News Release Archive
FM Global is at the forefront of commercial and industrial property insurance and loss prevention. From here, you can learn about our most recent activities and initiatives.
10 October 2019
London, U.K.—S&P Global Ratings has affirmed FM Global’s ‘A+’ financial strength rating and “Stable” outlook, remarking on the insurer’s “long-standing position as the global leader in commercial property insurance.” The rating also applies to FM...
19 September 2019
London, U.K.,—A new first-of-its-kind analysis links hurricane damage to a loss in shareholder value and, conversely, property protection to value preservation, according to research commissioned by FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial...
16 September 2019
London, U.K.—FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, has awarded its second annual International Codes and Standards Advocacy Award to Iain Cox, chair of the Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSA) and the vice chair of the National...
06 August 2019
London, U.K.—For a second consecutive year, FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurers, has won a Mansfield Award for excellence in corporate property insurance claims service in the Australian market.
30 July 2019
London, U.K.—Seven in 10 senior financial executives at the world’s largest companies believe their insurer would cover most or all of the losses their company would incur in a cyber attack. Many of the losses they foresee, however, are rarely covered by...
15 July 2019
London, U.K.—FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, has invested US$1 million in RiskGenius, an insurtech startup company that applies artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to automate underwriting processes. It...
11 July 2019
London, U.K.—Numerous libraries, museums, palaces and cathedrals have recently gone up in flames while lacking common fire protection mechanisms, which are often dismissed out of concern for architectural authenticity and potential water damage,...
09 July 2019
London, U.K.—Equipment breakdown now rivals fire loss in both frequency and severity of claims, according to an analysis of large risk losses reported in 2018 to FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers. (Large risk losses are...
07 June 2019
London, U.K.—Lithium-ion battery-based energy storage systems (ESS), in high demand for supplying energy to buildings and power grids but under scrutiny for recent fires and explosions, are the focus of new fire protection and installation guidance from...
29 April 2019
London, U.K.—With a strong economy demanding more work from aging equipment run by operators who are approaching retirement, FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, intends to hire more than 60 seasoned engineers this year who...