Agreement sees the insurer provide capacity for Victor's products across agriculture and the third sector over the next five years.
Insurance Covid-Cast episode 12: Newsmaker special with Partners& CEO Phil Barton and chair Stuart Reid
In the latest Insurance Post and Insurance Age video cast brought to you while our journalists are working from home, we present the latest in a series of newsmaker specials focusing on the people behind the lockdown headlines.
Insurance Covid-Cast episode seven: Empathetic, sympathetic and offering strategic guidance – how brokers are managing clients in lockdown
In the latest episode of Insurance Post and Insurance Age’s new series of video casts brought to you while our journalists are in isolation lockdown we discuss how brokers maintain their ‘trusted adviser’ status during these difficult time.
After Aon stated that 70% of its staff are expected to take reductions in salary as the business tackles the economic impact of the coronavirus, other UK brokers reveal a mixed approach to the situation.
Blog: When is a consolidator, not a consolidator? The question Barton, Jelf and Reid’s Partners& hopes to answer
This week saw the launch of new broking business Partners&, bringing together a quintet of players to form a business which is positioning itself as distinctly anti-consolidator. Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift looks at what this means; and…
As the first working week of self-isolation comes to a close for many, Insurance Age content director Jonathan Swift looks at the stance brokers are taking in terms shutting up shop or keeping their branches open.
Court documents reveal Jelf believes its losses total over £1.2m.
Updated: The largest brokers in the UK revealed measures in place to protect staff and customers from coronavirus.
Deal creates UK broker “unicorns” as Marsh moves to number two on the global broking table.
Business expects to pay around $1.4bn in integration costs.
With Marsh merging its three networks under one banner and consolidation continuing to reduce the pool of potential broker members, Martin Friel investigates what the future holds for networks.
Exclusive: Group CEO Warren Downey, who joined from JLT last year, outlined the firm's M&A plans.
Exclusive: The business transformed from a broker to a network and franchise model last year.
David Hopwood promises the business "won't ignore" members' reasons for joining a particular network.
Financial results also show that revenue grew 10.2% at Marsh in 2019.
Laurence Eastham and Ida Axling discuss the most popular news stories this week, including changes at Marsh Commercial and Hiscox moving 300 staff out of London.
Ida Axling predicts further changes on the networks scene after Marsh Commercial combines its three propositions.
Marsh ProBroker, Bluefin Network and Purple Partnership to become single networks proposition led by David Hopwood as Marsh Commercial seeks to align more closely with Marsh.
Broker’s trade and assets will be integrated as part of Marsh in April or May 2020.
As Brewin is set to retire no replacement has been announced for the network which became part of Marsh following its 2015 Jelf acquisition.
The settlement relates to a team move with 47 staff moving from JLT Specialty to Hyperion.
Seven members of staff have joined the Laceby branch from the recently closed Grimsby office.
James Packer will look after Scottish business that Brunel had placed with its southern offices.
Anthony Gruppo, CEO at Marsh Commercial, discusses the changes that brokers can make to their businesses in 2020.