Latest headlines

Insurance Brokers

BIBA calls time on rising regulatory fees

The British Insurance Brokers' Association (BIBA) warned MPs and Lords today that its members' cost of doing business had risen far beyond rival countries and must be brought under control. BIBA unveiled initial findings of its regulation research today, declaring that insurance brokers in the UK have the most expensive regulatory regime in the world, with regulatory fees and levies costing more than five times those in New York, Japan, France and Germany. [...]

14 January 2014

Killing the joy in killjoy

If I was a broker, I wouldn’t be celebrating just yet – these conflicting statements do little more than make it clear that anything could come out of this review. The market is not out of the woods yet so I’d advise brokers to put away the party hats for now. [...]

26 June 2012