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Lucy Bell profiled in Insurance Business

AlphaXO Risk Partner’s Senior Broker, Lucy Bell, has been profiled in Insurance Business discussing the value of varied experiences. Read full article

Holiday season office hours

AlphaXO offices will be open across the holiday period. We are only closed on the public holidays – Wednesday 25 Dec, Tuesday 26 Dec and again on Wednesday 1 Jan. The team at AlphaXO wish you a safe and happy holidays.

AlphaXO director discusses emerging marine risks in Insurance Business

AlphaXO Risk Partners director, Robert Hammersley, discusses some of the emerging risks facing the marine industry in this Insurance Business article. Read the full article

Failed bunkering operation highlights need for communication

This recent article regarding a failed bunkering operation highlights the need for excellent communication between all parties involved in such hazardous operations and compliance with sound risk management procedures, especially given the significant fines and liabilities imposed on ship owners and ship operators following a pollution incident. It also highlights the need to partner strong…
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Insurance conditions for ship builders discussed on Daily Cargo News

Leading industry publication Daily Cargo News, has published the state of the insurance market commentary from AlphaXO. Read the full article here and contact us to discuss your specific situation.

AlphaXO November Newsletter

The November newsletter has stories on new appointments at AlphaXO, a state of the market report for ship builders and repairers, how to generate an additional income by offering cargo insurance, holiday season office hours and the change to take the 90 Second Cargo Quote Challenge. Read it here

AlphaXO Risk Partners welcomes Robert Hammersley as new Director

AlphaXO Risk Partners is delighted to announce one of the leading and most respected figures in the Australasian marine insurance industry, Robert Hammersley, has joined its team. AlphaXO is Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific’s foremost specialist, insurance broking and risk consulting company. For the past four years, Robert has been the Managing Director of…
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Freight forwarders generate income from cargo insurance

It pays to offer cargo insurance to your clients The team at specialist marine insurance brokers, AlphaXO Risk Partners has decades of experience in all forms of marine insurance, including cargo insurance. Many freight forwarders choose not to assist their clients with insurance for their goods, often due to the perceived additional complexity. However, when…
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State of the insurance market commentary – ship builders and repairers

The Lürssen Shipyard fire in September 2018 was arguably the catalyst for the upheaval in the global Marine Insurance market around the world. It has been widely reported that the global marine insurance market is undergoing a substantial change, with Marine Hull premiums on the rise, and P&I clubs looking at general increases for the…
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Global marine services firm hit by cyber attack

The latest news regarding a cyber attack at global marine services firm, James Fisher and Sons, is a further reminder that the marine industry is far from immune from cyber criminals. Read the article Insurance policies are available for cyber liability and they offer support from experts in the event of an incident – not…
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