Berkeley Alexander Launches New Covéa Landlord Product

General insurance provider, Berkeley Alexander, has today announced further expansion of its Landlords’ insurance provider panel. Covéa has now joined AXA, Zurich and Towergate, thereby further enhancing one of the largest quote & buy panels, and providing some of the most competitive rates available in the market. Continue reading

Strong take-up for Sterling’s e-trade product: Quote volumes increase 20 per cent in just four weeks

Sterling Insurance Group, the high net worth and commercial SME specialist, has seen strong initial demand for its first ever e-trade proposition – ‘e-trade…your way’ – launched on 6 April this year. Continue reading

ALPS Increases Headcount by a Third as Business Volumes Increase

Auto Legal Protection Services (ALPS), one of the UK’s leading providers of motor claims solutions, legal expenses and additional products, has recruited 19 new staff in response to significant demand from a number of new client wins. It plans to further step up recruitment later this year. Continue reading

Sterling Insurance 2015 Broker Survey Reveals Optimism Amid Market Challenges

The Sterling Insurance Group Annual Broker Survey has revealed continuing confidence among brokers for business prospects in 2015 and beyond. Asked how business volumes and profitability would change over the next 12 months, 80 per cent expected an overall increase – up from 73 per cent last year and 60 per cent in 2013. Continue reading

ALPS launches enhanced Motor Legal Expenses package

Auto Legal Protection Services (ALPS), one of the UK’s leading providers of motor claims solutions, legal expenses and additional products, has agreed a deal to move the underwriting for its Motor Legal Expenses and ALPS Complete products to Colchester-based MGA, Arc Legal Assistance. Continue reading

Sterling Appoints New Regional Development Manager for the West Midlands

Sterling Insurance Group, the high net worth and commercial SME insurance specialist, has appointed Pauline Palmer as a Regional Development Manager for the West Midlands and South Wales region, reporting to Kirk Peattie, Sterling’s Birmingham Branch Manager. Continue reading

ALPS Enhances Family Legal Policy to Respond to Emerging Risks

Auto Legal Protection Services (ALPS), one of the UK’s leading providers of motor claims solutions, legal expenses and additional products, has enhanced its Family Legal Expenses Cover after several emerging risks were identified for brokers’ clients. It is now one of the most comprehensive policies of its type available to brokers. Continue reading