Brendan McCafferty, CEO, provides an overview of Flood Re, its objectives, and how it will work.
3 June 2015
SSP look at the challenges ahead for commercial insurers and provide insight into the options available.
25 March 2015
A presentation given by Clyde & Co to the MGAA covering an update on regulatory issues of relevance to MGAs including Terms of Business Agreements.
9 February 2015
Caroline Mitchell, of the Financial Ombudsman Service, gave a presentation titled 'Tomorrow's World - Today', which gave an overview of the FIS's plans for the coming year and beyond.
In July 2015 the MGAA published a best practice guideline covering the procurement and management of outsourced claims handling services. The guidelines set out the principles, risks and processes covering all aspects relating to working with external claims service providers, including minimum standards and the appropriate procedures to put in place to meet recognised best practice and regulatory requirements.
This briefing is intended to support the MGAA guideline document.
Chair: Paula Doolan - Crawford & Company
Panel: Barbara Schonhofer - Jacobson Group;
Barbara Merry - iWIN; Frank Funnell - The Brokerage;
Rahim Ali – OIM; Reg Brown - Chair MGAA
18 May 2015
HSB Engineering look at how demand for cyber insurance is likely to be driven in the SME sector and what the exposures are.
9 March 2015
When the pressure is on to deliver on your business plan and reduce the time to profitability, infrastructure issues can often take a back seat but IT has a key role to play in facilitating your growth.
12 January 2015
Duncan Minty, Business Ethics Specialist and Chartered Insurance Practitioner, looked at what MGAs should do in relation to business conduct, including explaining what conduct risk is.
Ambant Underwriting Services’ new CEO, Chris Butcher, introduces one of AUS’s 11 uniquely different clients, Opus Underwriting. Opus provide insurance coverage for infringement of intellectual property rights, a growing area of risk exposure to developing and creative businesses operating in the knowledge society.
Sam Bobo, the MD of Opus Underwriting, will outline why it’s so important for both small and large businesses to understand their IP risk and protect their business.
Angus Tucker, Managing Director, Lorega Solutions looks at the growing trend of Chartered Loss Adjusters acting for policyholders.
Abbey Legal Protection and LHS Solicitors provide essential guidance for insurance businesses navigating a shifting employment law landscape.
27 April 2015
PKF Littlejohn provide an update on the key measures of the budget as they affect MGAs and also areas of current topical interest for MGAs both now and in the foreseeable future.
23 February 2015
Members attended the General Meeting where the Report and Accounts and revised Articles of Association were approved. Bill O’Malley was welcomed as a director representing Market Practitioner members.