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Cobra boss targets 'high-growth' reputational risk market with start-up

Start-up intermediary Reputation Risk Solutions has been launched to take advantage of the “highly underdeveloped” reputational risk sector, amid claims the UK market will be worth £1bn by 2019.

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BIA award winner video: Ingenie founder and CEO Richard King

Ingenie founder and CEO Richard King explains how an idea developed in his kitchen wooed both footballing pundit Gary Lineker and the British Insurance Awards judges.

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Interview: Dane Douetil: Building businesses

Minova Insurance Holdings group chief executive Dane Douetil tells Post his ambitions for the company – including doubling its size...


Crazy claims: Weird and wonderful

Post brings you 15 of the most ridiculous insurance claims ever made.


C-Suite - Insurer: Still much more to do

Whiplash reforms can – and should – be broadened to other types of injury.


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Compre expands German footprint with HIR acquisition

Reinsurance legacy specialist Compre has completed the acquisition of Hamburger Internationale Rückversicherung from Tawa after obtaining approval from German regulator BaFin.


QBE Europe sees GWP drop 13%

QBE Europe's first half gross written premiums fell 13% to $2.69bn (£1.62bn) from $3.1bn in the same period of 2013.

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Iceland raises new ash cloud warnings

The Icelandic Met Office has warned of an increased risk of volcanic ash following powerful seismic activity at Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano.


Uber’s Berlin ban overturned

A ban on smartphone taxi firm Uber operating in Berlin has been suspended until further notice following a decision by the presiding judge of the Berlin Administrative Court.

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Berlin unveils Uber ban

Smartphone taxi company Uber has been hit with a ban from the city of Berlin on concerns over insurance for passengers.

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Post Claims Club

03 Sep 2014 , London

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UK Broker Awards 2014

05 Sep 2014 , London


Restore your profit per case: Coping with the Jackson reforms

The Jackson Reforms have taken effect, and some predictions for the claimant solicitor world are decidedly grim. The reforms call for increased settlement speed and new, lower fixed fees, compressing solicitor profitability substantially.


Getting Ready for Solvency II – Two Key Actions for European Insurers

EIOPA has published its final guidelines for the phasing-in of the Solvency II regime, with the regulations announced to come into force on 1st January 2016. Prior to that date, European insurers have two other deadlines to meet a pre-application to the relevant regulator must be submitted in or around September 2014; and a full application to the relevant regulator must be submitted by 1st June 2015

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