Move follows the provider's strategic review of its operating model earlier this year and the appointment of Sean McGovern as CEO UK & Lloyd's market.
Survey by the MGAA and Aventus shows fewer than a third provide brokers with customer data for account-based marketing and cross-selling.
The regulator wants the measures, which require firms to consider premium reductions and payment deferrals, to be extended to 31 October.
Clive Buesnel has joined the broker from a head of insurance role at Deloitte.
Jeremy Trott will take over as current claims director David Bonehill retires in October.
Representing RSA, David Turner QC, accused the Hospitality Insurance Group Action of “clear misuse” of the word ‘peril’ on the on the fourth day of the hearing of the Financial Conduct Authority’s Covid-19 business interruption test case.
Insurers dive into the causation debate, slamming the FCA’s approach to the ‘but for’ test as the business interruption case continues in the High Court.
The syndicate-in-a-box is supported by Ascot, Axa XL and McGill and Partners.
The arguments set out by Hiscox in its defence over non-payment of business interruption arising from Covid-19 are too narrow, unrealistic and uncommercial according to Hiscox Action Group.
Provider expects its pandemic-related losses to amount to $170m as it takes underwriting action in its liability lines of business.
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Insurers’ repeated argument that policies were not intended to cover pandemics has been described as “a diversionary tactic” on the third day of the Financial Conduct Authority’s business interruption test case.
The deal is S&G's first after it was formed in March 2020 with the aim to support smaller brokers.
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On the second day of the Financial Conduct Authority’s business interruption test case, the regulator’s lawyers argued there are key issues with the Hurricane Katrina Orient Express judgment insurers are expected to lean on during the case.
The regulatory body must make a decision on whether to refer the merger for further investigation by 16 September this year.
He replaces John Bibby, who has stepped down from the business but remains a shareholder.
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The product is backed by Mapfre and AllClear CEO Chris Rolland confirms it is available for other brokers to sell.
It was confirmed up to 370,000 policyholders may be affected by the test case which aims to decide on the validity of business interruption cover during the coronavirus outbreak.
The SME specialist says existing customers remain covered as it confirms it closed on 17 July.
Welsh broker also reveals turnover increase as CEO Rhys Thomas states the company is "confident" it will emerge from the Covid-19 crisis stronger than before.
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