GWP in the UK and Ireland business grew by 7.6% while its COR worsened to 92.5%, as broking division saw modest profit rise.
Local decision making is being eroded as a result of the hard market, viewers of the first panel session of Broker Exchange heard.
The pandemic has changed the way business is conducted across the globe, and with a hardening market and uncertainty caused by Brexit, Insurance Age looks at the outlook for brokers
WRS specialises in the social welfare sector and provides cover for charities, churches and care and community groups.
Broker Extra 2020: Brokers have faced significant challenges yet also gained some business benefits resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic. In a Broker Extra 2020 live-streamed session, an expert panel of brokers talked about their experiences.
Insurance Age found that brokers are disappointed by the timing of the 3% rise, as well as anticipating an impact on the bottom line.
Insurance Age finds out how Suzy Middleton, deputy CEO of SEIB Insurance Brokers, has adapted to changes in working practices amid the Covid-19 outbreak.
Brokers say they are sharing experiences with each other to "protect the broking profession" as they explore new ways of working from home and reveal their favourite platforms to stay connected.
Our expert panel discusses how brokers and software houses can work together to deliver a smoother journey for customers and what role data will play in future
The deal takes the number of Greenwood Moreland offices to three.
Brokers look at fixed pricing as research shows vulnerable customers affected more by loyalty penalty
Find out who is in the running to win a trophy at The Brewery on 13 September.
The insurer is separating its life and general insurance businesses, as well as targeting 1,800 redundancies.
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Book was sold to build on existing foundations and to deliver a higher level of expertise.
Broker added £250,000 of GWP to portfolio.
Firm delivered rising revenue and profits in 2017.
Firm saw commission income rise in all areas.
Brokers from Bollington, SEIB and Magnet Insurance debate how the market is set to develop in 2018.
The free to attend event for brokers, offers expertise about the growing schemes market and takes place in Manchester.
The commercial director of SEIB Insurance Brokers tells all about the intricacies of broking for the equestrian community and confesses that she’s never ridden a horse herself.
It has been a week of finance related stories with two high profile acquisitions and three sets of company accounts making up the top five.
Commercial director Suzy Middleton says being niche gives broker market advantage.
There are opportunites for brokers in schemes if new ideas are backed up by knowledge in the sector, writes Rachel Gordon. Three case studies compiled by Siân Barton also detail how to succeed with new, mid-age and veteran schemes