Open GI extends its automated quote-checking facility

Open GI has extended its automated quote-checking facility to cover home and commercial vehicle rates with Fortis after a 12 month trial. The facility will enable Fortis to test thousands of risks in a matter of minutes prior to the release of rate updates thereby, in theory, maximising accuracy and removing manual administration. Helen Barker, operations director, Open GI, claimed that automated quote checking was becoming more popular as a result of insurers' desire to streamline as many o