Association of British Insurers

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+44 (0) 207 216 7485
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

8 Event(s) Ordered by

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24 Sep 2019 16:30 - 17:45 - Conferences & Seminars
Join the ABI, as it brings Dive In to Glasgow, to consider how the insurance and long-term savings industry can harness the opportunities that diversity presents. Hear Mike Stevenson’s inspirational story on his upbringing in Edinburgh and Pakistan, expulsion from school, homelessness, mental ill health and drug addiction to becoming an award-winning entrepreneur and businessman.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: Scotland, UK


01 Oct 2019 10:45 - 14:30 - Conferences & Seminars
This event will explore the key questions that firms should consider in their journey to become and remain resilient. The event will bring together experts from across the field to debate the various challenges the industry faces and consider what best practice looks like.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


17 Oct 2019 18:30 - 21:00 - Conferences & Seminars
You are invited to a private dinner with leading Executives from our London Market and commercial lines member firms. The principal guest at the dinner will be Oliver Ralph, Insurance Correspondent, The Financial Times.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


04 Nov 2019 13:30 - 17:00 - Conferences & Seminars
With the passing of the Civil Liability Act, the announcement of the new Personal Injury Discount Rate in August 2019 and the imminent changes to the compensation regime for soft tissue injuries coming into place in April 2020 this event provides an excellent opportunity to look back at how the reform process has worked and look ahead to what challenges still remain.

CPD: 3.5 Hours / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


05 Nov 2019 18:00 - 23:00 - Conferences & Seminars
You are invited to a private dinner with leading Executives from our Long-Term Savings and Protection Members. The principal guest at the dinner will be Sir Hector Sants, the Chair of the Money and Pensions Service.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


14 Nov 2019 18:30 - 21:00 - Conferences & Seminars
You are invited to a private dinner with leading Executives from our GI Retail Members. The principal guest at the dinner will be Sheldon Mills, Director of Competition at the Financial Conduct Authority.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


26 Nov 2019 14:15 - 17:15 - Conferences & Seminars
The ABI and KPMG are jointly holding a third IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts event on 26 November, as the IASB prepares to finalise this important new accounting standard with significant amendments due early in 2020.

CPD: Not Stated / Price: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


25 Feb 2020 09:05 - 17:15 - Conferences & Seminars
The ABI Annual Conference 2020 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: Price available upon application / Location: London, UK


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