Regulator detailed that the clone has set up its own phone number, email address and is using a different address to the real firm but the 'clone' has refuted the warning.
EEA firms passporting into the UK must apply to the temporary permissions regime by 30 October.
Research by Willis Towers Watson and Confused.com also shows continuing fluctuations in average premiums.
Consumer Intelligence CEO Ian Hughes points to opportunities for brokers as the industry deals with the "crack cocaine" of insurance, dual pricing.
Experts say the FCA should also consider value and quality of service, after the regulator hinted at a potential ban on dual pricing in its interim report.
Former head of GI at the FCA, Michael Sicsic, reflects on the regulator’s interim report into dual pricing.
Christopher Woolard outlined the findings of the regulator’s general market study into pricing and pledged to examine industry impact of the recommendations.
The sector has welcomed further consultation on the proposals which include a potential ban on dual pricing.
Regulator publishes interim findings in its general insurance pricing practices market study and states that the home and motor insurance markets are not working well for customers.
Doncaster-headquartered broker also reported a small rise in operating profit.
Insurance Cares: Helen Lord, director of the Vulnerability Registration Service, explains how the new register can benefit brokers and the wider insurance industry.
Regulator says firms do not generally need to prepare now to meet the changes to their UK regulatory requirements connected to Brexit.
Home and motor broker, Yoga, has been set up almost two years after Radford and One Call were fined for client money failings.
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Fast Camel Car Insurance and @carinsurance.lltd are not authorised by the regulator.
Marlene Shiels OBE will succeed Craig Errington as the panel’s chair on 1 October.
Brokers look at fixed pricing as research shows vulnerable customers affected more by loyalty penalty
Fraudsters are using Close Brothers' details to trick people in the UK.
Managing director Roger Gaunt expects the business to double within two years.
The watchdog, which took over regulation of claims management companies in April, says it has found widespread bad practice after reviewing 200 CMC adverts.
Insurance Age takes a look at the recent spate of cloned firms targeting the industry as experts urge brokers to be vigilant.
With ghost broking back in the news, commissioning editor Laurence Eastham asks a panel of five experts what the industry can do to tackle the problem.