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.
The product is available to UK brokers and aimed at SMEs and the self-employed.
Swiss Re chief economist says the insurance industry is more resilient than expected, while the global economic outlook remains fragile.
Some brokers expect potential deal to re-energise RSA, while others criticise the provider's "poor performance" and predict an uncertain future for its UK operations.
Inflexion’s Peter Shaw tells Insurance Age why the sector is still a safe bet for private equity.
Private equity firm Cinven and Singapore wealth fund GIC have bought the specialist broker for an undisclosed sum.
Our in-depth market analysis explores how brokers have fared over the past 12 months and ranks them according to GWP.
CFC cyber claims manager Ashley Burdon discusses how cyber claims play out in real-time.
Two potential bidders are circling and proposing to split the provider.
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The insurer stated that Canadian Intact Financial Corporation and Nordic insurer Tryg had approached the business.
Marshall Wooldridge, the Yorkshire hub business for Global Risk Partners, has acquired its second broker within a month following a swoop for Rotherham-based RIB Group.
Move comes as owner Michael Rollett retires.
The decision puts 16 people at risk of redundancy from the organisation which launched in January 2019.