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

Prism Network secures second tranche investment to fund growth plans

Prism Network, the national disaster recovery and building repairs specialist, today announces it has secured the second tranche of a £2m investment package from venture capitalist Midven and ABN AMRO Commercial Finance, allowing it to implement the next stage in its growth strategy. Continue reading

TEn Promotes Employee Ownership at National John Lewis Conference

James Sharp, Business Development Director of TEn Insurance, one of the UK’s leading independent broker networks, will be speaking about how to become an employee-owned business at a national conference on the subject organised by retailer, John Lewis, on Thursday 5th February. Continue reading