The insurance sector must remain vigilant to challengers, be they data giants like Google and Amazon, or nimble insurtechs. Especially given that some already hold such rich data. So how can incumbents take on potential usurpers? Is now the time to take…
Can a niche insurance user experience be scaled to drive revenue growth? Post, in association with EXL, gathered together a number of insurance industry experts to explain how
Injuries and damage potentially caused by dogs can be covered by pet or household policies. But there is a market for liability products, if not for owners, definitely for canine businesses
LV was acclaimed as the Insurance Brand of the Year at last night’s Insurance Marketing and PR Awards
The Supreme Court ruling in Pimlico Plumbers, granting employment rights to a gig worker, might lead to an increase or a shift in liability claims. But it also opens up a door for new products as gig economy platforms will want to cover their new…
Tough mudders, equal measures and Pride matters
Paul Asplin, David Kearns and Sally Jones were sentenced to a total of 15 years for conspiracy to defraud insurer Das.
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.
Paul Asplin, the former CEO at Das, was found guilty of fraud charges alongside ex Das claims director David Kearns and former wife, Sally Jones.
Sprintathons and stepping up, Pride parades and football fever
As Britain is basking in glorious summer, the sun is also shining on the motor insurance market.
The defence has begun to close its arguments in the ongoing trial between Das UK and ex-CEO Paul Asplin and others.
The remaining five defendants in the Das UK v Asplin trial did not take the stand, with lawyers instead reading character witnesses to the jury.
Ex-CEO Asplin has pleaded not guilty to charges including conspiracy and fraud.
Discount rate and whiplash reforms are going through parliament. Will the outcome be beneficial to all?
This week the UK has been focused on court cases and Inquiries.
The trial of former Das CEO Paul Asplin continued today (18 April) at Southwark Crown Court.
Ex-DAS CEO Paul Asplin is alleged to have dishonestly failed to inform the insurer that he owned one third of CW Law and Med Report Limited during his service at the company, Southwark Crown Court heard today.
I'm not sure who was more excited about technology in our house this week, my son discovered that virtual pets in the form of Tamagotchi are making a comeback in the UK this year while I learnt a bar has opened where robots make you cocktails.
Legal expenses insurer Das Group has launched an Alexa 'skill' for the Amazon Echo Amazon’s virtual personal assistant.
Allianz will buy European business subsidiaries of legal protection insurance provider Das for €38m (£33.6m).
Now the Supreme Court has ruled employment tribunal fees are unlawful, insurers are expecting a flow – but not a flood – of claims
Four out of 10 brokers are unaware of incoming data protection laws that could potentially shave millions from profits, a survey found.
Eight out 10 London market brokers remain bullish over the prospect of the capital retaining its global position in the wake of Brexit.