Bravo Networks’ SME e-trade platform goes live

Bravo Networks has launched Bravo Digital Trader, with Zurich writing the first policy. The e-trade platform, part of Bravo Networks Accelerator, had been scheduled for a rollout last summer. Insurance Age revealed last month that the offering was set to be delivered. In an exclusive interview in February, Phil Bayles, chief commercial officer at Ardonagh … Read more

Biba adds Iprism for high value home scheme

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association has appointed Iprism Underwriting to provide members with access to a high value home insurance scheme, Insurance Age can reveal. The trade body lost Home & Legacy as its high-net-worth scheme partner in May last year when, as revealed by Insurance Age, Allianz put H&L into run-off. Home & Legacy … Read more

Ageas reveals 20% UK GWP growth in 2023

Ageas has reported a 20% hike in UK gross written premiums to €1.49bn (£1.27bn) for 2023, as profits in the European division rose. The insurer sold the renewal rights to UK commercial business to Axa in 2022 in a £47.5m deal. It noted that for the 2023 results the “scope-on-scope” growth in the UK was … Read more

MGA launches product to cover EV charging point installation

Legal & Contingency has launched an insurance policy that covers the installation of electric vehicle charging points in England and Wales. The specialist legal indemnities and title risks managing general agent said the ‘EV charging site title risks policy’ is a purpose-built product that aligns with the UK’s commitment to establish 300,000 public charging … Read more