UK flooding is expected to continue, as insurers and loss adjusters have warned of a "spike" in both personal and commercial lines claims as a result.
As people are increasingly switching to electric vehicles, are insurers taking the opportunity to explore this market?
After vacating our Haymarket office last week, the entire Post team finally feels settled in our new home in the City – the heart of the insurance industry.
Claims management companies have received 20% of all fines for nuisance calls, messages and emails handed out by the Information Commissioner’s Office since 2010, according to figures from the SMS Works.
Personal lines customers are a promiscuous bunch, known for changing insurers for a few pounds.
Exclusive: The transfer of commercial and personal lines business between LV and Allianz has been completed, with the exception of a “small number” of schemes policies.
Allianz is “investing heavily” in the data space and will seek to double the number of data specialist staff it employs over two years.
Zurich was the big winner at the 2019 Post Insurance Fraud Awards picking up three awards, and a highly commended including top prize in the Investigation of the Year category.
LV general insurance CEO, Steve Treloar said it is “ever more important” to understand data ethics, as the insurer launches its university office in Bristol.
Insurers have responded following the failure of Thomas Cook in the early hours of this morning, which has prompted the largest peacetime repatriation in British history.
Retail insurance customers are changing, with a growing opinion that those born after 2000 will have very different expectations than those over twice their age because they are digital natives. Sam Barrett explores what the industry needs to do to…
Go Compare was criticised this week for an arguably tone-deaf advert in which its singing mascot was involved in a serious car accident.
The insurance industry is on the verge of a seismic, data-driven shift due to the quantity of data available and the ability to turn this data into an action via artificial intelligence, writes Pardeep Bassi, head of data science at LV.
There seems to be a significant number of drivers for change in the SME market, which begs the question how the relationship between brokers and these clients will change. Edward Murray looks at the opportunities available for intermediaries to remain as…
Claims management companies must raise their advertising standards to ensure they do not mislead customers, the Financial Conduct Authority has said.
London seems strangely quiet in the summer, most people are away on holiday, and out of office replies are basically a given.
LV will complete the transfer of business from L&G General Insurance by the beginning of 2023.
LV has been hit with a £13m blow as a result of the Ogden rate, which the insurer said could push up premiums by 1%.
Allianz UK has seen commercial lines underwriting profit slip in the first half.
Exclusive: Clare Lunn, director of fraud at LV, has been selected as a chair of the the General Insurance Fraud Committee.
It was around Spring when office chat turned to the trend of insurers bolstering full year accounts through claims reserve releases.
Introducing graduated licensing for young drivers could have unintended adverse effects, warns Mike Brockman, CEO and founder of ThingCo.