Deal gives insurer access to broker’s online customer base

LV= Broker has joined Swinton’s online home insurance panel.

The deal will give LV= access to Swinton’s existing customers plus the 114,000 policies that are sold through Swinton’s online home panel each year.

The online home insurance product provides buildings cover up to £500,000 and contents cover up to £50,000.

Swinton insurer relations head Steve Murphy said: “LV= Broker has a strong reputation for customer service and claims handling and will be an excellent addition to our home panel.”

LV= Broker personal lines director Michael Lawrence added: “We have big plans to grow our home book this year and joining Swinton’s online panel is an important milestone for us.”