Insurance broker Marsh Specialty has carried out a survey to measure whether the priorities of mutual P&I clubs and their shipowner members are aligned.

The findings, which cover 12 key service points, provide a revealing insight into the culture of some clubs and whether they are suited to the business strategy of their members.

“We sought to highlight some differences in “personalities” among clubs, which might be of interest to shipowners thinking about their P&I club relationships, or thinking about starting new ones.