It is important for businesses to understand the impact of the weakening pound on their insurance sums insured.
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Cybercrime is again amongst the main stories in today’s news with a recent study finding 50% of UK business respondents having experienced economic crime, a statistic which is overshadowed by Government data proving 9 in 10 large UK businesses being successfully breached.
Topics: cyber liability
With Gibraltar based Enterprise Insurance being declared insolvent, less than two years after Malta based Setanta Insurance suffered the same fate, why are Insurance Brokers still recommending unrated insurers to their valued clients?
We are delighted to note that Franklands Director Paul Brown has again been listed in the Derby Telegraph Inspirational 250 list.
The list highlights business people across Derbyshire who have made an inspiring contribution to the economic prosperity of the region.
UK Financial Fraud on the increaseFinancial fraud has increased in the last year as more than a million cases in the UK have occurred between January and June 2015. Fraudulent activity has increased so rapidly that it now accounts for nearly half of all crime, stated by Ian Dyson (Commissioner of City of London Police). The majority of incidents consist of payment card, cheque, online banking or telephone banking fraud.
Topics: cyber liability
Life Science Innovation is recognised as key to the UK’s economic growth. As a traditional service lead industry Franklands always look forward to the Medilink East Midlands annual Innovation Day to celebrate Life Science development in the East Midlands. This year the day didn’t disappoint.
The Glorious Twelfth this year will see the introduction of the greatest change to insurance contract law in this country in over 100 years. 12th August 2016 is the date when the Insurance Act 2015 amends the Marine Insurance Act 1906 and imposes significant new obligations on buyers of business insurance.
Topics: Insurance Act 2015
We are delighted to announce that Franklands’ first young apprentice has graduated from the Brokerbility Academy. George Hardy has just celebrated passing the Chartered Insurance Institute Accredited Brokerbility Academy Apprenticeship in a graduation ceremony held at the Great Hall of the CII in London, on 27 May 2016. George was one of 17 young apprentices to receive their qualification as part of the first Brokerbility Academy Programme.