The online trading platform has been developed with Acturis.
The trade association is looking to use an independent third party IT expert to assess how the major software houses would cope following a disaster.
As technology evolves and with the threat of disruptors entering the insurance space, Sam Barrett explores what advances in e-trading brokers can expect to see over the next decade
Technology has made life easier and cheaper for brokers but, as recent news has highlighted, there can be a downside to the digital revolution, reports Sam Barrett
Cloud-based solution to provide UK brokers with end-to-end online platform.
Konsileo's Mel Palmer explains why certain channels can enhance the broker proposition.
Brokers have a vital role to play in spreading the word about the importance of cyber cover for businesses of all sizes, explains Steve Williams
IT expert Ian Singer of PKF Littlejohn discusses how brokers can move on from SSP crisis and protect themselves in future.
The credit card, mobile phone, legal and identity insurer said it would develop its own IT platform.
Brokers complain they cannot access documents and of slow systems following SSP’s assertion that 90% of those affected by the outage were back online.
An SSP spokesperson acknowledges reports of a further outage this morning impacting some customers.
Brokers still unsure when they will be able to work and reports suggest SSP has suffered a further glitch.
Software house said it was disappointed by the outage, restored service within two hours and has increased the number of back-up generators.
Matt Poll, founder and CEO of Neos, talks us through his work in the Insurtech space and why insurance needs to catch up.
Software house said it was focusing on completing the unpacking of data as quickly as possible.
Software house admits that FCA has asked for a list of brokers affected by outage but offers firms the chance to be removed from the list.
Software house warns data recovery will take some time and services unlikely to be restored today (2 September).
The Motor Insurance Bureau has promised to work with insurers and brokers to support police in their roadside enquiries.
Bollington advises that insurers are recognising the need to be practical and hold cover for brokers as SSP systems remain down.
Power outage causes problems for SSP brokers.
Earlier this month Oxbow Partners produced an interesting infographic on where Insurtech startups are concentrating their energies.
Insurer to work with Silicon Valley-based Plug and Play in order to foster insurance innovation.
Reid French hints at further deals to come after the technology firm buys Relay Software.
Konsileo founder John Warburton explains why he believes tech hasn’t helped brokers for at least 15 years and outlines his hopes for change.