The industry must address the expectation gap on the back of the Supreme Court business interruption ruling, brokers said as they forecast tougher times ahead for managing general agents.
For the Record: The week in deals featuring Allianz, Clyde & Co, Convex, Gallagher, Howden, Kennedys, LV, New Dawn Risk and Woodgate & Clark
Post wraps up the major insurance deals, launches, investments and strategic moves of the week.
Free content: Access market and insurance reactions to the Supreme Court ruling that dismissed appeals against a High Court judgment on insurers paying out in Covid-related disruption on business interruption insurance policies and overturned the Orient…
For a sixth year running, Post content director Jonathan Swift scans the insurtech space and identifies up-and-coming businesses potentially worth watching over the next 12 months.
Starting a new role in Morrison Insurance Solution's broking team in February 2020, Holly Carriban had to find her feet as the coronavirus pandemic turned working life on its head.
Property investor Aubrey Weis and his company Elcombe have denied Axa’s counterclaim and the issues set out in the provider’s defence document in the ongoing legal dispute over a £1.7m claim.
Michael Rea, CEO of Gallagher’s UK retail division, has hailed the takeover of Bollington as supercharging the firm’s presence in the North West and adding specialisms to the group.
SSP made an after tax loss of £115m in the 18 months to 30 September 2019 and breached its banking covenants in March 2020, the business has revealed ahead of its takeover by Canadian firm Constellation Software.
Users have expressed hope that SSP’s expected takeover by Canadian-listed Constellation Software will lead to investment in the technology company as it exits private equity ownership.
The insurance needs of the gaming sector are complicated and ever evolving but there are plenty of opportunities for those prepared to immerse themselves in this flourishing market.
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Post wraps up the major insurance deals, launches, investments and strategic moves of the week
Jeff Brinley has been named Be Wiser CEO with Sharon Beckett having left the role this year, Post can reveal.
The Financial Conduct Authority’s coronavirus financial resilience survey has revealed that insurance broker liquidity fell by 30% due to the pandemic, the largest drop measured in any sector.
Insurers and brokers have told Post that the majority of their staff will continue to work from home and that offices will remain open to those few that need to access them, following the start of a third national lockdown in England.
The Clear Group has appointed former A-Plan managing director Mike Edgeley as CEO with founder Howard Lickens moving to become executive chairman.
Telematics insurtech Thingco has secured a £3m investment from BGL Group holding company owner BHL (UK) Holdings, Post can reveal.
Newly appointed chair of the International Underwriting Association Patrick Tiernan sat down for a virtual chat with Pamela Kokoszka to discuss his plans as a chairman of the association, climate change and how the industry can overcome challenges…
Ataraxia and Minority Venture Partners have facilitated the merger of Altrincham-based Alan Stevenson Partnership and Seacombe Insurance Brokers taking a minority stake in the business.
Cheryl Agius has stepped down as CEO of Saga Insurance with immediate effect for personal reasons, the company has confirmed.
The challenges of the coronavirus pandemic led to substantial technological advances that insurance must build on this year, says Peter Thompson, CEO of insurance, distribution and outsourcing at BGL Group.
The annual 1 January reinsurance renewal season delivered firmer pricing for UK property risks, according to Willis Re as its figures also indicated another year of strong rises in motor.
Topsail director of insurance operations, Nigel Hawkes, considers the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the boat insurance market.
Post spoke to insurers, brokers and claims professionals to get their predictions for what 2021 will look like.
Post spoke to brokers and MGAs to get their thoughts on the highs and lows of 2020