Avid's Mike Patchett, considers how the insurance space can respond following a harrowing year for the hospitality and leisure sectors.
Overall premiums remain flat after the provider continues to shrink its personal lines business, as Aviva also revises its expected impact from Covid-19 related claims to around £100m.
The business struck a number of deals, with more in the pipeline, which have taken the broker to half a billion of gross written premium.
Close Brothers Premium Finance MD, Paul Trail, looks how best the finance sector can support brokers as the market gets tougher.
The broker has bought Lloyd’s coverholder Safeonline.
Harbour Underwriting launches After the Event (ATE) commercial dispute insurance to the broker space.
Close Brothers MD, Paul Trail, considers the changing market conditions.
PE firm to support organic growth and acquisition plans as JMG aims to grow four-fold in five years, with former Stackhouse Poland boss Tim Johnson joining board as Jeremy Cary becomes an adviser.
The cover has been developed for the UK regional market.
With an eye on the new fleet technology that businesses will be using or considering in the future to help manage risk and driving efficiencies, Steve Green asks what will the commercial motor insurance market have to come to terms with?
Newall exits after 25 years with the broker which was sold to Ethos in 2018.
Judges pledge to work quickly but there is no certainty on when policyholders and insurers will get a decision on the business interruption appeal as hearing concludes.
The business says it has a "robust forward-looking pipeline" after making five deals in Q3 2020.
MD Peter Goddard tells Insurance Age about the firm's mission to keep broking "at the heart of the community" and discusses its recent purchase of Townsends Insurance Brokers.
The Superme Court hearing of the business interruption test case continued for the third day as lawyers compared coronavirus to the Great Storm of 1987.
The move means the insurer has raised $2.7bn in the past 18 months.
Insurers and the regulator set out their starkly differing views on the use of trends clauses on day two of the ongoing business interruption test case hearing at the Supreme Court.
RSA board says it will recommend the £7.2bn deal to shareholders as Intact and Tryg take next step to buy and split the insurer.
Risk Alliance in Bingley and Belfast-based Risk Alliance International bring a combined GWP of £12m to Aston Lark.
The Supreme Court heard arguments from lawyers representing QBE, Argenta and MS Amlin on 16 November as insurers began their appeal of the September judgment handed down in the FCA’s business interruption test case.
The provider said Q3 numbers were “healthy” and reflected lower claims frequency and strong prior year releases.
If a firm offer is made Intact will buy RSA's Canadian and UK & International operations.
Provider says new platform had been built in collaboration with brokers and designed to simplify the claim reporting process.
Offering was designed exclusively for fleets and single vessels operating throughout inland and coastal waters of the UK and Western Europe.