The insurer saw GWP grow as its retail business reported an uptick in all five of its business units.
Ardonagh's MGA arm buys £8.5m GWP book of business from KGM.
All employees of the Leicester-headquartered broker will remain with the business following completion of PIB’s largest deal to date.
Research from Premium Credit shows over half of SMEs have stopped paying for covers including employers' liability and professional indemnity as well as business interruption.
The market is divided on the challenge of supporting the care sector in the face of Covid-19, says Markel’s Nic Brown.
PIB Group has bought London-based real-estate insurance specialists, Arlington Insurance Services for an undisclosed sum.
An insurance think tank has suggested that insurers would need to collect BI premiums for 150 years to make up for predicted global losses.
Close Brothers Premium Finance MD, Paul Trail, tells Insurance Age why commercial brokers are increasingly interested in offering different payment options to their clients.
Group CEO Peter Blanc says the business has a number of more deals in diligence after seeing an uptick in enquiries as a result of the pandemic.
Marsh Commercial will help firms in the government Film and TV Production Restart Scheme find Covid-19 related insurance.
Seven industry figures have joined the forum which was launched by Peach Pi to collaborate on improving relationships with consumers and within the industry.
Amicus denied accusations of breach of contract and client poaching after DIG filed legal proceedings against the broker and an employee in July.
The insurer is not challenging the judgement on three wordings as the coronavirus business interruption proceedings head to the Supreme Court.
Aubrey Weis, who has also accused Lockton of fraud in a related court case, claims the provider owes over £1.6m in damages following a property claim.
Broker admits former employee forged an email from Axa along with settlement offers for a claim, but claims the business was misled and that these actions did not result in any losses for the customer.
Messrs R F Broadley is based in Masham and specialises in agriculture.
Current boss Ian Parker is set to exit from the provider, which also announces the hire of a new group CFO and its plan to expand into specialist commercial insurance lines.
Standards manager Steve Waller discusses which issues are affecting the broking market at the moment and explains why the organisation wants brokers of all sizes to share their views.
The business saw improvement across all metrics in the year it bought Morrison Insurance Solutions.
Matt Field of Direct Insurance London Market talks to Jonathan Swift about how brokers have responded to to coronavirus.
It will continue to work with existing capacity providers and has also appointed Alan Telford as chief underwriting officer.
Bartlett Group’s joint MDs tell Insurance Age about the history of the family business, plans for the future and what it felt like to win at the 2020 UK Broker Awards.
Matt Pini, of Direct Insurance London Market considers how brokers can respond to changing conditions.
MD Barry Abrams discusses the broker's progress since its launch in September 2019.