Groupama has an eggs-tra special treat in store for its brokers this Easter week.

The Anglo-French insurer has distributed more than 1,000 chocolate Easter eggs as a thank you for its intermediaries' support.

"The Easter eggs are a small token of our appreciation for the loyalty our brokers have shown us during the year," said Maggie Litster, associate director of Groupama commercial insurances.

It is not the first time the insurer has demonstrated eggstra-ordinary generosity. Earlier this year, it provided staff cover to one broker whose workforce had been struck down by 'flu.