There continues to be change at the top of the UK's insurer board rooms. But instead of relying on the tried and tested recruitment strategies of the past, Consumer Intelligence's Ian Hughes suggests a more meaningful strategy to get the most out of your…
The last few months have seen some major executive changes across the UK’s largest insurance companies.
Gilles Normand has stepped down from the CEO job at Swinton following its acquisition by Ardonagh.
As Swinton meets its match in Ardonagh, the insurance courtship game has continued to hit headlines.
Ardonagh will hit pause on further major retail acquisitions as it consolidates its current assets.
Swinton will continue its trajectory toward becoming primarily a digital business, Ardonagh CEO David Ross said, but he refused to call time on the high street broking model.
The Ardonagh Group has struck up a deal with Covéa to acquire Swinton for £165m.
Insurance has talked the diversity talk for several years now. And yet, the industry still displays all-male or all-pale panels. How can it become truly inclusive?
My colleagues have come up with a creative idea to celebrate the General Data Protection Regulation. First you create a GDPR cocktail with gin, Drambuie, prosecco and rum. Then you take a sip every time you receive an email asking you to update your…
Swinton CEO Gilles Normand believes brokers can be the Amazon of the insurance market.
Ken Scowcroft, the founder of Swinton Insurance, has died at the age of 89.
Exclusive: A senior director has left UK General and further roles are at risk as the group moves to restructure its sales team.
I have never bought insurance from a high-street broker. In fact, I know very few people my age who have.
Whitfield started as a broker liaison underwriter in 2005 and is now a customer service associate at Swinton
Swinton Insurance is to close up to 40 branches across the UK, putting 268 jobs at risk.
Broker Network has appointed Tony Monnington as commercial director.
This week I attended a briefing on hostage negotiation skills organised by an underwriting association and a wine tasting hosted by a rehabilitation provider.
While certain sectors of the insurance sector are advancing at a pace, Richard Beaven, distribution director at Swinton Group, urges swifter movement on diversity.
Fidget spinners, dabbing and the bottle flip are just three of the crazes that my son brought home from school during the last academic year. Luckily for me, unlike Pokémon - which has been in our house for three full years now - these were short-lived…
As The Ardonagh Group buys Carole Nash and Mastercover, has the bell finally rung for the model?
The third Claims Club meet in 2017 focused on getting claims right through communication and customer service. Terry Renouf, consultant at BLM, explains.
Swinton reports a drop in pre-tax profit during 2016 financial year following 'strategic' transformation
Swinton has reported pre-tax profit of £11.5m in the financial year ending 31st December 2016, down from £15.9m in the same period last year.
Three brands in the vehicle repair, claims and technology sectors have been acquired under holding group AGL, which launched today.
Some of the movers and shakers in the market this month