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The insurance market is changing
December 7, 2020

The insurance market is changing

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The insurance market is changing… what can you do about it?   The insurance market operates in a similar way to many other marketplaces, in that it uses simple supply and demand principles. When there is an over-supply of product (too many insurance companies), prices are driven down; when supply is reduced or demand increases,…

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Retailers prepare for surge in COVID-19 claims
November 18, 2020

Retailers prepare for surge in COVID-19 claims

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Socially distanced queues, mandatory face coverings and hand sanitiser upon entry are some of the features of the post-lockdown retail experience, as we move into the recovery phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. While some retail operations have stayed open throughout the pandemic as an essential service, many more have only recently been able to reopen…

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Recession proof your business with your own banking facilities
October 14, 2020

Recession proof your business with your own banking facilities

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No one can be in any doubt about the devastating effect the pandemic has had on businesses – both large and small, and across all sectors. While more people have headed back to work in non-essential areas and pubs, restaurants and hairdressers are about to re-open, the alert level has only just been reduced from…

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Ascend launch new style credit insurance
July 8, 2020

Ascend launch new style credit insurance

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Ascend Broking Group have launched a revolutionary new credit insurance facility on a per-invoice basis from just £5.60* per policy, making it much more affordable and than traditional credit insurance. Credit insurance allows your business to grow by offering credit terms to new buyers, knowing that you’re protected if things don’t go to plan. It…

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Riots, are you covered?
June 6, 2020

Riots, are you covered?

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Commotion gripping the USA has left many around the world wondering if their business is covered in the event of riots and civil disturbance. Are your vehicles covered? Vehicles are typically covered by a standard comprehensive insurance policy, providing payment for damages to the vehicle and its contents caused by fire or vandalism. Comprehensive cover…

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What are the risks of in-home deliveries?
November 29, 2019

What are the risks of in-home deliveries?

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While many customers might welcome the greater flexibility offered by in-home delivery services, there are also potential risk implications. For example: • Theft • Accidental damage to property • Malicious/criminal damage • Injury to a delivery driver (e.g. a trip or slip), which could lead to a personal injury claim   Theft could be a…

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Marriott faces £100m fine over cyber-attack on its data
October 21, 2019

Marriott faces £100m fine over cyber-attack on its data

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The massive hacking of Marriott International reservation databases could lead to a £99m fine as the UK cracked down on privacy breaches with its second major penalty notice in two days. The cyber-attack, which Marriott disclosed in 2018, exposed information on 339-million guest records, including seven million related to British residents, the UK Information Commissioner’s…

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According to IT services cyber-attacks are on the rise
October 14, 2019

According to IT services cyber-attacks are on the rise

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With hundreds of thousands of Cyber-attacks per year, it is little wonder that some challenges are successful. We all know that Cybercrime is on the rise, but the reality is that we are only aware of the successful attacks on our practices, or the obvious attempts of attacks such as phishing or ransomware. According to…

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Corporate Travel insurance is an essential purchase
October 7, 2019

Corporate Travel insurance is an essential purchase

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Purchasing an annual policy protects your employees whilst they are traveling on your behalf, and an annual policy arranged through your broker takes the worry out of purchasing a policy every time they travel – or relying on the limited cover that may be provided through your credit card. Importantly, when an employee is sick…

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10 reasons why you should consider D&O Cover
September 29, 2019

10 reasons why you should consider D&O Cover

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Being a director is often challenging and potentially lucrative, but if the prospect of being sued is looming, it can be a lonely and alarming position. Directors and officers cover (D&O) provides a suit of armour in the face of legal action, with the insurer stepping in to provide guidance at the first sign of…

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