Insurers should brace themselves for the FCA kicking the tires of how well providers and brokers are adhering to Consumer Duty requirements in 2024. Listen to this podcast to find out what to expect from the FCA in 2024.
There are compelling reasons to consider private equity funding, both in good times and in the current testing climate. This article outlines why brokers should ignore PE’s bad press to understand its benefits.
Taking a proactive approach to disaster preparedness can reduce stress and ensure that brokers recover quicker should adversity strike. In this article, Adam Tier, head of underwriting at Ansvar Insurance, outlines the steps intermediaries can take to improve their resilience.
In this HSB Knowledge Squad Podcast, John Nicholls and Jason Meadows discuss five key trends influencing the UK construction market, the implications for construction insurance risks and the challenges they pose for brokers.
Claims service is not in a good place at the moment and it is brokers who are having to pick up the slack. That is the view of Movo Partnership's head of claims Liz Tytler, who suggests the right people, process and technology would go a long way to improving things. Read this blog to find out more.
Organisations are increasingly thinking about people risk, recognising that employees are their most valuable intangible assets. In this article, Helen Payne, UK director of human sustainability at Aon, outlines what steps firms are taking to look after their employee’s wellbeing.
In this article, Kevin Morton, head of Zurich Private Clients, tackles the challenges brokers face with reduced capacity and appetite in the high-net-worth market arguing insurers with stable and sustainable propositions will ultimately win out.
The Financial Conduct Authority’s new regime for appointed representatives came into force in December 2022. It puts a fresh burden on those working in the AR sector. What has the impact been? Read this article to find out more.
The widening access gap in legal systems is increasing risks and potential costs not just for individuals but for businesses forced to seek justice too. This content highlights the value of LEI cover and how brokers can help clients navigate unforeseen legal challenges.
Culture is a significant factor in recruitment and attracting people to the insurance industry, during the most difficult period for hiring in the broker market’s history. This article highlights why culture holds the key to attracting and motivating staff in the broker market.