The broker, which was bought by Gallagher earlier this year, reports increases in turnover and profit for 2020.
Despite a sharp drop in pre-tax profit, the broker managed to achieve increased turnover for the year ended 31 December 2020.
Refinancing sees the insurer, which also owns Complete Cover Group, move back into profit in 2020.
Jake Fox succeeds Nick Houghton, who became CEO of the group after its management buyout last year.
The high net worth (HNW) sector faces unique challenges as we come out of lockdowns. Mark Pierce explains what the future could hold for brokers
Research from Ecclesiastical shows 61% of brokers experience work-related stress, while only 43% feel comfortable talking to their manager about their mental health issues.
Firms invloved in M&A activity often don’t think of integrating the businesses until it’s too late, writes Specialist Risk Group’s Clare Lebecq
PKF Littlejohn’s, Chris Riley, runs the numbers ahead of the Autumn Budget.
Watkin Davies brings £10m in GWP to A-Plan as the broker looks to grow further in commercial lines.
ABI data shows the average fraudulent insurance claim has now reached £12,000 as the the body praises the efforts made by insurers’ fraud investigation teams throughout the pandemic.
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Profits slip but income is steady and operating profit almost doubles as report flags the business’s £50m Abacai launch and acquisition of broker Dayinsure.
Bruce succeeds Anthony Gruppo who is set to retire in early 2022.
Becky Morris tells Insurance Age all about BQI Group, her transition to MD, and the company’s plans for growth
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The competition watchdog says it is considering whether the transaction could result in a lessening of competition in the UK.
The specialist motor provider says the move aims to support European HGV drivers coming to the UK to help fill the current HGV driver shortage and that brokers will be able to access the widened cover for their clients via ERS eTrade.
The buy takes Pen Underwriting’s GWP up to £700m.
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The acquisition of Leeds-based Schofield Insurance Brokers marks the Ardonagh-owned firm's fourth deal this year.
The two products, Tysers Freelancers and Tysers Elite, are designed to better reflect the new live events landscape and provide cover for clients who work in the entertainment industry.
Trade body says the scheme will allow brokers, on an introducer basis, to provide protection cover including mortgage, family, income and critical illness, along with key person, shareholder, business loan, relevant life protection, group life, group…
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Deal brings 50 staff and £60m in GWP to the Gallagher-owned MGA.