Broker forum hot topics - www.insuranceage.com

There was a mix of serious discussion, sage advice and a healthy dose of banter on the Insurance Age Broker Forum last month. To begin with, a first-time poster was looking for advice on establishing himself as an independent broker. First and foremost, he was looking for relevant regulatory advice, such as what the Financial Services Authority (FSA) would want before considering him for approval. One poster was quick off the mark to share his experiences of establishing a start-up, and pointed