Reinsurance and Emerging Risks (IRMI)

    View Authors 17 June 2013

    Cybersecurity, nanotechnology, genetically altered crops, and climate change are all examples of emerging risks. Emerging risks are exposures that have arisen because of changes in technology, science, or legal theories, which are likely to become actual claims in the near future. The insurance industry is studying these and many other emerging risks very carefully.