Everybody knows that insurance and IT are never going to be a match made in heaven.

Lloyd's is too busy with its love affair with slips of paper to commit to IT, and it seems that small brokers also have 'relationship' issues with modern day trading.

As Steve White, Biba's compliance guru, pointed out to Backchat: "It is probably cheaper to get rid of your wife than install a new software system."

High maintenance then?