Furniture giant Ikea enters insurance market

Homeware retailer Ikea has entered the Swedish insurance market selling child and pregnancy policies with a trial of home insurance products planned for the coming weeks, according to reports.

Gable enters Swedish market

Gable Holdings has expanded its business into Sweden providing commercial combined products in the education and retail property sectors.

Europe: A pen for Europe?

Managing general agents have seen a resurgence of popularity in the UK, but has there been a similar renaissance across the continent? Tim Evershed investigates.

Analysts bullish on Tryg's Q1 prospects

Analysts at Berenberg Bank have said they expect Nordic insurer Tryg to post a combined ratio of 91.1% for the first quarter, on the back of benign winter weather across Scandinavia and favourable investment markets.