Insurers have been keen to target property owners in the past month, offering up two new additions to brokers’ repertoires.
Liberty Mutual Insurance (LMI) has launched a free online risk management facility for its policyholders.
Banks and building societies will have to check whether customers are eligible to claim on insurance cover before selling them a packaged bank account under new rules published by the Financial Services Authority (FSA).
Building and Land Guarantee (BLG) has launched Solar Shield, a new warranty designed to cover companies installing solar panels on their roofs.
Prime Professions has teamed up with Axis Speciality to offer private indemnity (PI) insurance to sole practitioners and small firms.
Macmillan Sheikh has launched a scheme for unoccupied commercial and residential properties designed to offer cover to premises which are for sale, to let, undergoing renovation or in probate.
RSA has been appointed to provide pet, wedding and event and home insurance for John Lewis Insurance.
Bollington has confirmed that it is targeting business in the life sciences sector specifically aimed at the medical devices area with a twelve-strong team.
Synergy Insurance Services has expanded its product range having secured new capacity providers.
Commercial Express has rolled out its commercial combined facility to all brokers as it seeks to boost its policy offering for more complex risks.
LV Broker has been appointed to the schemes motor panel of Equity Insurance Partnerships (EIP), the UK affinity business of Insurance Australia Group.
JLT has teamed with AmTrust Europe to launch a sole practitioners professional indemnity (PI) insurance service to boost choice and flexibility.
NIG has launched its SME-focused Essential Property Owners (EPO) product to the wider broker market.
AFL Risk Consulting has launched a cyber risk assessment service to boost brokers' and their clients' awareness of potential online and IT exposures.
Research from the British Insurance Brokers’ Association (Biba) has revealed that ‘black box’ motor insurance sales have increased five-fold in the last two years.
Beazley has partnered with Logica to launch a new form of cyber-security insurance.
e-Underwriting, the new division of OIM Underwriting, has launched a property owners’ insurance product on the Acturis platform.
Ace Group has entered into a deal to provide travel insurance under the RAC brand in the UK.
Yutree Underwriting has partnered with ProSight Specialty Insurance to provide its employers’, public and products liability and contractors’ all risks policies in the SME market.
Assurant Intermediary has launched a new legal expenses policy.
Equity Red Star has launched SME Protect, a mini fleet product targeting family run businesses and small enterprises operating fleets with two to ten cars or commercial vehicles.
Aurum Underwriting which writes high net worth (HNW) and specialist vehicle cover through intermediaries has begun trading with brokers ahead of a full UK roll-out later this year.
LFC Insurance Group has announced a new exclusive professional indemnity (PI) facility with Axa.
TEn Insurance has launched a new exclusive scheme for The Radio Society of Great Britain through network member South West Broking.