Broker refuses to sell rent guarantee cover amid the coronavirus crisis as it forces landlords to evict tenants in order to kick in.
Polaris celebrated 25 years last year and also had a MD change with Vivek Banga taking the top spot. Banga catches up with Jonathan Swift about the future of e-trade and the role brokers can play.
Reid chats to Insurance Age about his return to the market, being approached by private equity houses and why there are lots of opportunities for smaller brokers in the current market.
Exclusive: The former Bluefin and Gallagher boss says he is taking on a number of new roles, with the rest to be revealed in the near future.
Updated: The largest brokers in the UK revealed measures in place to protect staff and customers from coronavirus.
The Gallagher-owned MGA has developed a manager role to focus on the Midlands and North.
Product will be sold exclusively through Acturis, following CPP’s launch on the platform in October 2019.
News editor Ida Axling and editor Siân Barton look over the top stories for the week.
Move follows Gallagher’s UK specialty management reshuffle which also saw Tom Downey take over the Pen CEO role from Jonathan Turner.
Jonathan Turner moves from Pen to take on UK specialty CEO post as broker creates new head of business development role taken up by John Thompson.
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Profit for the broking segment grew by 25%.
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Consolidator says the move follows a significant expansion of its regional branch network as a result of various acquisitions, including Stackhouse Poland.
Gallagher's UK boss Simon Matson addressed last year's "unfortunate" Gallagher v Ardonagh court case for the first time as he discussed the broker's full acquisition of Capsicum Re alongside CEO Rupert Swallow.
Business was founded in 2013 by Grahame Chilton and Rupert Swallow through a strategic partnership with Gallagher.
This year's top stories featured MS Amlin, Tokio Marine Kiln, Marsh Commercial, Ardonagh, Gallagher and Amanda Blanc.
Readers were most interested by the decision of MS Amlin to exit nine lines of business following a strategy review.
The CEO of UK retail at Gallagher tells Insurance Age his highlights of 2019.
The arrival of Autumn brought a turbulent month for the industry, with several big name departures and arrivals.
CEO James Twining says the broker is "currently not in a sales process" following speculation it had been in talks with Gallagher.
The first month of Spring was dominated by the staff poaching case between Ardonagh and Gallagher.
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The reinsurance broker was founded in 2013 by Grahame Chilton and Rupert Swallow.