Heartland award

The Heartland Group was awarded Chartered Insurance Broker status by the CII. Chartered status is only awarded to firms which meet rigorous criteria relating to professionalism and capability. To date, fewer than 50 firms out of the 14,000-plus brokers regulated by the FSA have achieved chartered status.

RSA picks SmithGreenfield

RSA has appointed high net worth specialist SmithGreenfield as its preferred wholesale broker of Primechoice and Preferred Choice, the insurer’s two flagship products for the high and mid net worth markets.

Binning returns to GAB

Loss adjuster GAB Robins has appointed Robert Binning as director of its major and complex loss service line in the UK.