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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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AlphaXO’s 90 Second Cargo Quote Challenge

Think providing Cargo insurance for your clients is too hard and time consuming? Take the AlphaXO’s 90 Second Cargo Quote Challenge and think again! We challenge you to get a cargo insurance quote in less than 90 seconds. AND if you can top our resident speedstress, Catherine’s 38 seconds you will win a special prize…
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Reflecting on MIAL’s Modern Maritime conference

AlphaXO attended the recent Modern Maritime conference, hosted by Maritime Industry Australia Limited. We’ve been reflecting on 5 of the key things impacting the local marine industry that we heard: 1. Increased use of technology and automation is increasing productivity and also introducing new threats, including malicious cyber activity. 2. Australia has a significant reliance…
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Tea for $2k – AlphaXO’s Cancer Council fundraiser

As part of the ongoing AlphaXO 2019 Giving Back initiative, the logistics insurance team in Melbourne held an Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea event to raise much needed funds for Cancer Council Australia. Thanks to the generosity of those who attended, and those who could not attend but still donated, more than $2,200 was raised for…
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Loretta O’Toole profiled in Insurance Business

One of our fantastic marine insurance brokers, Loretta O’Toole, has been profiled in the latest Insurance Business magazine and on their online news platform. The article showcases Loretta’s achievements on the Gaelic Sports fields and how sport has helped her in business. We are proud of her achievements on and off the field. Read the…
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Offer cargo insurance to your clients and take a load off

Reasons to offer your clients insurance with AlphaXO Risk Partners: Build stronger client relationships by adding more value to your service Protect yourself – less chance of a claim against your company Worldwide coverage for all types of cargo, including project cargo and bulk cargo Flexible limits and in most cases no excess Our online…
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Charity campaign receives a boost thanks to Hyperion

AlphaXO Risk Partners’ Giving Back initiative has been given a huge boost thanks to the generosity of the Hyperion Insurance Group. AlphaXO is part of the Hyperion Insurance Group, one of the world’s leading insurance intermediary groups, and they have set up a dollar matching program as well as a charitable foundation. https://www.givengain.com/cc/m4m/ This brings…
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Answering cargo insurance questions at AFIF

The team at AlphaXO are answering cargo insurance and freight forwarders’ insurance questions at the AFIF: Australian Federation of International Forwarders conference this week. It’s also a chance to win a Google Home Mini too! 

Protecting Freight Forwarders from the hassle and cost of liability claims

Make sure you are covered where it counts Freight Services Liability insurance protects against claims brought against you by any parties who, for whatever reason, are seeking compensation for loss, damage or expense they believe they have suffered as a result of your negligence. It combines Legal and Contractual Liability, Errors and Omissions, and Defence Against Claims. Covering:…
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Looking for a global marine insurance program?

We are experts in all forms of marine insurance. Our Logistics team specialise in cargo insurance and freight forwarders liability insurance. We have worked extensively with both local and international insurance companies, brokers and freight forwarders. We are extremely well versed in the intricacies of setting up and maintaining global insurance programs. The three most…
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