Law firm Edwin Coe is advising two groups of businesses who have had their BI claims rejected by Hiscox and RSA.
The sector has united to highlight its disappointment in the insurance industry following the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown.
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The group of companies criticising Hiscox for refusing to pay out BI claims as a result of the coronavirus says it is also in "advanced talks" with a litigation funder to underwrite its entire legal costs as dispute hots up.
CFC's Lucie Dean discusses what brokers can do to help their SME manufacturing clients.
Sector responds to the regulator's Dear CEO letter calling on insurers to pay valid claims quickly.
The product covers 300 different trades and offers flexible commission to brokers.
Regulator tells firms who refuse to pay out to explain why and how they believe it represents a fair outcome for customers.
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Marketplace has issued detailed guidance on premium non-payment, binding authority contracts, administrative requirements, claims resilience, and audits.
Government scheme is supporting small and medium sized businesses, while the Bank of England’s scheme is supporting larger firms.
As the government struggles to contain the spread of coronavirus, Lorega’s Angus Tucker, considers SME policies might respond and calls on brokers to be proactive in reviewing client policies.
The SME-focused insurtech was launched by former Aviva and Brokerbility expert, Jodi Cartwright, in 2019.
Broker buys Hastings-based SME and personal lines specialist Manor Insurance Services as it reveals it has more deals in the pipeline.
Product will be sold exclusively through Acturis, following CPP’s launch on the platform in October 2019.
Qomplx’s WonderCover product offers parametric cyber cover either as a standalone product or as an add-on.
UK CEO, Tulsi Naidu, says provider has seen growth in its broker business as it reports rise in GWP and an improved COR.
Provider partnered with HewardMills to develop the offering.
Group commercial director Gary Humphreys says MGA is in talks with two potential providers after it was asked by backer QIC to find alternative capacity for its commercial SME book.
CEO Paul Moors says Bollington is set to make more deals in 2020, with a focus on niche players or brokers that complement its existing business strategy.
As Spring continued, communications by CEOs to the market drew the most interest from readers, including those from Axa and RSA.