Motor provider ERS has developed its digital offering and is set to add its manually-traded Prestige and Enthusiast products to its e-trade proposition as it seeks to make them more accessible to brokers.
Policy Powerhouse has launched a holiday let buildings and contents insurance product as CEO John Bibby set out the goals of the new digital broker.
SSP users have called on the software house to improve its technology and communication after being hit by another outage yesterday, Insurance Age can reveal.
Insurtech Hug Hub is to rollout an extranet service this summer in a move it said would save commercial brokers up to 75% of the processing cost in placing e-traded SME risks.
Aviva has added a net 20 new underwriters to its underwriting team in the regions, chief distribution officer Gareth Hemming told Insurance Age.
Edwards replaces Paul Tombs who is leaving the insurer.
This is up from £182m in 2020 as the business also flags GWP of £4.9bn, up from £4.6bn in the previous year.
The organisation said the use of imarket to place commercial lines business was at an “all time high”.
The organisation says the number of policies traded on its imarket solution reached a record high in March 2021, after volumes dropped in 2020 when businesses closed due to the pandemic.
The organisation has also become a standalone underwriting cell within Castel.
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The provider also saw a 400% increase in webinar attendance as brokers grappled with challenges arising from the pandemic.
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