RSA reveals new trading strategy

Royal & SunAlliance (RSA) is planning to create four new trading units focused on the retail, leisure, manufacturing and public services sectors during 2008.

The insurer will also be rolling out at a local level with the creation of regional trading floors, which it said would allow brokers easy access to underwriters in Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Croydon and London.

Jon Woodman, trading director of broker at RSA, said: "Next year will mark an important stage in RSA's future, as we