Henry took on the post when Marsh bought Central Insurance Services in 2014.
Hastings was in talks this summer about buying AA’s insurance business, or in their words forming a “partnership”. The talks have since stopped and the deal hasn’t happened.
Insurance Age met with brokers in and around Romford to find out why there are so many specialist firms in the area.
Group reports 14% rise in underlying revenues.
Insurer lists enhancements as including no claims bonus protection option and cover for misfuelling.
New framework would see the discount rate reviewed every three years.
Specialist market: The Romford area is home to many specialist brokers and traditional local players, but is its proximity to London a help or a hindrance?
Canopius will be led by current executive chairman Michael Watson and chief underwriting officer Mike Duffy.
Innovative market: The Top 50 Brokers in Personal Lines is full of growing and efficient firms. Brokers are ideally placed for further success in the next 12 months
Personal lines performance boost: Analysis of this year’s Top 50 reveals a picture of growth and opportunity
Half full or half empty? Reaction to the Allianz takeover of LV has been largely positive
But it should come with a rather huge caveat.
However first quarter saw rise in enquiries.
Broker’s turnover jumps to £12.7m.
Combined operating ratio worsens to 95%.
A-Plan was first to sign up when new service was launched.
Insurer states it made updates to meet broker feedback.
Deadline for applicants is 4 August.
Aviva putting 120 people at risk of redundancy was the top clicked on story of the week along with Rural Insurance MD Ian Barclay resigning. Brokers also read about data breaches and Elite being put on negative rating watch.
Insurer proposing to close Southend office and move commercial property business to Perth.
Legal insurance specialist celebrates 10th year of business.
Nine local leaders have signed up to share their views with brokers across two live panel discussions.
Boss had been with the Primary-owned firm since 2014.
Underinsurance is a problem the industry has had to revisit time and again, so why hasn’t it been cracked yet?