Cullum Capital Ventures (CCV) ..

Cullum Capital Ventures (CCV) has taken an investment stake in the general insurance business of Norwich-based broker Smith and Pinching. The business, which has a gross written premium of £13m, has a sizeable household scheme portfolio and a significant book of commercial and personal lines business, which represents about one third of Smith and Pinching Group's portfolio. As this is a minority stake, there will be no change of control. All staff will be retained in the current premises, wi