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  • Agreement on Nordic Plan 2013

    An agreement was today formally reached between Cefor and the Norwegian-, Danish-, Swedish- and Finnish shipowners' associations to draft a Nordic Marine Insurance Plan based on the Norwegian Marine Insurance Plan of 1996, Version 2010. The Nordic Plan will come into force 1 January 2013. A... Read More
  • Cefor at the 7th International Marine Claims conference (IMCC), 22-24 September, Dublin

    One week after IUMI, international claims handling experts gathered again at the Grand Hotel in Malahide. The 7th IMCC was opened by conference organiser Charlotte Warr and conference Chair Mike Telford, followed by Cefor Chair Ole Wikborg, who in his role as newly elected IUMI President gave an... Read More
  • 2010 IUMI Conference, Zurich 12-15 September

    Facts and Figures Committee Reports As presented on Monday 13.09.2010, by F&F Committee chairman Mr. Cedric Charpentier and vice-chairman and Cefor analyst/actuary Ms. Astrid Seltmann. Including reported claims ladder statistics and estimated ultimate loss ratios for underwriting years up to 2009... Read More
  • 2010 IUMI Conference, Zurich 12-15 September

    Cefor Chair Ole Wikborg elected new IUMI President Ole Wikborg of the Norwegian Hull Club was elected President of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) at the conclusion of its annual conference in Zurich 15 September. He has served on the IUMI Executive Committee since 2006, and is... Read More
  • Cefor Sanction Limitation and Exclusion Clause

    Cefor has produced a Clause named Cefor Sanction Limitation and Exclusion Clause. The wording is identical to the Clause produced by the London Joint Hull Committee, published 29 July 2010, but the number of states imposing sanctions, legislation etc. has been expanded. Cefor has also produced an... Read More
  • Introduction to the Norwegian Marine Insurance plan - Version 2010

    The introduction brochure for Version 2010 of the Plan is available in a pdf and printed version free of charge. Order printed edition by e-mail: cefor@cefor.no Download pdf version Read More
  • Cefor Annual General Meeting and Seminar 2010

    Cefor's AGM was held 24 March 2010 at Grand Hotel, Oslo. At the seminar after the AGM, the following presentations were given: Claims trends in marine insurance (Helle Hammer, Managing director, Cefor) Future transport solutions (Dr. Johanna Ludvigsen, Senior Research Officer, Institute of... Read More
  • Press Release 24 March 2010:

    Cefor releases 2009 marine claims statistics, introduces new coastal vessel statistics, and elects new Board including representatives of Aland- and Copenhagen-based members. Read whole press release Read More
  • EU Directive on sulphur content of marine fuels

    Directive 2005/33/EC as regards the sulphur content of marine fuels shall come into effect 1 January 2010. Without modifications, technical experts have warned that there is a safety risk when switching from heavy fuel oil to marine gas oil in existing boilers which may even lead to an explosion.... Read More
  • IUMI Conference 2009 Bruges 13-16 September - Facts and Figures Reports

    As presented on Monday 14.09.2009, by F&F Committee chairman Mr. Cedric Charpentier and Vice-chairman and Cefor analyst Ms. Astrid Seltmann. Including reported claims ladder statistics and estimated ultimate loss ratios for underwriting years 1996 to 2008. In addition the presentations given by... Read More
  • Press release Cefor releases 2008 marine claims statistics, adopts new name and elects new Board of Directors

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  • Cefor Annual General Meeting and Seminar 2009

    After the Cefor AGM, 5 March 2009 at Grand Hotel, Oslo, Cefor's Managing Director Helle Hammer gave an overview over the state of the marine insurance market: State of the market , presentation by Managing Director Helle Hammer followed by a seminar on Changes in the worlds financial environment... Read More
  • CEFOR Clause No. 3 Change of Conditions Clause - amended wording

    Although the wording is clear and reads that the clause does not apply in the case of change of ownership, some brokers have recently been arguing that the wording could indicate that the clause also applies in such cases. In order to make this clear beyond any doubts, an additional sentence has... Read More
  • IUMI 2008 Vancouver 14-17 September - Facts and Figures Committee Reports

    As presented at the IUMI conference, Monday 15.09.2008, by F&F Committee chairman Mr. Cedric Charpentier and vice-chairman and CEFOR analyst Ms. Astrid Seltmann. Including ladder statistics with reported claims and estimated ultimate results for underwriting years 1996 to 2007. In addition to the... Read More
  • Targeting lists for Flag States and Recognized Organizations

    Effective 1 July, the recently adopted targeting lists for Flag States and Recognized Organizations are now in use by the Paris MoU. All Nordic flag States are ranked as quality flags on the White List, while Det Norske Veritas is the highest performing recognized organization. More information i... Read More

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