General Insurance News for March 2016


Welcome to your HR Consultancy Insurance Team News Update


Welcome to the first of our Insurance News Bulletins! The aim of this is to pull together some of the most interesting stories of the past few weeks (just in case you missed them!). What has the most interesting development been in the sector for you recently? 


Bluefin Launches A Speciality Group

The new division has been created after a review and includes health, corporate, trade credit, amongst others. 



Stephen Hester Warns Against Brexit

Hester declares that his turnaround of RSA is now complete, but warns that Brexit would impact on the insurer's business. 



Tony Monnington Joins Swinton As Head Of Commercial

Monnington joins from Arthur J Gallagher where he was Managing Director of the Birmingham office.


Increased Motor Insurance Premiums Drive Esure Profits

Pre-tax profits rose by 30% in the last year as the number of active policies increased to over 2 million.


Osborne Must Not Increase IPT In Next Month's Budget

The ABI ask the Chancellor to resist the temptation to further increase tax as last years increase had a signfiicant impact on millions of businesses and individuals.