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Davies Group & Pen Underwriting Collaboration
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Pen Underwriting, through close association with Davies Group claims business led by Darren Coombes, Executive Chairman and supported by his account management team Gary Hemsley and Matt Turner, revamped Escape of Water claims process is set to tackle the industry’s most costly area of domestic property claims, resulting in 10% saving on indemnity spend and…

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Davies Insurance Services assists the launch of Inshur in the UK
Davies Insurance Services assists the launch of Inshur in the UK 1024 442 Davies Group

Inshur has been active in the New York ride-share market for nearly a year and now, with the assistance of Davies Insurance Services, has launched in the UK having gained regulatory approval. The commercial auto insurance InsurTech start-up allows for taxi drivers to buy and manage insurance on their mobile phones – cutting out brokers.…

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Conduct risk will be the biggest challenge for MGA’s in 2019
Conduct risk will be the biggest challenge for MGA’s in 2019 1024 256 Davies Group

Compliance in relation to the rules covering pricing, distribution and internal governance will be the most significant issues for companies Nayna Vilas, legal counsel – Davies Insurance Services There will be no let-up in terms of regulatory issues affecting managing general agents (MGA’S) in 2019. The list of compliance issues continues to grow and are…

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Davies assists with InsureTech C-Quence launch
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C-Quence, a Commercial Lines Insurtech MGA enabled by flexible cloud-based technology and real-time enterprise analytics, created to help entrepreneurs launch tech enables and highly efficient solutions in the market have recently gone live with its first product via its bespoke underwriting platform C-Q Elements. With assistance from us, the start-up was founded in 2017 by…

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Introducing a new customer experience metric – ServiceTick Emotion Score
Introducing a new customer experience metric – ServiceTick Emotion Score 1024 387 Davies Group

We live in the ‘Age of experience’, where over half of all consumers are willing to pay more for a guaranteed good experience and almost 80% want brands to demonstrate they care before considering a purchase. As such, it is vital that all businesses measure and act on how their customers feel about the experience they have…

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Canadian investor AIMCo acquires minority stake, as Davies begins next phase of international growth and continued digital transformation, alongside existing investor HGGC
Canadian investor AIMCo acquires minority stake, as Davies begins next phase of international growth and continued digital transformation, alongside existing investor HGGC 1024 330 Davies Group

Davies today announced that Canadian investor, Alberta Investment Management Corporation (“AIMCo”), on behalf of certain of its clients, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a minority stake in the fast-growing operations and digital solutions provider.  The new partnership will diversify and strengthen the shareholder base as Davies seeks to drive continued organic growth and…

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Davies adds specialist public sector claims capability through acquisition of TMS
Davies adds specialist public sector claims capability through acquisition of TMS 1024 330 Davies Group

Davies today announces the acquisition of TopMark Claims Management Limited (trading as TMS).  Based in Glasgow, TMS specialises in property and casualty public sector claims, serving a portfolio of clients including some of the largest local and central government organisations in the UK. The deal marks Davies’ first of 2019, following the acquisition of Veriphy…

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Rising star: Tom Foster, Ambant
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Link to Insurance Post Article Tom Foster started in insurance straight from further education and has already risen to senior reinsurance technician at Ambant. How did you get into insurance? I have always been familiar with insurance as my parents worked in the industry for a number of years, as a result I had knowledge…

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Change brings out the best in the MGA sector
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Standfirst: 2018 has been yet another year of change across the industry and as Chris Butcher CEO of Intermediary Services at Davies Group, explains tightening markets and corporate restrictions creates opportunity which will continue in 2019. It has been a positive, if a little testing for some, year for the managing general agent sector. While…

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Buzzvault partners with Davies Group
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The launch of buzzvault has again been pushed back, but the insurance disruptor has offered details of a new strategic partnership ahead of its December roll-out. It’s been revealed that Davies Group, from its claims centre in Stoke, will be in charge of managing buzzvault household claims and providing customer settlement services. These include inspection,…

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