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The Pool Re scheme was set up in 1993 by the insurance industry in cooperation with the UK Government in the wake of the IRA bombing campaign on the UK Mainland.

Unconventional Attack Methodologies

CBRN. Drones. Cyber. Recent terrorist attacks in the UK have involved a range of methodologies. Whilst the UK is yet to directly experience a terrorist attack incorporating CBRN, drones or destructive cyber activity...

Terrorism Threats To The UK

The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) assesses that the threat from international terrorism to the United Kingdom (UK) is SEVERE, meaning an attack is highly likely. MI5 assesses that the threat...

From Tangible To Intangible

Prior to 9/11, the market for stand-alone terrorism insurance was limited to providing solutions for property owners and trade/investment exposures in countries with elevated terrorism risk...

Terrorism Frequency Report - 2/2018

In this second edition of the Pool Re Terrorism Frequency Report, coinciding with the 25th Anniversary of our formation, we look back at the foundation of Pool Re in response to the...

Terrorism Frequency Report - 1/2018

In this first edition of our new threat bulletin, Terrorism Frequency Report, we look at the establishment of a ‘Virtual Caliphate’ following the military defeat of Daesh in Iraq and Syria...