SSP has divided its brokers into four segments and is uploading the data of each in succession, Post has learned.
A handful of brokers have been given limited functionality on SSP's Pure Platform, 11 days after the service was downed by a power outage, with promises that the full service will come later.
SSP is moving brokers to a backup data centre in West London, as the power outage that stopped business last week rolls on to its 10th day.
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SSP has a backup data centre that wasn’t used when an outage occurred last week because of concerns that a modest amount of data would be lost, Post understands.
SSP has told brokers a plan to restart service gradually today has again been postponed due to hardware failure.
Motorists left uninsured as a result of the SSP outage could be left in a legal limbo if they are stopped by the police, the Motor Insurers Bureau has warned.
SSP has told brokers that its Pure Broking platform will not resume normal service today, despite assurances it would.
Hundreds of motorists are potentially driving without insurance as a result of the glitch that has hit the SSP Pure Broking platform since last Friday.
The power outage that left brokers unable to access services on SSP’s Pure Broking platform since the weekend is now being described as a “major incident” by the company.
Brokers have been left floundering after popular broking platform operated by software company SSP was taken offline.
The British Insurance Brokers' Association is urging insurers and software houses to cooperate to allow brokers to cede customers to Flood Re amid concerns its members are currently at a disadvantage to insurers' direct channels.
A start-up claims to have devised a white label technology platform that allows brokers and other insurance retailers to enable their customers to manage all of their insurance, life and health products in one place, regardless of the insurer.
Legal & General has partnered with software provider SSP to deliver its new technology platform, including using a cloud-based quote system and an administration platform.
High street broker Swinton Insurance has appointed CDL as its new insurance software supplier.
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SSP’s distribution business Keychoice has recruited staff from BGL Group, Marsh and Swinton to form a new team as it launches the next phase of its growth and evolution plan.
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Jonathan Davey is to depart SSP at the end of the month, Post can reveal.
Nearly two thirds of UK insurance brokers (64%) expect to grow in the next 12 months, with more than one quarter (28%) expecting to grow their gross written premium by more than 10%, according to SSP research.
Broker One Call Insurance has launched a new telematics solution – Live Drive – after completing a pilot earlier this year.
FWD founder Michael Gaughan was crowned the winner of the achievement award at the inaugural Insurance Marketing & PR Awards this afternoon.
Ron Atkinson has been appointed as head of insurer relationships for global technology house SSP.