Insurance Age - Insurance Age June 2015

Market moves: Advantage insurers

If Market moves were a tennis match, then May’s edition definitely went to brokers but the insurers have bounced back to claim this month’s set. …

Communication is key

Winning customers’ trust and meeting their expectations goes much further than getting levels of commission right, explains Amanda Blanc

Save the broker

James Sharp wades into the conflict of interest debate and recalls an adventurous dining experience that reminded him of the increasingly endangered insurance broker

Broking success: Professional reputation

Chairman Robin Lucas explains how Lucas Fettes & Partners is growing due to referrals and its reputation, but warns that developments such as the advent of driverless cars could see the demise of unprepared smaller brokers

Premium opportunity

James Waddell and Francesca Messina look at what has been driving the increase in private equity’s appetite for deals in the insurance broker market

Regional review: Sent to Coventry

Coventry may not be on many people’s radar when it comes to booming business and growing industry, but with investment in building and infrastructure, the arrival of Wasps rugby club and two up and coming universities in the city, the future is bright

Products round-up: There’s no place like home

There has been a clear shift of focus from motor to home insurance in terms of products over the past few weeks, with many insurers launching home related policies. Modus has come up with one for bespoke non-standard risks and Axa has decided to go for…