Cargo Insurance vs Freight Forwarders Liability Insurance: What’s the difference?

We come across clients who perceive that a Freight Forwarders Liability policy acts the same as a blanket Cargo Insurance policy. However, this is not the case, and this misinterpretation can land the freight forwarder in hot water. Both insurance policies can cover lost or damaged cargo, but how they respond is significantly different. The […]

Invisible pain is something you can’t speak about

Tanya Venkatraman, Azure Risk’s Corporate Business Development Manager, was quoted in the article ‘Invisible pain is something you can’t speak about: why we need to admit that mental pain affects us physically, and how to relieve it‘ featured in the South China Morning Post‘s Lifestyle / Health & Wellness section. Photo: AmCham “Be clear that […]

Azure Risk: Fast, fluid and digital multi-line insurance experiences

Azure Risk CEO Anmol Sawlani discusses embracing technology to provide cost-effective, accessible insurance solutions with The DIA (Digital Insurance Agenda). Click here to read a copy of the article and learn about Azure Risk’s range of multi-line commercial and personal insurance products and other developments underway.

Digital Broking

Read about what motivates our Chief Executive Officer Anmol Sawlani and the industry changes he’s seen since the start of his career in the family business. Anmol shares his perspective in the article ‘Digital Broking’, first published in APAC Entrepreneur’s October 2022 online magazine. Click here to read a copy of the full article. CONTACT […]

Premium Financing – Is it suitable for you?

You’re probably familiar with what ‘premiums’ are and have a working knowledge of the concept of ‘financing’. But what is ‘premium financing’? And, is it an option for you? Life insurance premium financing is a strategy used by high-net-worth individuals, business owners, and entrepreneurs to buy life insurance. Premium financing is a ‘funding method’. It’s […]

Amazon Seller Insurance Requirements

On August 10 2021, Amazon changed its requirement for sellers mandating that a business or sole proprietor selling on are now required to take out insurance once they reach US$10,000 in sales in one month on Whereas previously, the threshold for insurance was US$10,000 in sales for three consecutive months, which was rarely […]

Charterers’ Liability Insurance

Azure Risk offers Charterers’ Liability insurance for time and voyage charterers and traders. We can arrange insurance for any type of chartered vessel ‒ cargo carrying and non-cargo carrying ‒ any type of commodity, any trading area worldwide at fixed premiums. We have no restrictions to size, age, type or territory and offer limits up […]

Insurance broker Azure Risk expands offering to clients

Azure Risk announces further expansion into new sectors. Azure Risk Limited (Azure Risk), a digital provider of marine and freight forwarding insurance, has been granted its application to broaden its licence by the Hong Kong Insurance Authority. It is now able to expand its offering to include insurance for Trade Credit, Bonds, Financial Lines, Cyber, […]

World Insurance Services partners with newly launched insurance broker Azure Risk

World Insurance Services, Inc. is pleased to formally announce its association with Azure Risk Limited (Azure Risk), our recommended Asia Pacific insurance broker. Azure Risk, a digital provider of marine, transport and logistics insurance, is headed by highly respected industry executive Anmol Sawlani, who has joined the start-up’s Hong Kong operations as a Director. Anmol, […]

Insurance broker Azure Risk enters the Hong Kong market and appoints experienced new team

Azure Risk Limited (Azure Risk), a digital provider of marine, transport and logistics insurance, announced today that highly respected industry executive Anmol Sawlani will join the start-up’s Hong Kong operations as a Director. Azure Risk combines technology and insurance coverage to provide streamlined and personalized experiences for independent freight forwarders worldwide. Sawlani, and the team […]