Fortis Insurance is to become the new provider for UK Underwriting. In a five-year deal, said to be...
Fortis Insurance is to become the new provider for UK Underwriting.
In a five-year deal, said to be worth £50m in annual gross written premiums, Fortis Insurance will underwrite UK Underwriting's product range, including home, travel and events insurances.
Barry Smith, chief executive officer of the provider, said that he supported Fortis Insurance's UK strategy by widening its distribution channels.
The news that the ABI and British Medical Association (BMA) agreement on GP report (GPR) fees has broken down will usher in a period of uncertainty.
Lack of innovation investment in the UK insurance market has been highlighted by recognition of RGA's work in the US.
Protection business in 2012 and 2013 will be affected by events this year and some fundamental changes to the way customers policies are priced into the next. Richard Verdin explains.
Employee assistance programmes are in the spotlight due to a schizophrenic approach by government. But as Sue Weir points out, they are backed by solid research.
How will people buy insurance in future? Greg Becker visits the US for developments in online distribution.