When the regulator fined Carphone Warehouse £29m this week, the real target was the use of high pressure sales techniques in insurance.
Clive Nathan joined Global Risk Partners as its underwriting CEO, overseeing the consolidator’s managing general agent division, in April last year.
GRP has acquired Hertfordshire-based equestrian broker Shearwater, for an undisclosed amount.
Global Risk Partners has acquired Peter Cullum-owned Trimulgherry Investments for an undisclosed sum.
Former trading director of Towergate’s SME division, Rob Ashburn has joined GRP’s Green Insurance as managing director.
Post journalists and broking stalwarts found themselves in the Houses of Parliament this week, on the day that Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal suffered an historic defeat.
GRP’s County Group has acquired Swinford Insurance Consultants.
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Broking group GRP made a loss of £20m for the financial year ended 31 March 2018, in a year that saw it acquire fifteen businesses.
GRP CEO of broking, Mike Bruce has been promoted to group managing director.
Former Marsh regional boss Geoff Kirk has joined GRP-backed Marshall Wooldridge as managing director.
GRP’s chief people officer Craig Pocock explains why it’s important for brokers to plan for the new Senior Managers and Certification Regime.
GRP is on the hunt for two more large regional brokers to act as hubs in Essex and the Midlands, respectively.
Swansea-based Douglas Insurance has been acquired by County Group.
The County Group has made its second acquisition of the year, having acquired Derby-based broker Rahon Insurance.
GRP has acquired Lloyd’s coverholder U-Sure Insurance Services for an undisclosed sum.
Tasker Insurance Group has named Graeme Lalley as chief operating officer for the Group.
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GRP hub Abbey Bond Lovis has acquired a majority share in Northern Irish broker Digney Grant for an undisclosed sum.
Aviva anticipates placing millions of pounds of personal lines business through Fast Trade by the end of the year, according to managing director of UK general insurance Rob Townend and managing director of intermediaries Phil Bayles.
Aviva sees growth across every broker segment despite fall out with GRP, Aviva managing director for intermediaries Phil Bayles has confirmed.
Lloyd’s brokers Lonmar and Ropner will merge at the end of the month under the Lonmar brand.
GRP has acquired a majority stake in DCJ Group Insurance and Risk Management, for an undisclosed sum.
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.