Senior reporter, Insurance Post
Emmanuel was senior reporter on Post covering the broking beat.
He has over a decade of experience writing about the insurance industry. He started his career as a reporter on broker-focused title Professional Broking in 2009 becoming a senior reporter ahead of joining Insurance Age at the end of 2010.
Promoted to features editor in October 2011 Emmanuel became editor the following June holding the post for nearly six years before deciding to return to being a reporter to focus on news writing and analysis.
Along with deep knowledge of insurance he has also gained a solid understanding of reinsurance through a year writing on the market with a particular focus on insurance-linked securities at Trading Risk.
He re-joined Infopro Digital in late 2019 taking up the position of senior reporter at Insurance Post working on extended in-depth analysis and data driven research on key sections of the industry along with covering day to day news and writing opinion pieces.
In his keynote speech yesterday at the British Insurance Brokers’ Association’s conference in Manchester Mills Sheldon Mills, executive director for consumers and competition at the Financial Conduct Authority, told the audience: “The new consumer duty…
Andrew Fender, partner at Sanderlings, acting as liquidator of Inspire Insurance Service, has flagged concerns around cash, bounce back loans and record keeping in its first annual report on the insolvent business.
Ashwin Mistry will be stepping down as executive chairman of Brokerbility and Brokerbility Holdings on 1 March, The Clear Group has confirmed.
Proposals to add paid for advertising and the offence categories of fraud and financial crime to the Online Safety Bill have been welcomed by the insurance industry but as yet there are no guarantees on the final product.
Chaucer has teamed up with Moody’s with the aim of producing a data-driven environmental, social and governance ‘scorecard’ to enable businesses to assess and improve their ESG performance.
Amid regulatory scrutiny brokers have accepted there are insurance challenges for flats but sought to defend their role when approached by Post.
Insurtech Zego has appointed ex-Bupa executive Catherine Barton as its first chief insurance officer.
Compliance experts address what the FCA’s new consumer duty proposals will mean for the insurance sector, whether the industry is ahead of the curve and if the changes will be value for money
Ian Parker has been appointed as group CEO of run-off specialist insurer Catalina Holdings (Bermuda).
Charles Taylor has bought a majority stake of automation and artificial intelligence software as a service platform Fraud Keeper, Post can reveal.
Genasys has appointed Bart Patrick as chief revenue officer and member of the executive team.
Allianz Holdings, which comprises Allianz Commercial and Allianz Personal, has revealed that 100% of the electricity its UK offices use now comes from renewable sources.
Chubb has made Jon Houghton head of distribution for the UK and Ireland expanding his previous role as distribution manager for national brokers in the region.
Insurance specialists have queried how the Chartered Insurance Institute will be able to lean on the findings of its recently closed Shaping the Future consultation due to the reported 1% response rate.
The Financial Conduct Authority has written Dear CEO letters to insurers and brokers, putting pricing models, product fair value and commission in the spotlight after the government ordered a review into the "failing" insurance market for leaseholders.
The government has called on the Financial Conduct Authority to start a probe into the “crippling costs” of insurance premiums for residents of blocks of flats as it hit out at the current unacceptable situation.
The market combined ratios for motor and home insurance will be north of 100% in 2022, Fitch has forecast.
The Financial Conduct Authority sees insurance as ahead of the game on consumer duty after the work on pricing and value in recent years, the regulator’s director of insurance and conduct specialists Matt Brewis has indicated.
The General Insurance Fraud Committee is hopeful that online advertising will be included in the Online Safety Bill, Clare Lunn, director of financial crime at LV GI and chair of the GIFC told Post.
The British Insurance Brokers’ Association has urged the government to cut Insurance Premium Tax to 10% in the next budget and pushed for targeted relief for three areas.
The British Insurance Brokers’ Association has put regulatory and Financial Services Compensation Scheme reform in the crosshairs as it called for a cut in insurance premium tax in its manifesto.