Sainty joins the International and Wholesale Brokers’ Advisory Board, which provides advice and counsel on matters affecting international and wholesale market brokers and acts as a sounding board to the main Biba board.
Private equity is driving an M&A boom in UK broking but often we don't know who is behind it. Insurance Age gets to know the key figures.
The move follows staff at the motor broker being put under consultation last week.
The broker, now known as Somerset Bridge, still faces a fine of £60,000 and the Leave organisation, which campaigned for Brexit, faces a £45,000 fine.
Regulator says Supreme Court decision gives insurers the clarity they need to conclude their claims processes with most of their BI customers but a few issues still remain as parties make written submissions to the Supreme Court.
Resilium, a network with 150 ARs across Australia, has joined the consolidator.
The offering is aimed at smaller brokers struggling to cope with the Covid-19 lockdown and sees Gauntlet taking over responsibility for IT, compliance and client money handling.
The products are designed to protect producers against the risks that can cause films, TV and other forms of programming to be called off or delayed.
Simply Business has partnered with insurtech MGA Equipsme to allow its customers to directly purchase health insurance plans online for the first time.
Managing director Richard Willis tells Ida Axling about the broker’s acquisition and growth plans and reveals the thinking behind launching a new MGA offering.
Move follows Gallagher's purchase of Bollington earlier this year and will see Patterson lead the broker's offices in Liverpool, Manchester, Sale and Chester.
The “soft target” tax is under threat amid economic uncertainty but the sector is still arguing for a cut or a freeze.
All 280 staff are under consultation as the business looks to reorganise following a series of losses and a "tough" pandemic.
Combined operating ratio for the UK business deteriorated to 97.8%, but GWP was up by 11%.
The software house said the addition extends mobile working capabilities for its customers.
MGA says cover will be triggered automatically in the event of a new lockdown of any duration, without the need for the broker to request it.
The former interim CEO is set to join the consultancy in April.
New offering, which is distributed via brokers, will see Inperio offer reduced premiums for firms using Thirdfort's digital ID platform, with the aim to cut the risk of identity fraud.
Robertson joins from Axa XL as group deputy CEO and will become group CEO after a transition period, taking over from Michael Watson who will continue as chairman.
The latest personnel changes in the insurance space.
The provider is offering a job swap or placement to participants in the programme.
RSA shareholders voted to approve the deal last month.
The Channel Partnership was founded in 1992 and is SRG's third deal this year.
The dispute centres around accusations of misconduct, data breaches and misuse of the MyLicence platform at Fresh, which was bought by Kingfisher in 2018.