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Revealed: Claims Excellence Awards 2022 – winners and reaction

2022-05-27T08:05:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Amid the glitz and glamour of a Kensington-based ceremony, some firms took home multiple awards - was it you?

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Brokers are ‘safe haven’ for M&A capital

2022-05-20T11:54:00+01:00By Katie Scott

Amid record amounts of M&A, independent brokers can showcase their status to build customers, while consolidation potentially makes room for broking startups – if they can pass regulatory muster

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Top insurance ethnic minority future leaders and role models revealed

2022-05-19T16:32:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Ethnic minority leaders and role models from Clear Insurance, Allianz, Aviva and Aon have featured on the 2022 Empower ethnic minority lists

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The Ardonagh Group posts 29% adjusted ebitda growth for Q1 2022

2022-05-19T16:01:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The broker also reported a 44% increase in total income for 2022’s first quarter

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PIB buys Spanish specialist broker

2022-05-17T17:25:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The purchase represents a continuation of the firm’s strategy to turn towards European M&A

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Yonatan Hatzor: The parametric MGA focused ‘on a big problem and not a solution’

2022-05-19T12:28:00+01:00By Saxon East

Fresh from success at Lloyd’s Lab, the MGA has ambitions to provide ‘a more holistic solution to cover any type of downtime’, says chief executive

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Gove welcomes FCA findings on buildings insurance market

2022-05-23T08:35:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The secretary of state is also ‘keen to review’ the insurance industry’s role in contributing to ‘high premiums’ for leaseholders

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Top Premier League clubs to pursue BI claim against major insurers

2022-05-18T17:54:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

A ruling in this case could represent a ‘new test case’ for business interruption claims

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Regulation becoming ‘almost inevitable’ as cyber threats increase

2022-05-18T13:38:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The cyber threat environment is ’incredibly volatile’, adds chief executive

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PIB buys Spanish specialist broker

2022-05-17T17:25:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The purchase represents a continuation of the firm’s strategy to turn towards European M&A

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Revealed: Claims Excellence Awards 2022 – winners and reaction

2022-05-27T08:05:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Amid the glitz and glamour of a Kensington-based ceremony, some firms took home multiple awards - was it you?

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Bogus home insurance claims grew by 45% in 2021 – Aviva

2022-05-24T14:08:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

Whiplash and ghost broking fraud continued last year, according to the insurer’s figures

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HDI reveals leadership restructure

2022-05-24T11:40:00+01:00By Isobel Rafferty

A new top boss for the revamped branch has been selected as part of the move

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Lloyd’s of London names its official investment platform operator

2022-05-23T13:13:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

The platform allows different capital providers in the Lloyd’s market to co-invest in tailored funds

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Urban Jungle raises £16.5m in latest series A funding round

2022-05-24T15:24:00+01:00By Katie Scott

The insurtech plans to enter new markets following the funding boost, as well as create 100 new jobs

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Anti-fraud focused OIC portal amendments are vital for the future

2022-05-23T08:29:00+01:00By Yiannis Kotoulas

The current portal’s set up is a ‘fraudsters’ paradise’, says Carpenters Group director

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Aviva enters negotiations with MGA

2022-05-20T14:57:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

The proposed acquisition would support Aviva’s ambition to become the market leader in HNW personal lines

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Insurtech Marshmallow launches van proposition widening core market proposition

2022-05-20T10:37:00+01:00By Clare Ruel

The new offering widens the insurtech’s core offering and represents another aspect of its continued growth