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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


Sharp aims to publicise employee ownership

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

Broker | 19 Dec 2014


Commercial lines MD Foy leaves Aviva

Foy to quit insurer at end of 2014.

Insurer | 19 Dec 2014

The Saietta electric motorcycle from Agility Motors

Phil Evans rejoins Carole Nash

Evans returns as operations director after three years away.

Broker | 19 Dec 2014

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Towergate? Marsh? Gallagher? Das? What made the news in 2014?

Your most popular stories of 2014.

Insurer | 19 Dec 2014

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Confusion over new FCA rules

Experts fear sales over the phone will have to stop.

Broker | 19 Dec 2014


Flood Re: Band H homes to be included

Defra confirms that band H properties are to be included in government flood insurance scheme.

Insurer | 18 Dec 2014

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Axa adds two to senior management team

Insurer creates three new roles.

Insurer | 18 Dec 2014


LV’s Bunker looks to 2015

Phil Bunker, managing director of LV Brokers talks us through his 2014 and looks to next year.

Broker | 18 Dec 2014


Ageas and Pen sign online deal for household insurance

Products from Ageas to be available via Gallagher-owned Pen’s e-trading division.

Insurer | 18 Dec 2014


Bluefin buys Marchant McKechnie

The regional broker is Bluefin's fifth acquisition of the year.

Broker | 18 Dec 2014

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Allianz renews deal with Broker Network

Insurer renews partnership with Towergate-owned network for further three years.

Insurer | 18 Dec 2014

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Catlin confirms XL’s £2.5bn takeover approach

Deal would be funded through mixture of cash and shares.

Insurer | 18 Dec 2014


Integro buys Howard Global

New York-based firm buys broker to add to list of specialisms.

Broker | 17 Dec 2014

BT broadband rollout in Cornwall is bringing benefits to businesses

Gallagher opens office in Cornwall with four recruits from Towergate

Broker sets out plans to grow in the region.

Insurer | 17 Dec 2014

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