Founder Dave Walsh takes on group CEO role to focus on CFC's global operations.
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.
Jackson Lee Underwriting's Dipesh Patel discusses how Covid-19 has highlighted the importance of using a broker and how brokers can help clients as international travel quotations pick up again.
The MGA said the claims product could be offered as ancillary cover by personal lines brokers or embedded into a home policy wording.
CEO Jimmy Williams talks to Insurance Age about the company’s newly launched product and its plans for future expansion.
The syndicate is writing approximately 20% of CFC’s established portfolio, which it said will generate around £100m in gross premium.
CEO Chris McCann tells Insurance Age about entering the UK market post-Brexit and reveals the Dublin-based company’s plans for the future.
Latter, who previously worked at Saga, takes over from Malcolm Harvey who will remain with the business as founder and executive director.
Deal comes after Brightside announced last November that Kitsune was to close the new business and go into run-off.
The Gallagher-owned MGA has appointed Neil Bowdrey as head of D&O.
The trade body previously partnered with DTW Syndicate 1991, which went into run-off at the end of last year, on the scheme.
The product offers cover for standard and non-standard risks for all types of properties and is now available to Open GI's broker customers.
The generational divide is a key finding of a survey which insurtech Getsafe conducted among 2,069 British citizens.
Specialist Risk Group (SRG), has announced the acquisition of specialist Irish liability and property MGA, Blackrock Insurance Solutions.
Guthrie most recently worked as head of HNW distribution at Covéa.
The MGA has teamed up with Accredited to expand its home insurance offering.
It’s UK broker operation, Direct Insurance London Market, has been re-named Consilium as part of a business restructure as the group teases M&A plans.
Keating discusses the business interruption test case and the FCA's £7.5m special levy to recover the costs as he urges brokers, MGAs and insurers to pull together and rebuild trust in the sector.
As pubs, restaurants, and bars re-open with the use of outdoor areas and pavement seating, brokers need to ensure insurers are in the loop or risk disappointment when it comes to a claim warns Tom Hill, executive director at Aqueous Underwriting.
The syndicate has planned gross premium of over £100m for its first year of trading and will be managed by Asta Managing Agency.
MGA says new offering is launched in response to rising rates and concerns about availability and affordability of cover after several providers introduced Covid-19 exclusions.
The regulator has reissued its consultation paper on fee rates for 2021/22 after the initial document wrongly said that MGAs were expected to contribute.
Insurance Age meets the team at specialist managing general agent Avid Insurance.