The Insurance Distribution Directive apply in the EU/EEA from 1st October 2018.
The Club has been recently advised of an arbitration award which concerns obtaining counter-security pursuant to Clause (9) of the 2011 Inter-Club Agreement (ICA).
Seafarers, who are often exposed to adverse working conditions with multiple stressors, are a population at acute risk of panic attacks.
Circular 9/18: The cost of Hybrid
The Club has completed the redemption of its $100 million hybrid bond.
New Zealand - Biofouling Update
The UK Club have received the following update from local correspondents P&I Services Limited, regarding biofouling regulations in New Zealand.
The Club has recently been notified by our correspondent in Australia, HWL Ebsworth Lawyers, of an increase in fines for those polluting Australian waters.
Update on Venezuela's monetary reconversion
The UK Club have received the following update from local correspondents Globalpandi, regarding Venezuela's monetary reconversion and what it means for Members.
1155 - 08/18 - Fish Farm Claims in China
UK Club Correspondents Huatai have confirmed 71 Allision incidents involving Chinese fish farms and ships entered with International Group Clubs in 2017. Lanshan recorded the vast majority of these incidents.
Crew Health Administrator Stuart Last comments on a recent trip with Mission to Seafarers to the Tilbury docks.
The International Group has engaged extensively with the (OFAC) in the U.S. and its European counterparts to explain some of the practical effects arising from the reactivation of U.S. secondary sanctions
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) issued an updated list of national operational contact points dated July 31, 2018.