News & Events

Support for Ukraine – Insurance update

Like us, we know our clients want to help and support the people of Ukraine. The insurers we work with are doing the same, allowing flexibility within their policies to avoid unnecessary barriers that may stop or delay help reaching the innocent victims of this unfolding humanitarian crisis.

Join our Financial Services Team!

We are expanding the team and are looking for a Financial Services Administrator to support our Advisers and Account Directors, working alongside our existing team.

Property Insurance – Index Linking

Some Insurers are currently index linking at 12.8% buildings and 9.5% contents. This shows no signs of slowing down, with other major Insurers predicting their rates may even top 20%. Not all policies will be index linked and you MUST check your policy at each renewal to ensure the sums insured are correct.

Cyber threat heightened!

Following Russia’s unprovoked, premeditated attack on Ukraine, the  National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) advises UK organisations to act on improving their resilience with the cyber threat now heightened.

LinkedIn Cyber Threat

Since the start of February 2022, cyber analysts have seen phishing email attacks impersonating LinkedIn grow by 232%.

Storm Safety

The word ‘storm’ may sound very vague, but it can encapsulate many types of severe weather. They can damage property and even potentially harm lives, especially in areas under the rare ‘Red Weather Warning’ in force for certain parts of the UK due to the anticipated ferocity of Storm Eunice.

Flooding – be prepared!

Flooding is impossible to prevent and usually difficult to predict, but with severe weather warnings issued as Storm Eunice approaches there is time to prepare. To try and help we’ve created a flood guide to help prepare for a flood and reduce the risk of excessive damage.

We’ve won the Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award!

We’re incredibly proud of our team for maintaining the highest levels of service to our clients, especially after the challenges of the last couple of years.

Italy – Compulsory insurance for Skiers & Snowboarders

All skiers and snowboarding holidaymakers will now need to ensure they have 3rd party liability insurance to use the slopes. The penalty will be a fine up to €150 and the withdrawal of you ski pass if you can’t show that you have this in place.

Omicron Cyber Scams

The new Omicron Covid-19 variant has not only led to the government reintroducing restrictions such as Work From Home, but cyber criminal gangs are using this new variant in a new phishing scam.