Brightside saw pre-tax losses of £10.2m last year, but incoming CEO Brendan McCafferty said there is “no need to alter strategy”.
Consumers might lie online to get cheaper quotes but insurers are using digital technology to detect potential fraud.
Aviva's small broker community is not a threat to networks or spurred on by consolidation in the regional market, said the company's managing director of intermediaries Phil Bayles.
Keoghs partner James Heath, pictured, was handed the achievement prize at the Fraud Awards last night in what proved to be a fruitful night for the law firm.
Aviva will furnish smaller broker members with same-day response times, discounted compliance packages and free learning and development tools as part of its new community initiative.
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Jorge Espinel, former global head of business development at Spotify, has joined New York-based insurtech Lemonade.
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In six months’ time, claims management companies will fall under the umbrella of the Financial Conduct Authority.
A self proclaimed ‘little gem’, Sabre literally went public last year with a London Stock Exchange listing. Jonathan Swift caught up with the management team to get under the bonnet of the non-standard motor insurer
A greater awareness of dual pricing among customers is seeing fewer people buying insurance online, according to research.
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has signed off on a deal that will see 10,700 customers of failed Danish insurer Alpha have their policies moved to Markerstudy.
‘Chatbot’ has long-become an insurance industry buzzword, but penetration remains low and firms are still grappling with how to use early iterations of the technology. Elsewhere, some chatbot pilots have failed.
Chubb’s former head of SME and digital, Ruth Polyblank has joined rental market disruptor Canopy, which now boasts over 10,000 users.