Household market predicted to strengthen

Strong arming the banks

The prediction came as a survey by the business advisory firm identified escape of water, floods and storms as the risks that most concerned home insurers.

Deloitte also said its analysis showed that the household insurance market would reverse its losses in 2010 to make an underwriting profit for 2011.

James Rakow, insurance partner at Deloitte, said: "In 2010 the insurance industry was hit hard by the extremely cold weather that Britain experienced in December that year, and the additional

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.

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: