LV was acclaimed as the Insurance Brand of the Year at last night’s Insurance Marketing and PR Awards
Karen Beales has stepped down “with immediate effect” from her role as CEO of UK General, less than two years into the role.
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.
It’s been a week for sore heads, with England crashing out of the World Cup on Wednesday. Fortunately, with the industry keeping us so busy, there hasn’t been much time to ruminate on the pain.
Exclusive: UK General has appointed Clare Ryder as a non-executive director.
As Britain is basking in glorious summer, the sun is also shining on the motor insurance market.
Exclusive: UK General is close to launching its first personal lines product on a software house and is exploring its options for direct distribution.
Cyber cover is entering personal lines and offering protection against online bullying. But is it really a place for insurers?
Digital household insurance broker Policy Castle is on the hunt for funding as it looks towards partnering with high street brokers and large insurers.
Brexit may raise the prospect of more expensive holidays abroad and longer waits at borders. If fewer European city breaks beckon, could there also be an upside in spending more time in England’s green and pleasant land?
UK General has launched a personal lines cyber insurance product to cover loss from cyber bullying, defamation and insured data held on smart devices.
By far the biggest purchase I ever made was when I bought my house.
Exclusive: A senior director has left UK General and further roles are at risk as the group moves to restructure its sales team.
An insurtech start-up has today launched an app enabled home and contents product that can be bought as quickly as 85 seconds.
UK General made an operating loss of £714,879 for the year ending 31 March 2017, compared to a profit of £8.7m in the previous year.
Digital insurance platform, Policy Castle will be offering discounted home insurance premiums if they have connected devices installed in their home.
Co-op Insurance has named former Axa CEO Peter Hubbard as chairman of the board.
UK General has appointed Vicky Hodgson as chief operating officer.
Regulators are forcing insurers to make more efficient use of their balance sheets and allocate capital where it can deliver the most effective returns, this allows smaller players in the market the opportunity to fashion insurance packages for special…
When my toddler says ‘fox’, it sounds very rude. I mainly laugh at it but I’m also a bit scared that the next time she spots a fox in our local park, she will point at it, proudly shouting ‘F***! F****!’
Karen Beales was recently appointed CEO of UK General from her existing role as managing director, following JC Flowers’s acquisition of the company. Post discussed with Beales what the future holds for the managing general agent.
Military personnel struggle to find motor and household insurance adapted to their circumstances. Should general insurers leave that market to specialists?
Strategy and change director Nick Rawlings and marketing manager Ria Cusimano have left UK General.
It is unclear whether UK nationals will be able to use the European Health Insurance Card after Brexit. If they don’t, travel insurers expect higher claims costs and higher premiums.