The deal includes Alpha’s general insurance broker network and broker portal, and CPP says it is set to add more products to the portal within the next quarter.
The scheme is now available for groups and teams competing and training overseas and includes cover for Covid-19.
ABI data shows the average fraudulent insurance claim has now reached £12,000 as the the body praises the efforts made by insurers’ fraud investigation teams throughout the pandemic.
Graham Wright joins from Willis Towers Watson where he is currently a senior director.
Interim results for H1 2021 highlight group loss but directors flag “robust” numbers as the business looks to recover from £57.1m loss in the same period last year.
The deal doubles the size of AllClear’s UK travel proposition.
Deal for Dublin-based Brassington Insurance is consolidator's sixth in the Republic of Ireland this year.
The MGA revealed that the new policy, which includes a Covid-19 cancellation feature, allows brokers to build flexible, customised travel cover for clients.
COR improved to 75.2%, while its lockdown rebate cost the provider £21.1m during the six-month period.
MGA says existing customers are unaffected after insurer URV "temporarily paused new sales".
Jackson Lee Underwriting's Dipesh Patel discusses how Covid-19 has highlighted the importance of using a broker and how brokers can help clients as international travel quotations pick up again.
The broker launched Petsure which is designed to provide cover for cats and dogs regardless of pre-existing medical conditions.
As travel slowly starts to pick up again, Rachel Gordon investigates how specialist travel brokers have coped during the past 16 months of turmoil for this exclusive report.
Rock will continue to be managed as a standalone business under the leadership of MD Antony Martin.
A Covid-19 extension has been added for vaccinated people travelling to certain countries.
Deal includes Tasker Insurance Brokers, Tasker & Partners, and Gresham Underwriting and brings £50m GWP to Jensten.
The trade body previously partnered with DTW Syndicate 1991, which went into run-off at the end of last year, on the scheme.
The new rules that affect travel insurance providers come into force on Monday, 26 April.
Insurance Age meets the team at specialist managing general agent Avid Insurance.
Tigon focuses on travel and Covid-19 cancellation cover as Rock seeks to diversify.
The document has been designed to help brokers comply with regulatory obligations.
The Lloyd's syndicate will stop writing business on 31 December in another loss for the liability market.
Covid-19 played havoc with the travel industry, but once the initial confusion passed, brokers found new ways keep people protected on their travels
Norwegian-based insurtech start-up Cloud Insurance has opened a UK office and is targeting brokers, MGAs and insurers working in niche sectors such pet and health/well-being.