16 November 2012
Following consideration within the International Group Reinsurance Subcommittee, the Group has agreed that the individual club retention which was last increased from US$ 7 million to US$ 8 million with effect from the 2010 policy year will be increased to US$ 9 million with effect from 20 February 2013.
13 November 2012
At the Annual General Meeting of the International Group of P and I Clubs managers held in London on 13 November 2012, the managers of the 13 member Clubs unanimously endorsed and welcomed the election of Grantley Berkeley, Chairman of Tindall Riley (Britannia) Ltd, to succeed Gard CEO Claes Isacson as Chairman of the International Group.
01 November 2012
Further to the FAQs published in respect of Council Regulation 267/2012, which dealt with the prohibitions on the purchase, import and transport of Iranian oil/petroleum products and the insurance related to such activities, the EU Foreign Affairs Council has recently published new prohibitions contained in Council Decision 2012/635.
19 October 2012
The Group attended the meetings of the 1992 IOPC Funds governing bodies, 6th and 7th intersessional working groups that were held in London from 15 to 19 October 2012.
19 October 2012
The 40th Conference of the Comite Maritime International was held in Beijing from 14th to 19 October 2012.
15 August 2012
European Union Measures against Iran - Council Regulation 267/2012 dated 23 March 2012 - Frequently Asked Questions – updated 15 August 2012
The Group has continued its engagement with the UK’s Competent Authorities seeking further clarification on the scope of application of the measures contained in Council Regulation 267/2012
01 August 2012
The European Commission has today announced that it has closed its review of the International Group's claims-sharing and reinsurance arrangements.
28 June 2012
A lengthy and detailed consultation has taken place over recent months with the Boards of all thirteen Clubs in the International Group on the question of extending the scope of the Group’s pooling and reinsurance arrangements to include cover for war and terrorism risks.
25 May 2012
New European Union Measures against Iran - Council Regulation 267/2012 dated 23 March 2012 - Frequently Asked Questions – updated 25 May 2012
On 23 January 2012 The European Union Foreign Affairs Council agreed to introduce further measures impacting on trade that would or could support the furtherance of the Government of Iran’s nuclear aspirations.
25 May 2012
The Group attended the 90th session of the IMO Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) held at the IMO headquarters from 16 - 25 May 2012.