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IFED arrests 1,000th suspected fraudster

Four men arrested under suspicion of insurance fraud as IFED sees the number of suspects top 1,000.

Insurer | 19 Dec 2014

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James Sharp says selling a business to the employees is the only way for brokers to handle succession.

Broker | 19 Dec 2014

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Foy to quit insurer at end of 2014.

Insurer | 19 Dec 2014

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The Agenda Setters

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Profile: Power to the people

For LV's John O’Roarke and Phil Bunker, the roads to their present positions have been unusual, but they have never forgotten the importance of people to the insurer

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Acturis Premium Index

There is some positive news for the sector with the Acturis Indices showing growth in average premiums in commercial combined, combined liability and tradesman

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Broking success: Ancient and modern

Autoline managing director Michael Blaney on why he’s proud of the Northern Irish broker’s traditional face-to-face approach and its commitment to new technology

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In-depth: Call a specialist

In a highly competitive market one way brokers can differentiate themselves is by targeting specialist lines. Here Markel......

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Broking success: Ancient and modern

Autoline managing director Michael Blaney tells Siân Barton why he’s proud of the Northern Irish broker’s traditional......

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Video: Broker Expo 2014

Delegates at Broker Expo 2014 share their thoughts.

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Broker Expo 2014: Abbey Legal video

Abbey Legal's focus on the care sector.

Insurer | 14 Nov 2014 secure | screening image

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Editor's letter - December 2014

“‘Insurance is a people industry’… But it is precisely the people who are at risk of being forgotten in the quick-fire......

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Talking points in 2015

The upcoming year will bring more of the same as the last 12 months and there will be a few big issues to deal with over......

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Products round-up: In a holiday mood

It's a bumper section this issue, and a number of the products had a distinctly holiday theme - albeit a bit late in the......

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Refinancing

Are brokers finding it easier to access lending from banks?

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Motor prosecutions: Protect your employees

Tough new laws have been introduced over the last few years to clamp down on dangerous and careless driving with penalties including large fines, driving bans and imprisonment for those caught breaking the law. As a result, any organisation requiring its employees to drive on business must ensure they drive safely and legally or risk a charge of corporate manslaughter if they are involved in a fatal collision.

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Consumer credit regulation is changing. Although the scope of regulation will stay broadly the same, the FCA will take over responsibility for the regulation of consumer credit activities from 1 April 2014. This guide looks at what this will mean for insurance brokers and what you should do in the coming months.

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Ordnance SurveyFollowing last year's successful research study, Ordnance Survey undertook a follow-up study with the members of the Insurance Fraud Investigators Group (IFIG).

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FM Global

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Pitney-BowesThis case study looks at Willis' business challenges, the software solution used and the subsequent results and benefits.

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Lockton

Lockton Cyber Risks DecodedCyber crime is not a fictional concept; it is a very real problem. To better understand the issues Lockton interviewed IMRG, four leading cyber and data protection underwriters, and members of the Lockton specialist technology and privacy practice.

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This year's annual Insurance 360 Business Insurers Insight Report study ran from late August to early November 2011, gathering comprehensive responses from 360 commercial broking professionals.