Bluefin Network news
One of the inevitable consequences of the UK’s ongoing efforts to slow and control the spread of COVID-19 has been the impact on small businesses across the nation.
With digital transformation expected to accelerate post COVID-19, brokers need to think differently about investments in technology.
Despite the UK government’s phased approach to lifting lockdown restrictions and encouraging a return to work, it seems likely that many firms will continue the large-scale home working.
We understand the current situation will have had a huge impact; not only from a personal perspective, but from a financial position, for both brokers and their clients.
As you will be aware, the COVID-19 outbreak has caused significant disruption to the insurance industry – with hardening rates, reduced access to cover, and pressure on commissions becoming market-wide issues.
Marsh Commercial today announced that it is to combine its three broker networks – Marsh ProBroker, Bluefin Network, and Purple Partnership – into a single proposition to be named Marsh Networks.
As the 9 December 2019 deadline approaches, the stories in the industry press as well as the many ‘consultancy’ firms claiming to be experts in SM&CR and charging exorbitant fees to provide support are on the rise.
Following last week's Broker Forum 2019, we would like to thank our Partner Brokers, insurers and service providers for attending and for their valued contribution to the event.