A majority of insurers believe that mergers & acquisitions will drive more than half of the growth in the industry over the next five years, research by Deloitte has found.
Neos intends to double its UK direct customer numbers this year, amid international expansion plans and the launch of an add-on product for the UK market.
Victor Insurance is looking to build on growth following the rebrand from Bluefin Underwriting.
Victor Insurance, formerly Bluefin Underwriting, has appointed John Stephenson as country manager, UK, succeeding Paul Drake.
This week the best and brightest in the insurance community gathered in the Royal Albert Hall for the 25th British Insurance Awards.
The Danish Financial Supervisory Authority has ordered Gefion to not expand into new territories.
The Spanish Private Health Alliance hit out at “possible systemic fraud” committed by British insurers offering problematic medical cover within travel policies.
Alison Martin has been appointed Zurich CEO EMEA and bank distribution, following Amanda Blanc stepping down after nine months in the role.
Premium finance providers Premfina and Close Brothers will continue funding Gefion premiums following the unrated insurer’s tussles with the Danish regulator, as Premium Credit pulls out.
Zego has struck up a deal with e-scooter start-up Dott, which will see it enter the French and Belgian markets for the first time.
The Danish Financial Supervisory Authority has pegged Gefion’s solvency ratio as just 105% at May 2019, rather than the 130% the company has claimed.
The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has today made its first payments to policyholders affected by the collapse of Lamp Insurance.
BCR Legal Group appointed representative CRL failed to find an insurer to take on its Alpha policies by the May deadline set by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, but it has been given more time as the firm has a replacement in its sights.
RSA has appointed Rachel Conran as chief underwriting officer for its global risk solutions business.
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The Federation of European Risk Management Associations has elected Dirk Wegener, global head of corporate insurance at Deutsche Bank, as its next president.
Major financial services firms had spent nearly £4bn preparing for life after Brexit as of 31 May, according to EY.
Belgian insurtech Qover has raised €8m in its latest funding round and will look to continued growth in Europe.
Marc van der Veer has joined Nexus Group as CEO of European Ventures.
Zego has raised $42m (£33.52m) in a series B funding round led by Target Global, to fund its European expansion.
Private equity investor Andromeda has gained regulatory approval to take a majority stake in French health insurer April, which saw its UK arm pull out from the private medical market last year.
Elite Insurance has proposed a solvent scheme of arrangement, in order to avoid a liquidator being appointed.
The government has agreed to promote the country's emerging insurtech scene as part of its overseas trade arrangements.
New York-based insurtech Lemonade has launched in Germany.