Once upon a time you could not keep Cobra out of the news. Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift reflects on how the business regrouped almost by stealth to become the latest important part of the PIB growth story.
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Anthony Gruppo is moving across from Marsh in the US and takes on the position in May following Phil Barton's "inevitable" but sudden departure.
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Barton leaves with immediate effect and will be replaced by Anthony Gruppo.
The businesses emphasised that the talks were in a preliminary stage.
Paul Emery is heading up the private client division at the Marsh-owned broker.
Ida Axling hosts the first show of 2019.
Shuker’s A-Plan has taken on the personal lines business for Jelf and Barton explains that moving the business to call-centre focused broker would have been a “retrograde step”.
Business from 26 Jelf branches has been moved to A-Plan with 59 Jelf staff redeployed to other roles within the Marsh-owned broker and 19 people joining A-Plan.
In the main, the news of Amanda Blanc's move from Axa to Zurich dominated the headlines in April. Brokers were also particularly interested in the FCA's warning round renewal transparency, Towergate's financial results for 2017 and Jelf, which made its…
Business also promotes Susan Adcock to chief operating officer.
Experts question the value of the deal.
Emmanuel Kenning and Jonathan Swift share their views on the most clicked on articles by brokers.
Company results also showed £5.6m of deferred costs payable if performance criteria are met.
The broker will work with Shawbrook Bank in order help support its network members with M&A aims.
As the UK insurance sector descends on Manchester for the 2018 British Insurance Brokers' Association Conference, Jonathan Swift predicts some of the key talking points on the floor and in the bars around the venue.
Our York brokers share their views on the best thing about the insurance landscape in the city and describe the biggest broking chellenges.
Brokers tell all about the competitive market in the city and how the floods affected the insurance market.
Siân Barton and Ida Axling take a quick flight over this week's most popular articles.
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CEO says Jelf was previously underrepresented in Scotland and opens up on the potential for future deals.
First deal for Jelf since it was bought by Marsh in 2015.
Future industry in a historic city: York is building a vibrant new economy and, as brokers in the region tell Insurance Age, the outlook is bright