A greater awareness of dual pricing among customers is seeing fewer people buying insurance online, according to research.
Glasgow-based broker CCRS becomes the 27th current Brokerbility member.
The County Group has made its second acquisition of the year, having acquired Derby-based broker Rahon Insurance.
‘Chatbot’ has long-become an insurance industry buzzword, but penetration remains low and firms are still grappling with how to use early iterations of the technology. Elsewhere, some chatbot pilots have failed.
Exclusive: Car sharing marketplace Turo has credited the unique insurance product for its successful UK launch last Tuesday.
Exclusive: Brokers have been seeking alternative premium finance partners as backup in the wake of the Premium Credit outage.
As Swinton meets its match in Ardonagh, the insurance courtship game has continued to hit headlines.
Ardonagh will hit pause on further major retail acquisitions as it consolidates its current assets.
Swinton will continue its trajectory toward becoming primarily a digital business, Ardonagh CEO David Ross said, but he refused to call time on the high street broking model.
Marsh UK CEO Chris Lay has decried the lack of a 'pipeline' of women in line for senior roles, urging for flexible working as a possible solution.
The Ardonagh Group has struck up a deal with Covéa to acquire Swinton for £165m.
Human resources departments in the insurance industry need to start supporting social mobility in the same way they’ve been promoting gender balance and ethnic diversity, a Dive In panel heard.
Motor managing general agent Hedgehog aims to reach £20m in gross written premium in its first year of operations, following its launch in Q4.
Martin Bridges has taken on the role of Corporate Affairs Manager at the British Insurance Brokers’ Association.
Honcho has become the first ‘reverse auction marketplace’ to gain Biba associate membership, but the firm alleges that software house delays have pushed its launch date back
Nimble and niche, managing general agents have carved themselves a sizeable market share. A roundtable organised by Post, in association with RSA, discussed how these strengths equip them for the future
Marsh’s whirlwind acquisition of JLT surprised ratings agencies, as it was a “larger” deal than expected from the world’s biggest broker.
Exclusive: Former CBL-owned wholesale broker European Insurance Services Ltd will look to launch new products following its management buyout.
Exclusive: The administrators of CBL have sold UK-based European Insurance Services Ltd in a private equity-backed management buyout.
The owner of Lloyd’s motor insurer ERS is exploring the potential for a sale of the business.
Marsh has been the talk of the town this week as it acquired the shares in broker JLT, shoring up its position as the largest broker by revenue in the world.
David Roome, development underwriter at NMU Glasgow, officiates as football assistant referee
Customers of a failed Leicester broker could be in line for compensation from the UK’s guarantee scheme.
Saga has hired Zurich's James Quin as chief financial officer.