Some might have already labelled it a failure but open banking will continue to evolve and insurers should sit up and take notice. That is the view of The Marketing Eye's Neil Edwards, who believes these platforms could eliminate form filling and make…
Esure is looking for a digital-savvy CEO from outside the industry, who will lead a transformation programme when Bain Capital takes ownership at the end of the year.
Esure has received a takeover bid which would see the insurer valued at £1.17bn.
The government's whiplash reforms discriminate against legitimate claimants, whose rights need to be protected, argues Simon Stanfield, chair of the Motor Accident Solicitors Society.
Zurich UK has seen operating profit rise 24% in H1, as a focus on commercial enabled the firm to avoid huge weather losses seen elsewhere.
Ageas UK returned to profit in H1, as strong motor gains offset losses in household.
LV general insurance CEO hopes that the impact of the Beast from the East on insurers’ property portfolios will introduce a level of “pricing realism” into the market.
LV’s general insurance business saw profits more than halve in H1 owing to claims from the Beast from the East.
Brokers should value the many in-depth questions asked by underwriters, writes Cecile Fresneau, executive director of the UK insurance division at QBE Insurance.
Insurers need to offer discounts for smart home devices, argues Jay Borkakoti, director of home insurance, UK and Ireland, at Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions.
As insurance tries to attract talent and adapt to emerging risks, the London market is increasingly turning towards the military for new recruits
The transfer of commercial business from LV to Allianz will take place on 20 September, the company confirmed.
It’s that time of year again. The trains are relatively empty, and out of office replies are basically a given.
Axa UK and Ireland has seen personal lines revenue fall in its H1 results following the loss of the Marks & Spencer white label books to Aviva.
Dave Brosnan, CEO of CNA Hardy, explains why diversity is a business issue.
When Paul Geddes took over the role of CEO of Royal Bank of Scotland’s insurance business in July 2009, moving from the retail arm of the bank, and replacing Chris Sullivan, I cannot remember many getting too excited.
Insurance has come under fire for the way it prices policies. Jonathan Davidson, director of retail at the Financial Conduct Authority, discusses the problem with Martin Croucher
Carriers in the London market must work together in consortiums to spread risk, combat rising expenses ratios and mitigate underwriting pressures, Hiscox chairman Robert Childs said.
Sabre will raise premium prices in the second half of the year, owing to increased market-wide claims inflation.
Insurance investment vehicle Primary Group has today been revealed as the backer for the new digital-enabled managing general agent to be launched by former AIG UK CEO Jacqueline McNamee in autumn this year.
Covéa has chosen to partner with blockchain platform Blocksure and will use it alongside its legacy systems.
Hiscox saw pre-tax profit climb 27% to $164m (£125m) in the first half of 2018, with the insurer’s retail arm contributing more than half of that figure.
Andy Watson will replace Amanda Blanc as chair of the Association of British Insurers’ General Insurance Council.