On the back of research into the shape of the future delivery of personal lines, Post held a roundtable, in association with EXL, with experts to investigate how ready organisations are to meet customer expectations as demand for cover evolves in the…
Former Axa and Kwik Fit leader Karen Hogg is returning to broking as chief operating officer of Atlanta Group, Post can reveal.
Cyber has been long-touted as offering insurers and brokers a huge opportunity in commercial lines – from SMEs to corporates. But as individual consumers become ever more aware of their vulnerability to data breaches and cyber attacks, an equally large…
The Financial Conduct Authority has issued a warning about scammers using an authorised firm’s name to trick consumers via a website.
The Internet of Things continues to offer insurers considerable opportunities in terms of maximising existing data to better understand customers and enter new markets previously considered unprofitable. With this in mind, Post, in association with…
A clone firm has been masquerading as UK General, the Financial Conduct Authority has warned.
UK General's Matthew Schofield on how profit, not volume, will drive growth and respectability of MGA sector
In recent months managing general agents have been in the spotlight, with the media seeking to get under the skin of one of the fastest growing insurance sectors. UK General's Matthew Schofield says MGA management teams need to now stop 'navel gazing'…
This week, the sunshine we were blessed with last week was replaced by a more winter-appropriate grey sky and rain.
UK General saw a 55% profit growth after exiting a number of unprofitable product lines.
No stranger to controversy, Arron Banks is back in the news and under the spotlight with allegations and appeals
Loyal customers have long felt penalised by dual pricing. As the regulator and the government are promising to stop the practice, insurers discussed how to move the focus away from premiums to build stronger loyalty, at a roundtable organised by Post, in…
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.