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Davies Group and SureThing! Collaboration
Davies Group and SureThing! Collaboration 1024 330 Davies Group

With assistance from Davies Group, motor broker SureThing! has launched Stablis MGA Limited, a managing general agent focused on the private car insurance market. The MGA will help drive the brokers growth ambitions and has partnered with Accredited (Europe) to…

Davies announces senior promotions as it accelerates its investment and rollout plans, following minority investment from AIMCo
Davies announces senior promotions as it accelerates its investment and rollout plans, following minority investment from AIMCo 1024 330 Davies Group

Davies announces senior promotions as it accelerates its investment and rollout plans, following minority investment from AIMCo Following its announcement in January 2019 that Alberta Investment Management Corporation (“AIMCo”) has taken a minority stake in Davies, and a period of…

Davies Group & Pen Underwriting Collaboration
Davies Group & Pen Underwriting Collaboration 1024 330 Davies Group

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…

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…

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…

Davies assists with InsureTech C-Quence launch
Davies assists with InsureTech C-Quence launch 1024 330 Davies Group

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…

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…

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…

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…

Rising star: Tom Foster, Ambant
Rising star: Tom Foster, Ambant 1024 443 Davies Group

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…

Change brings out the best in the MGA sector
Change brings out the best in the MGA sector 611 408 Davies Group

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…

Buzzvault partners with Davies Group
Buzzvault partners with Davies Group 1024 367 Davies Group

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…

London market should be doing a lot more to reclaim dormant loss funds
London market should be doing a lot more to reclaim dormant loss funds 1024 683 Davies Group

Hundreds of millions of pounds are sitting in dormant loss funds set up by underwriters via brokers and third party administrators. Insurers should be willing to recover these monies. It is a big concern that firms seem unwilling, or unable,…

Davies stays at the forefront of market services by signing up to Placing Platform Limited (PPL)
Davies stays at the forefront of market services by signing up to Placing Platform Limited (PPL) 1024 744 Davies Group

Davies Insurance Services continues to provide clients with the latest innovative technology incorporating contemporary and cost efficient solutions for all aspects of their London Market administration. PPL is the London market’s electronic placing platform which enables brokers and insurers to…

Blog: Diversity – transforming the industry
Blog: Diversity – transforming the industry 1024 614 Davies Group

I am very proud to be leading one of the most diverse claims operations in the market.  Our senior management team is currently an exact 50/50 split between men and women.  This is closely mirrored within the wider division.  We…

Blog: At a loss over market’s missed opportunity
Blog: At a loss over market’s missed opportunity 1024 683 Davies Group

As the pressure on premium levels against a backdrop of significant catastrophe claims in 2017 continues, Andrew Collery a Director within Davies Insurer & Market Services says he is at a loss as to why the London market is not…

Davies adds new regulatory and compliance capability through acquisition of Veriphy
Davies adds new regulatory and compliance capability through acquisition of Veriphy 1024 341 Davies Group

Davies today announces the acquisition of Veriphy Limited, the award winning specialist KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti Money Laundering) compliance solutions SaaS business. Veriphy provides people & company checks, training, and outsourced identity verification solutions to clients operating…

Chartered insurer on “the real revolution” in claims
Chartered insurer on “the real revolution” in claims 1024 682 Davies Group

Enjoying Lancashire and Cumbria’s beautiful countryside – that’s what you’ll most likely find Chartered insurer Kath Mainon (pictured) doing when she doesn’t have her hands full in her capacity as chief operating officer of claims solutions at Davies Group. The…

Davies adds new claims capability through the acquisition of Direct Group’s claims businesses and signs long term claims deal with Ardonagh
Davies adds new claims capability through the acquisition of Direct Group’s claims businesses and signs long term claims deal with Ardonagh 1024 341 Davies Group

Davies today announces the acquisition of Ardonagh-owned Direct Group’s claims businesses, adding new depth to its claims capability across multiple specialty and niche lines, as well as market-leading property contents validation platform, Valid8. Under the deal, Direct Group’s claims business…

Davies broadens its customer experience and analytics capability through acquisition of specialist consulting and digital business Ember
Davies broadens its customer experience and analytics capability through acquisition of specialist consulting and digital business Ember 1024 341 Davies Group

Davies today announces the acquisition of Ember Group Limited, a leading customer experience (CX) consulting and digital solutions business. Ember provides CX consulting, analytics, training and specialist resourcing to large organisations and major brands operating across a range of highly…

Davies reports strong financial results and continued growth
Davies reports strong financial results and continued growth 1024 341 Davies Group

Davies today announces its latest annual results to 30 June 2018, which show continued strong growth in revenue and EBITDA.  Revenue increased by 41% to £77.7m and EBITDA grew by 47% to £15.4m on the back of significant investment in…

In the press: How will claims reform impact business?
In the press: How will claims reform impact business? 500 334 Davies Group

Insurance Business caught up with Dan Saulter, who shares what led him to his current role and what he is determined to see in the near term. The CEO also talks about his interests, and how our readers could help out…

Subsidence bulletin – August 2018
Subsidence bulletin – August 2018 1024 535 Davies Group

To view our Subsidence Bulletin please click here.   For more information please contact: Mark Pierce Head of Adjusting & Technical Services M: 07557 285350 E: mark.pierce@davies-group.com        

The challenge for brokers of legacy client relations
The challenge for brokers of legacy client relations 500 334 Davies Group

Dealing with legacy business is not just a matter for underwriters; legacy clients present issues for brokers that need careful consideration The recent increase in merger and acquisition activity in the re/insurance sector has seen a renewed focus on how…

In the press: M&A and new client services on the agenda
In the press: M&A and new client services on the agenda 1000 665 Davies Group

Davies Group boss Dan Saulter tells Insurance Times acquisitions in its insurance services and customer experience divisions are a priority The Davies Group is seeking to make more acquisitions. Earlier this year the group announced it was realigning its business into three divisions –…

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