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New OIC data reveals only 1% of claims settled

2021-10-22T14:10:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

The insurance industry largely welcomes the new Online Injury Claim portal, but it is still early days as the data reveals that 4,331 claimants are unrepresented

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Michael Sicsic: FCA’s clamp down on price walking means industry needs to ‘get its act together’

2021-10-22T12:15:00+01:00By Isobel Rafferty

Managing director says the complexity and difficulty of the FCA’s pricing rules may push smaller brokers to seek acquisitions from bigger firms

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October 2021 issue

In this month’s edition: Broker admin fees and double charging comes under scrutiny following the FCA’s pricing reform, Insurance DataLab compares the UK and Gibraltar insurance markets, space tourism cover takes off and Aviva’s Gareth Hemming outlines his future plans

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Aston Lark finds ‘forever home’ with Howden

2021-10-13T14:51:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Howden Group boss, David Howden and Aston Lark’s group chief executive, Peter Blanc tell Insurance Times how the combined business aims to become a UK broking powerhouse

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Ben Huckel: Insurtech’s ‘built for change’ IT solution addresses legacy issues

2021-10-15T10:50:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Insurtech aims to take pain and frustration out of IT adoption for the insurance industry

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Ian McCarron: Broker was ‘scared’ yet pandemic provides ‘more positives than negatives’

2021-10-14T12:08:00+01:00By Isobel Rafferty

Despite its annual premium eroding by 65% during the Covid-19-related lockdowns, the business is now ‘on track’ to achieve 30% ahead of budget

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Partnering with startup insurtechs means ‘judging it on value’ and not a book by its cover – Covéa Insurance

2021-10-12T12:20:00+01:00By Isobel Rafferty

Cloud-based microservices technology, compared to traditional monolithic systems, offers flexibility, says chief technology and information officer

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