Analysis: How do brokers feel about a four-day week?


Industry experts highlighted the benefits and challenges of a four-day week in the insurance space.

Following Belgium’s agreement to give workers the right to request a four-day week as part of the recent government reform on its labour laws, Insurance Age delved into the likelihood of a compressed week in the UK’s insurance space.

For some this is already a reality. Broker Igo4 implemented a four-day week earlier this month, which comes on top of its hybrid working scheme.

Matt Munro, Igo4 CEO and founder, commented: “I just think the old way of working should no longer be a thing. For us

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Insurance Age? View our subscription options


Sign up and gain access to five complimentary news articles every month.

Already have an account? Sign in here

This address will be used to create your account

My Insurance Downtime: Clear Group’s Dawn Dalby

Clear Group’s Dawn Dalby offers us a window into her life outside of insurance including her addiction to Married At First Sight, becoming a fan of Jeffrey Archer during jury service when 19 and a preference for winter comfort food.

Most read articles loading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: