IGI says VIS deal is key to £100m premium target

IGI Group has stated that it is confident it will be writing over £100m in premium by the end of 2009 by building on its portfolio broker-by-broker and product-by-product.

Following its acquisition by Vatryggingafelag slands hf. (VIS) in January this year, IGI said it was now in a position to attract more brokers to the firm after an injection of capital by its parent group.

Keith Wardell, ceo of IGI Group, speaking in an exclusive interview with Insurance Age, (see page 21) said: "Although we