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Suncorp increases stake in New Zealand general insurer Tower
By IBR Staff Writer
Australian financial services firm Suncorp has increased its stake in New Zealand general insurer Tower.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
Find Insurance NI launches drone insurance product for UK market
By IBR Staff Writer
Northern Ireland broker Find Insurance NI has launched a drone insurance product for the whole UK market amid growing demand for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV).
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
Research says high-net-worth individuals worry about underinsurance
A new research published by Chubb reveals that more than half (54%) of high-net-worth individuals are concerned that they are underinsured, with many worried they are buying insurance that may be inadequate for their needs.
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JLT launches crime and social engineering insurance policy
JLT Specialty (JLT) has launched a Crime and Social Engineering (CASE) insurance policy a due to a rise in businesses increasingly asking about the availability of coverage for social engineering fraud.
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Travelers to buy UK business insurance provider Simply Business
By IBR Staff Writer
The Travelers Companies has agreed to acquire UK-based business insurance provider Simply Business for nearly $490m from Aquiline Capital Partners.
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Aviva’s operating profit surges 12% to £3.01bn in 2016
By IBR Staff Writer
Aviva has reported a 12% increase in operating profit to £3.01bn for the full year of 2016, compared to £2.68bn in 2015.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Bico Risk Management introduces new legal expense insurance offering
Bico Risk Management has launched a new legal expense insurance product underwritten by Omega General Insurance.
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AIG plans to have two subsidiaries in Europe from 2019
By IBR Staff Writer
American International Group (AIG) is planning to have two subsidiary insurance companies in Europe from 2019 in preparation for Brexit.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Direct Line posts 30% decline in 2016 profit
By IBR Staff Writer
Direct Line Insurance has reported a 30% decline in its full year 2016 profits after taking a charge of over £217m due to the changes brought by the UK government in the calculation of personal injury claims.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
UK independent broker Aston Scott acquires Bell & Co
By IBR Staff Writer
UK-based Aston Scott has acquired rival chartered insurance broker Bell & Co for an undisclosed price.
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UK's FCA publishes insurance distribution directive consultation
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has come up with the first of its two consultation papers on the execution of the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD), which is designed to promote competition among insurance firms and maintain appropriate protection levels for customers across the European Union.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
Aviva, hibob to help companies set up workplace pension schemes
British insurance giant Aviva has partnered with HR and insurance tech start-up hibob to assist small and medium sized companies in establishing their workplace pension schemes.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
UK FCA sets August 2019 deadline for PPI complaints
By IBR Staff Writer
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) set a deadline of 29 August 2019 for customers to make new payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints.
General Insurance > Claims > News
Pennsylvania liquidates two long-term care insurers
A Pennsylvania state Court has approved the liquidation of Penn Treaty Network America Insurance Company and American Network Insurance Company, with policyholder claims to be compensated from the state guaranty association system, subject to statutory limits and conditions.
General Insurance > Personal Lines > News
Clear Insurance Management acquires MPW Insurance Brokers
By IBR Staff Writer
Clear Insurance Management has bought Kent-based MPW Insurance Brokers, its largest acquisition to date.
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