The Financial Conduct Authority has today published proposals to extend the senior managers and certification regime to insurers, essentially replacing the approved persons regime.
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The Financial Conduct Authority said Brexit contingency plans of some companies could cause them "difficulties" in future.
Axis Capital Holdings has received final approval from the UK’s regulators and Lloyd’s to launch its own Lloyd’s managing agent.
This week we saw the ‘Great Repeal Bill’ being introduced to Parliament, a key waystone on the long and arduous journey to leaving the European Union.
Co-op insurance is considering submitting an application to the FCA’s Sandbox and is aiming to make the business even more digital.
One in three insurance customers will exercise their right to be forgotten under the General Data Protection Regulation.
A fashion company may be facing a bill of £40m from the Financial Conduct Authority after mis-selling GI products.
Usage-based motor start-up By Miles has received Financial Conduct Authority authorisation.
Business volumes, profits and hiring in the general insurance sector remained strong in Q2 2017 despite optimism remaining flat, a survey has revealed.
Marsh and Aon are among the brokers visited by the European Commission as part of its motor investigation in Ireland.
Last summer, while holidaying in Spain, we stumbled across an inflatable Wipeout course floating a hundred metres or so off the beach. With the exuberance of youth, my nephew, nieces and son were keen to have a go and several adults, myself included,…
Keith Jackson has been appointed as the director of general insurance and protection at the Financial Conduct Authority
The industry has faced sustained attacks in recent months for its ‘shameful’ practice of raising rates for loyal customers, with one newspaper calling for the government to ‘punish the insurance pirates’.
When Matthew Crummack took the driving seat at Go Compare a year ago this month, the business was in the midst of a demerger from parent Esure. The CEO of the price comparison site sat down with Ryan Hewlett to discuss his first year in the job, taking…
Insurance customers are increasingly finding it difficult to navigate the market, the Financial Conduct Authority has warned.
As Her Majesty the Queen delivered her all-important speech to open parliament, insurers had a lot to think about.
Claims management companies will see fees capped and the sector regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, under plans to tackle “widespread malpractice”.
The Financial Conduct Authority has launched a public consultation to see if changes are needed to make it easier for people with cancer to get travel insurance.
John Griffith-Jones, chairman of the Financial Conduct Authority is to step down from his role at the regulator next year.
The Financial Conduct Authority has ordered Admiral to contact customers who may have received inaccurate premium amounts in renewal documents.
Five insurtech firms are set to begin testing in the second cohort of the Financial Conduct Authority’s sandbox after successful applications.
Do delegated authorities represent a short-term solution that is creating long-term problems? Jeremy Irving, partner at DWF, discusses.
At a time when regulation and taxes are weighing heavily on their operations, brokers find they have to adapt to the digital age. At a Post roundtable, in association with SSP, they discussed how they can leverage new technologies to better serve their…