Association of British Insurers

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Megan Hawkins - Events Adviser

The ABI does not sell insurance. We speak on behalf UK insurers. We provide consumers with general information on insurance and savings products and services. We promote best practice, transparency and high standards within the industry. As a forward-thinking organisation, we work with government, regulators and policymakers – both in the UK and internationally – to ensure the insurance industry meets the highest standards.

The ABI:

  • has over 250 member companies, accounting for over 90% of the UK insurance market
  • our members are major tax contributors, paying £12 billion to the government in 2013
  • all our members agree to our compulsory codes of conduct
  • is funded by members’ subscriptions
  • was formed in 1985

The UK insurance market:

  • contributes to society and the economy by helping people and businesses manage short-term and long-term risk
  • is the largest in Europe and the third largest in the world
  • is a major employer and wealth creator, employing around 314,000 people
  • is an important source of investment in the economy, responsible for investments of £1.8 trillion in 2013 – that's 25% of the UK's total net worth

Our role is to:

  • use our expertise and experience to contribute to public policy debates
  • publish research reports and policy documents to contribute new ideas and inform conversation
  • promote the highest standards of customer service
  • support a competitive insurance industry

5 Event(s) Ordered by


12 Sep 2017 10:30 - 14:30 - Conferences & Seminars
As businesses seek to drive efficiency and commercial gains through digital channels, unique conduct challenges are created, but so are opportunities for improving outcomes. This event will bring together experts from industry and beyond to discuss conduct risk in the digital world and what solutions can be deployed to manage them, and deliver better consumer outcomes.

CPD: 4 Hours / Price: £149.00 / Location: London, UK

27 Sep 2017 14:30 - 17:30 - Conferences & Seminars
The ABI and KPMG invite you to attend an event on Wednesday 27 September to explore IFRS 17, Insurance Contracts. Recently published by the IASB, IFRS 17 will radically change insurers' financial reporting as from 2021. With a keynote address from Darrel Scott, Board member at the IASB, there will also be sessions to explore the operational and market implications, as well as the chance to hear a range of perspectives from both preparers and users.

CPD: 3 Hours / Price: £0.00 / Location: London, UK

19 Oct 2017 09:00 - 16:30 - Conferences & Seminars
The ABI’s 2018 Data Conference will take place on Thursday 19th October. Over the last two years digitisation has continued to accelerate, and is increasingly revolutionising all aspects of insurance and savings firms’ businesses. Technology is facilitating new operating models and new customer relationships, huge volumes of data provide insights firms have never had access to before, and cyber risks create both operational and underwriting challenges to engage with.

CPD: 6 Hours / Price: £299.00 / Location: London, UK

02 Nov 2017 12:30 - 16:30 - Conferences & Seminars
Mental ill health affects 1 in 4 people in the UK each year. For those affected, there are wide ranging ramifications, often affecting their physical health, their relationships with those closest to them, their financial resilience, and their work life.

CPD: 3 Hours / Price: £0.00 / Location: London, UK

27 Feb 2018 08:45 - 17:20 - Conferences & Seminars
The ABI’s 2018 Conference will take place on 27 February 2018. The ABI Annual Conference 2018 will be the standout insurance event of the year, bringing industry leaders, politicians and regulators together to debate the major issues affecting the insurance and long term savings industry.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: £349.00 / Location: London, UK