Altra Consultants has received £3m investment to fund further growth in its Lloyd’s broker business.
Bollington Group has launched a managing general agent, Anjuna Underwriting.
Insurers have been vocal about their feelings about the discount rate but Mark Cliff, executive chairman at Brightside Group, notes this has also affected brokers, who have been at the sharp end of market turmoil.
Zurich is reportedly exploring the sale of broker Endsleigh.
Marsh has dialled up its drive into the commercial mid-market through the launch of a panel offering aimed at mid-sized firms in the UK.
Towergate-owned broker RV Wallis has moved to a larger office in Solihull, however there are no redundancies planned as a result of the move.
As Post reviews the loss adjusting section in its biennial rankings, Malcolm Hyde, executive director of the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters, explains that the continued professionalism of loss adjusters keeps them centre of the claims market.
Global insurer XL Catlin is to buy a 20% stake in an Indian insurance broker.
Honan Asia has bought Singapore-based employee benefits broker NGA Benefits for an undisclosed sum.
Intangible risks affecting businesses could force the insurance market to restructure, says WTW's Aubert
Nicolas Aubert, head of Willis Towers Watson GB, has suggested that the insurance market consider its fundamental structure as the number of intangible risks facing businesses shows no sign of abating.
Digital insurance platform, Policy Castle will be offering discounted home insurance premiums if they have connected devices installed in their home.
Insurance-sector investor BP Marsh saw profits more than double to £10.2m in the six months to 31 July.
The Chartered Insurance Institute will sell its £19m Aldermanbury offices to the City of London Corporation.
Willis Towers Watson has appointed Gianmarco Tosti as head of its Italian business, having held senior positions within the business since 2006.
Willis Towers Watson has named Neil Irwin as head of the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa region.
The latest satisfaction survey from Brokerbility has revealed the insurers that ranked highest for their claims, underwriting and accounts processes between April and September 2017.
The Canadian market offers unique opportunities for UK brokers, explains Servca's managing director Nomaan Jamal.
Companies in the sharing economy sector are more exposed than others to the risks associated with an evolving employee base and the emergence of digital technologies, according to a report by Marsh.
Commercial Legal, part of the One Call Group has adopted lie detector technology within its claims operation.
Octo Telematics will acquire the usage-based insurance assets of Willis Towers Watson, including its Drive Ability solution.
Four out of 10 brokers are unaware of incoming data protection laws that could potentially shave millions from profits, a survey found.
Newly formed broking group Ardonagh has acquired Altrincham-based motorcycle broker Carole Nash and Hertfordshire-based broker Mastercover.
Car insurance prices have fallen by an average of 1.1% in the third quarter of 2017, the largest reduction in more than three years, however the effects will be short-lived, analysts said.
Aviva has appointed former Marsh boss Graeme MacMillan as director for international brokers.