Body says higher taxation should provide a safety net to enable the country to avoid suffering.
Mark Richardson examines Intact's track record when it comes to integrating acquisitions and its approach to working with brokers.
Overall premiums remain flat after the provider continues to shrink its personal lines business, as Aviva also revises its expected impact from Covid-19 related claims to around £100m.
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The broker has teamed up with Spring Partners as the platform buys Neon Sapphire Underwriting.
GoCo has been bought four years after its Esure de-merger.
Our essential week-long event has been created for brokers to dip in-and-out of and features a TV-style show, top speakers, panel discussions and opportunities for networking.
The cover has been developed for the UK regional market.
Judges pledge to work quickly but there is no certainty on when policyholders and insurers will get a decision on the business interruption appeal as hearing concludes.
Insurance Age meets the Close Brothers Premium Finance MD.
The action group put forward its arguments on the last day of the Supreme Court BI test case hearing.
The watchdog says the comparison website breached competition law by using clauses prohibiting home insurers to offer lower prices on other aggregator sites, resulting in higher premiums.
The Superme Court hearing of the business interruption test case continued for the third day as lawyers compared coronavirus to the Great Storm of 1987.
The move means the insurer has raised $2.7bn in the past 18 months.
Biba’s Steve White considers the impact of recent headlines that don’t reflect the real truth about insurance.
Insurers and the regulator set out their starkly differing views on the use of trends clauses on day two of the ongoing business interruption test case hearing at the Supreme Court.
Takeover, which valued the business at £1.66bn, sees Hastings delist from the London Stock Exchange.
RSA board says it will recommend the £7.2bn deal to shareholders as Intact and Tryg take next step to buy and split the insurer.
The Supreme Court heard arguments from lawyers representing QBE, Argenta and MS Amlin on 16 November as insurers began their appeal of the September judgment handed down in the FCA’s business interruption test case.
The market says underwriting room is "here to stay" as the Daily Mail reports that a consultation next year could see the room scaled back.
The provider said Q3 numbers were “healthy” and reflected lower claims frequency and strong prior year releases.
If a firm offer is made Intact will buy RSA's Canadian and UK & International operations.
Provider says new platform had been built in collaboration with brokers and designed to simplify the claim reporting process.
Offering was designed exclusively for fleets and single vessels operating throughout inland and coastal waters of the UK and Western Europe.