Exclusive: UK General is close to launching its first personal lines product on a software house and is exploring its options for direct distribution.
SSP users are facing a fresh wave of issues this morning following problems with the platform on Friday.
Islands Insurance Group has left SSP for rival provider Open GI, after a fresh round of outages at the software platform.
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The outage to SSP servers that affected more than 300 brokers cost the software firm £289,000, according to company results.
The industry’s tech gurus gathered this afternoon for Post’s annual Digital Insurance Awards. The winners are listed below:
Legal & General has partnered with SSP to develop a quoting process which uses big data to provide customers with a home insurance quote in 90 seconds.
SSP has appointed Steve Lathrope as its CEO, replacing co-founder Laurence Walker in the role.
Technologies such as driverless cars, telematics and the connected home are changing the world of insurance, with the need for more modularisation of coverages, and components that can be used in different ways to suit particular niches and markets. Dean…
Post journalists have been recognised for their outstanding work in three categories at the British Insurance Brokers' Association Awards 2017.
Broking software provider SSP has launched a replacement product for its Pure platform.
Being a digital insurer isn’t about the aptitude but the attitude. This was the conclusion of a roundtable I chaired recently for Post, in conjunction with SSP.
At a time when regulation and taxes are weighing heavily on their operations, brokers find they have to adapt to the digital age. At a Post roundtable, in association with SSP, they discussed how they can leverage new technologies to better serve their…
SSP has successfully completed and passed the British Insurance Brokers’ Association’s Broker Supplier Resilience Assessment visit.
Brokers faced a day of intermittent service on the SSP platform yesterday, in a fault which the software house says has now been fixed.
Insurance has traditionally been considered a grudge purchase, driven by the legal requirements for cover and a desire for financial protection. Indeed, 41% of respondents in a Consumer Intelligence poll said they thought of insurance as "a necessary…
Brokers that moved from SSP to a rival software house have spoken about their reasons for leaving.
SSP will release a “multimillion” upgrade to its troubled Pure Broking platform this summer.
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Brokers using SSP's Pure platform have experienced a third interruption of service in the space of five weeks.
Brokers using SSP now face a second outage in the space of less than seven days.
One of the silver linings of my job is the fact I receive emails about a wide range of subjects, most relevant, some less so.
More than fifty brokers affected by SSP outages are in advanced negotiations to switch software provider to Open GI.
SSP said the latest outage affecting its system was due to “routine maintenance” at the new data centre.