Online insurance broker Insure.com has registered 278 new intermediaries since the British Insurance Brokers' Association (Biba) conference, bringing its total to 1,200 – about 25% of the high street intermediary market.

The gross written premium for registered intermediaries ranges from £0.5m through to large intermediary groups that control in excess of £100m accounts.

Chris Newman, Insure.com's business development manager, said: “Orders for Insure.office have increased rapidly and we are in discussions with a large number of organisations.

“I believe we now hold a leading position within the market and have overtaken our main competition.”

Supplied free to Insure.com-registered intermediaries, Insure.office provides access for intermediaries to comparative quotations from participating insurers.

Insure.com was set up in 1999 and provides a range of business-to-business systems for insurers and intermediaries.