International

Focus on political risks

In 2018, the Funk Foundation has published the series ‘Risk report – political risk scenarios’, which presents the political risks in 25 selected countries. more

A thoughtful and correct approach

Actuarial assessments are essential for a company’s balance information. Funk provides tailored actuarial services worldwide.  more

New publication for download

Companies often struggle to insure political risks as the whole topic remains fuzzy to risk managers and decision makers. more

On the rise:

A Funk study looks at InsurTech firms in China. Book chapter available to download at the end of this article.  more

One Belt, One Road

The Silk Road once connected China to Europe and paved the way for valuable fabrics and spices. More than 2,000 years later, a new rendition of this ancient trade route is coming to life. more

Global claim cover

International coordination of credit insurance cover has gained enormous importance. The reason for this is primarily that flows of goods are being increasingly globalised. more

Insured in America

 Since 1 October 2013, 16 million Americans have had medical insurance for the first time, thanks to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act – more commonly known as Obamacare. more

Current study on risk management

In a study, Funk Switzerland explored how Swiss companies handle risk management. The result: apparently many companies have not yet come to the point of implementing professional risk management. more

Employee cover without borders

Intergovernmental organisations (IGOs) operate across borders and employ people from many different countries. Since they are not subject to the law of an individual state, they require individual solutions for the social security of their employees. more