Direct Line Group reported that its commercial division, including NIG, delivered an increased operating profit of £43.6m.
Following its takeover by Intact, RSA's UK, Ireland, Europe and Middle East operations also reports gross written premiums of £2.3bn.
Acquisition provides further entry into Ireland and expands specialty expertise for the US headquartered business.
The Kidderminster-headquartered broker's specialisms include construction, motor trade, high net worth and unoccupied property and the deal brings 19 staff to Aston Lark.
Provider also records rise in GWP and an improved COR of 93.1%.
Experts note Bronek Masojada, who is stepping down as Hiscox group CEO later this year, has built a business focused on quality, but some want to see a stronger broker focus as they say successor Aki Hussain's challenge will be to "win back the trust" of…
The provider joins Let Alliance and HomeLet as part of the business’s rental proposition.
Three Sixty is based in Bolton and is a specialist private client broker.
James Burgess, of trade credit specialist Atradius, explains how the sector has had to evolve to help clients throughout the Covid-19 crisis.
The consolidator now places circa £900m in gross written premium and employs over 1,500 people in over 50 offices across the UK and Ireland.
Brokers, insurers and industry experts discuss the main obstacles in attracting young talent and what the industry can do to solve its image problem.
The broker announced its commitment to reduce its plastic consumption, and offset the rest, aiming to curb the impact its business has on the environment.
Lloyd's reveals steps towards achieving net-zero across the industry after having been accused of 'shameless greenwashing' in a recent paint attack.
CEO Robert Organ highlighted how recent buy, PI specialist Insure Risk, was a good fit for the business and chats through its move to join Jensten.
Rory Best is set to take on a corporate leadership role in the global broking business.
The move follows Tasker becoming part of the Jensten Group earlier this year.
The activist group said it threw green paint over the Lloyd’s building to highlight “shameless greenwashing”.
The MGA says its improved cover will allow the company to support more complex risks.
Newly appointed CEO, Liz Latter, tells Insurance Age about the company's new personal lines offering and how MGAs and brokers can work together to support customers.
Results for H1 show GWP drop as motor specialist prioritises profitability over volume, joins Saga panel and flags creation of temporary insurance product in H2.
Brokers say senior exits at the provider lead to “some concern but also some opportunity” as the insurer is slammed for focusing on larger corporate consolidator relationships in recent months.
Gallagher had been set to buy £3.6bn of WTW assets including Willis Re as part of Aon/WTW divestment plans ahead of their proposed combination.
The Dublin-headquartered business will operate alongside Ardonagh Global Partners with plans to expand across Europe.
Provider reports a COR of 94% as GWP rises by 22%.