June

Esure founder and chairman Peter Wood is understood to have delayed any decision to exit the company until the financial markets settle. Insurance Age's sister magazine Post said it believed Mr Wood, who set up the company in 2001 with the support of Halifax Bank of Scotland, had a clause in his contract that would allow him to trigger a flotation or sale of the insurer this year. However, he is thought to have put this on hold due to the global credit crunch.

The Chartered Insurance Institute

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected].

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Insurance Age? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: