In the September edition of What The Papers Say, David Worsfold joins reporter Caitlin Morrison to discuss the implications for brokers of the proposed takeover of Groupama in the UK by Ageas.
Willis has confirmed that 12 new members have joined its networks taking its tally for the year to 22.
JM Glendinning has confirmed the appointment of Nick Houghton as managing director.
Towergate Insurance has confirmed the departure of Nick Houghton, former managing director of Broker Network and Countrywide, as revealed by Insurance Age on Friday.
Insurance Age understands that Nick Houghton has resigned from the role of managing director at Broker Network.
Cobra Network has confirmed the departure of Ray Heap, previously strategic account manager.
Recent departures from Cobra Network are giving competitors a chance to pick up more business, senior market figures have said.
The divisional breakdown of Towergate’s half-year figures has revealed that income and earnings for its network division have fallen again.
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Aviva and Willis Networks have both rubbished rumours that the two companies are to end their relationship.
1 Answer Network has increased its membership to 83 brokers.
TEn Insurance has launched a new exclusive scheme for The Radio Society of Great Britain through network member South West Broking.
Roughly a year ago we conducted a network spotlight series where we interviewed the heads of all the main general insurance broking networks and each and every one predicted consolidation in the sector within a year.
Specialist personal injury law firm New Law has confirmed that NL24, a new network for brokers, will be launched operationally in mid-July.
Broker Network members are no longer able to place business with Aviva through the network following a break down in the relationship with the provider.
Former Davis Group CEO, Leigh Smart, has established a new brokerage based in Newmarket and London.
The managing director of 1 Answer Network has claimed a new system that has been implemented will revolutionise the way SME business is traded.
The deadline for potential bidders for the Cobra Group has been extended until the end of May.
Cobra Holdings’ sale could create lucrative opportunities for rival networks
Towergate has reported a £75.5m loss before tax for 2011, compared to a loss of £14.2m in 2010.
Personal lines network 1 Answer has moved to further bolster its fledgling commercial lines offering with a new appointment.
TEn Insurance has added Clyde Brokers as a new member in Scotland bringing its membership north of the border to seven.
Willis Networks has revealed its exclusive partnership arrangement with Simply Business to provide members with a new comparative electronic portal for SME business.