Today, the cargo market is in a state of distress and correction, with Lloyd’s issuing a directive to its syndicates to improve their profitability or exit the market. Produced by AXA XL, this article focuses on the state of the cargo insurance market in 2020 and the challenges faced by carriers.
In this blog, LV's Mike Crane looks at the issues raised by recent State of the Broking Nation research, which canvassed broker opinion on networks and consolidation.
Research has shown that over 96% of registered enterprises in Scotland have less than 50 employees; but how easy is it to set up and run a small insurance brokerage in Scotland? This paper finds out by assessing the opportunities and challenges of establishing an insurance brokerage in Scotland.
This guide is an introduction to the M&A process, covering the period up to the date of the sale or acquisition, and discusses key points to note for risk managers and other executives involved in M&A strategy, from the disposal angle (seller side) and acquisition angle (buyer side).
Over the past several years, this publication has tracked the UK's M&A market from earliest stages of financial crisis to the present day. The following pages offer an "up close and personal" view of the M&A market from the executives and advisers who know best.