Allianz’ Pet Plan product has proved to be the dominant player in the pet insurance market with a 40% share in terms of gross written premium.
Department store John Lewis is targeting "rapid growth" in the insurance market, after unveiling plans to rebrand its offering.
The imprisonment of two men for trying to defraud insurance companies for household claims worth more than £100 000 has been described as the industry's first significant conviction for household fraud.
Insurer RSA’s UK net written premiums increased by 9% year on year to £1.46bn in the first half of 2010 (H1 2009: £1.34bn) according to its latest financial results.
The Insurance Fraud Bureau and Lancashire Constabulary today concluded 'Operation Flash’ at Preston Crown Court.
RSA has completed the purchase of Irish personal lines broker 123 Money for a sum in excess of £54m.
A-Plan has strengthened its regional presence with the opening of a new branch in Poole, Dorset.
Go Compare has reported a £12m profit during the 2009 financial year following the £4m loss recorded for 2008.
Online insurance is now a massive part of the industry. Post gathered a number of industry figures together to discuss what drives a customer to buy a policy online or abort and seek a quote elsewhere. Jonathan Swift reports.
Aviva's new chief underwriting officer Axel Schmidt has revealed a wide-ranging plan to broaden its risk appetite by concentrating on areas it is currently under strength in, including local authority insurance.
Comparison site Go Compare has added 82 new insurance brands to its panels in the last year.
Allianz reported gross written premium was up 4.4% to £411.3m (2009 Q1: £393.8m) over same period in 2009.
Doncaster-based broker One Call insurance has become the latest intermediary to set up its own risk carrying captive insurer, Post has learnt.
RSA UK chief executive Adrian Brown has said the insurer's swingeing job cuts last year meant it was "ahead of the curve" in responding to the tough economic conditions.
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Tesco Bank has partnered with RSA to provide underwriting and claims management for Tesco pet insurance in the UK.
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Ian Meyer, a director at Capita Insurance Distribution, is poised to leave the firm to set up his own brokerage, Post has learnt.
Capita company Thornside has named Mark Outing as its new key account relationship manager.
Online motor insurer Swiftcover is building a new multi-million pound operations centre in Stockton, Teesside, bringing an expected 350 extra jobs to the area over the next three years.
The Green Insurance Company is to expand its personal lines portfolio with a range of environmentally conscious pet insurance products.
Capita Insurance Services has revealed plans to enter the travel insurance sector before the end of the year.
The Green Insurance Company is to expand into its personal lines portfolio with the introduction of a range of environmentally conscious pet insurance products.
Capita Insurance Services is poised to add to its growing stock of personal lines business, with Cambridgeshire-based broker Sureterm Direct a target for the firm, Post has learnt.