Lord Hunt to lead review

Lord Hunt of Wirral, a partner at law firm Beachcroft, is to lead an independent review of the Financial Ombudsman Service. .

Ecclesiastical risk service

Ecclesiastical to launch a company offering customers an independent risk management service. The company, Ecclesiastical Risk Services, is planned for launch next January.

St Paul marine package

St Paul Travelers launched a combined commercial and marine package policy for the marine leisure industries. Eligible trades include boat builders and repairers, yacht clubs, boat yards, chandlers and equipment makers.

RI3K message service

RI3K completed its new message service for the insurance and reinsurance industry. The service can exchange placement, accounting and settlement data between brokers and carriers.

D&G accepts Advent offer

Domestic & General accepted a £523.9m cash offer from private equity firm Advent Internatio