The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) is petitioning the House of Lords for leave to appeal the recent judgment by the Court of Appeal in the case of Geo …
Geologistics appealThe Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) is petitioning the House of Lords for leave to appeal the recent judgment by the Court of Appeal in the case of Geologistics, an Independent Insurance policyholder.
New Argent centreLiability adjuster Argent has completed its national office network with a new centre in Leicester. It is the company's eighth office and will be run by Paul Dulwich who joins Argent from Crawford.
Lloyd's recruitsFive appointments have been made to the Council of Lloyd's including Bronek Masojada, Hiscox chief executive, and Christine Dandridge, executive director of Atrium Underwriters.
Womens' motor riseYoung women drivers could be priced out of the motor insurance market if a draft EU Directive on gender discrimination becomes law, according to the Comité Européen des Assurances. The group has spoken out against the EU initiative that would outlaw the use of gender as an insurance ratings determiner.
New forensics manBegbies Traynor, the TAG and Life Repair Group liquidator, has appointed David Lawler to its London forensic accounting unit.
FirstAssist dealFirstAssist has signed a contract to provide travel insurance, assistance and claims handling for Barclays Premier Card.
Primary acquisitionHealth for Industry, Primary Group's healthcare benefits consultancy, has announced the acquisition of Working Partners, which controls an annual premium income of £25m.
Igloo launchActuary EMB has launched financial modelling software Igloo Professional. Igloo Professional is the successor to Igloo, which was launched in 2000.