Reports suggest Saga is now under pressure from new investor Elliott Advisors.
Blundell, UK general insurance MD, has spent 35 years in the insurance industry and joined Ecclesiastical from Covéa in 2016.
Underlying profit before tax fell 22.6% in retail broking and 53.3% in underwriting.
Insurance Cares: The sector has embraced the Insurance Age/IUAD pledges to help vulnerable customers.
InsurTech Futures: Simon Logan, who has also worked as head of legal at RSA, moves to start-up Inshur following its partnership with Uber.
COR did decline to 98.8% as Lloyd's puts transformation plan in place and vows to tackle sexism at the insurance market.
Azur Niche is aimed at clients who might be considered higher risk than normal, while Unoccupied covers properties that are for sale, undergoing renovation or not permanently lived in.
Report also found that only 14% of consumers use word of mouth when in the process of switching their insurance.
The MSc in Insurance and Sustainable Risk can now be completed from anywhere in the world.
Provider reshuffles management team as Edwards succeeds Mike Cain.
Charles Franks steps down as CEO and moves to assume new responsibilities within Tokio Marine Group.
Gibraltarian insurer went into liquidation at the end of May.
Lloyd’s box added 4,000 new customers to the insurer in its first year of trading.
The Lloyd’s MGA is to cease underwriting new and renewal accident & health and property D&F business amid strategic review as it pledges “orderly transition” for customers and brokers.
The ceremony on 13 September saw Clear Insurance Management crowned insurance broker of the year.
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CEO says move will create efficiencies and does not deny that it may lead to redundancies but explains the aim is to bring clarity to brokers following feedback that RSA's current structure is hard to deal with.
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He reflects on 40 years in insurance ahead of his retirement as the insurer considers future of broker distribution director role.
Deal is subject to regulatory approval and will see Caunce O’Hara staff move over to the insurer.
The merge of CRS and GRS follows provider's decision to reduce its London market and specialty risks portfolios.
Insurance Cares: The Vulnerability Registration Service aims to protect people from financial hardship.
Staveley Head denies the breach of duty and breach of contract accusations alongside claims firm Proximo.
As well as this employment change two of the VP’s colleagues have faced severe internal penalties.