Dublin-based insurer Allianz Worldwide Care has entered the life and disability market after a merger with the international health business of Allianz France.
Chubb Syndicate 1882 at Lloyd’s has expanded its product offering with the addition of accident and health business.
Prosight Specialty Underwriters has established an accident and health team in the London market and appointed Roger Perry as lead underwriter.
Andrew Tjaardstra speaks to Mike Ramsay, director and co-founder of Alliance, who is bullish about his broker’s prospects.
Complications following a number of cataract operations carried out on NHS patients by mobile theatre provider Vanguard Healthcare has again raised questions about the indemnity arrangements of private healthcare firms taking on NHS work.
International health insurer Allianz Worldwide Care has launched an app that allows members to submit medical claims quicker by providing key details and taking a photo of medical invoices.
Coventry-based accountant Askews is to offer insurance via an appointed representative of broker Gauntlet Risk Management.
The Chinese health insurance market is growing strongly as consumers turn to the private sector to fill in the gaps left by inadequate government schemes. Nicky Burridge investigates the barriers of entry for foreign insurers.
The Cypriot insurance market has failed to rebound following the financial crisis despite the bail-out of both of the country’s major banks, according to a report published by Axco Insurance Information Services.
Bupa posted a 7% increase in revenues to £4.8bn in the first half of 2014 (16% at constant exchange rates), as it continued to integrate major acquisitions made in the previous year.
Arthur J Gallagher has created two new regional management roles in the Midlands to drive growth in what is now its largest UK regional hub.
Private medical insurance group Chase Templeton has secure an additional £4.2m in annual premium income after completing three new deals.
Many expatriates and business travelers are unaware that the right kind of blood can be difficult to find in Asia writes Andrew Apps.
With e-cigarette use on the rise in the UK are the risks associated with these products a pressing issue for the general insurance industry?
Independent midwives have agreed a commercial professional indemnity insurance arrangement allowing them to continue practising under new EU legislation.
Rapid advances in technology have revolutionised the way financial services companies interact with their customers.
With the use of nanotechnology increasing exponentially – up from 54 consumer products in 2005 to 1628 today — is this a positive advancement for insurers?
Chase Templeton finance director Jeff Tate has taken on the new role of mergers and acquisitions director.
Demand for private health insurance in Asia has never been greater according to Andrew Apps, a director at international health insurer ALC Health.
Hong Kong-based reinsurer expands by gaining a life license and building a new team.
82 000 Vietnamese die from cancer each year with a further 116 000 contracting the disease.
Markel has developed a biomedical and life sciences combined policy including cover for property damage and business interruption.
Welcoming the FCA’s hands-on approach to regulation as a boon to his firm’s ambitions, Global Risk Partners CEO David Margrett tells Post why he has such confidence in his consolidation goals
E-cigarettes and cosmetic surgery are among a new wave of anticipated emerging claims, according to law firm Hill Dickinson.