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Market responds to Gallagher ending business with Towergate

Development comes just over a week after Towergate confirmed it is up for sale and has cash flow issues.

Broker | 27 Nov 2014

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Insurer unveils new regional director for the North.

Insurer | 27 Nov 2014

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Central and East region created by insurer as part of investment into branch network.

Insurer | 27 Nov 2014

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The Agenda Setters

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In-depth: All events great and small

Event insurance could be a big growth area for brokers, whether it’s a village fête or an arena tour, but how do you break into the sector? Edward Murray finds out

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Sentiment Survey November 2014

Consolidation, regulation, support from Biba and the rise of Ukip are all hot topics on which brokers expressed their opinions in the latest Sentiment Survey

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Power hour: Expanding horizons

Our panel of experts discuss how brokers can benefit from overseas ambitions, why longer contracts could be a boon and if insurers should meet the client, Emmanuel Kenning reports

Talking Point

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Products round-up: Products driving towards winter

Winter is coming and several insurers have decided to tackle the cold, rainy weather with new motor insurance products.

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Broker Expo 2014: Abbey Legal video

Abbey Legal's focus on the care sector.

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Broker Expo 2014: Arag video

An introduction from Arag's Andy Talbot.

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Broker Expo 2014: HCC video

Focus on HCC's online offering for brokers.

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Insurance Age is proud to present all the winners from this year's awards.

UK Broker Awards 2014

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Editor's letter November 2014

“Uncertainty… is not something that any of them should dare leave to fester”

Viewpoint

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Broking success: Independent thinking

As a proud Scot, independent broker and descendant of a Caledonian freedom fighter, Edward Bruce, managing director of Edinburgh-based......

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Insurers are poor at buying other businesses

The possible sale of RAC shows how insurers have difficulty in enhancing shareholder value when acquiring non-core businesses,......

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Towergate

Who will take over Towergate now it’s for sale?

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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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The broker's guide to... Consumer credit regulation

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

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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.