming much busier. Consequently accidents on the tarmac, in the airport building or in the parking garages are not uncommon, as an analysis by Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) reveals. As one of the largest airport insurers in Germany, AGCS surveyed loss events at the country's airports in 2017. The result – it is vehicles like baggage trolleys, not aircraft, which are at particular risk on the tarmac. However, passengers should also be wary.

Euler Hermes announces new financing support for exporting SMEs through Credable
Euler Hermes announces new financing support for exporting SMEs through Credable

Euler Hermes, the world’s largest trade credit insurance company, is revolutionizing the market with a brand new concept: offering individual invoice insurance to SMEs. Sweden’s exporting SMEs can now assess the credit worthiness of potential business partners in 24 European countries and protect their payments online in less than two minutes.