Fortis and UKU team up in significant new partnership

Fortis and UKU team up in significant new partnership
Today Fortis Insurance Limited and UK Underwriting Limited (UKU) have announced an agreement to enter into a five-year partnership, worth annually in excess of £50m Gross Written Premiums.
The agreement between the two companies has been reached following detailed discussions involving Barry Smith (CEO, Fortis UK), […]

Update on changes to Fortis Group

Update on changes to Fortis Group
Following reports in the press over the last few days of actions that have taken place regarding the structure and ownership of activities within Fortis Group, we want to reassure you that there is no impact on our activities within the UK. This is because the scope of the decisions […]

Fortis joins Budget van insurance panel

Fortis joins Budget van insurance panel
Fortis is the latest addition to the panel of insurers for BUDGET Van Insurance - the commercial vehicle (CV) product owned by the BGL Group.
Having launched a new van proposition to the market in 2005, Fortis is proving to offer extremely competitive rates for customers. The insurer has joined […]

Continued industry recognition for Fortis

Continued industry recognition for Fortis
Continued industry recognition for Fortis
Highlights:
First insurer ever to achieve the Incisive Media Gold Standard
Winner of the ifs Financial Innovation ‘Most Promising New Product - Insurance’
Sixth time winner of the Insurance Times Awards ‘Motor Insurer of the Year’
Voted ‘Insurer of Choice’ in a survey of over 4,000 repairers
Shortlisted International Travel Assistance/Claims Handler […]

Significant appointments within Underwriting and Distribution and Development

Significant appointments within Underwriting and Distribution and Development
Fortis (Insurance, UK) announces three significant appointments within its Underwriting and Distribution and Development teams, driving forward its innovative product development and broker distribution strategy.
Mike Ketteringham has been appointed Head of Underwriting Development, and will be concentrating on the growth of Personal Lines Underwriting. Mike will report directly […]

Update on Fortis’ position in the UK following the Group announcements

Update on Fortis’ position in the UK following the Group announcements
Further to announcements over the weekend and on 6th October 2008, we can confirm that Fortis Group will continue to include Fortis Insurance International, which encompasses the Fortis insurance businesses in the UK.
Fortis UK operates as a separate legal entity from Fortis Group, and […]

Recent Fortis Announcements

Recent Fortis Announcements
Following recent press coverage about Fortis Group, we can confirm that the following announcement has been made:
The Governments of Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands have invested EUR 11.2 billion in the respective Fortis bank institutions in each country. This is a strong signal of confidence by the respective governments in the long-term viability […]

Fortis appoints new Underwriting Development Manager

Fortis appoints new Underwriting Development Manager
Fortis (Insurance, UK) has announced the appointment of Ron Munro as Underwriting Development Manager, reporting to Fortis’ Director of Underwriting, Adam Clarke. Ron will be responsible for developing new products to further enhance and build on Fortis’ award winning portfolio of personal and commercial lines motor insurance.
On joining Fortis […]

Fortis Hits A ‘Hole-In-One’ With The Launch Of Its New Mid-Net-Worth Product

Fortis Hits A ‘Hole-In-One’ With The Launch Of Its New Mid-Net-Worth Product
Fortis has announced the launch of House Guard Prestige, its new home insurance product for the mid-net-worth market. House Guard Prestige will be sold through the intermediary channel, specifically targeting the 1.3 million homeowners1 (12.5 per cent of the market) who require a higher […]

Senior Appointment boosts Fortis’ unparalleled general insurance proposition in the UK

Senior Appointment boosts Fortis’ unparalleled general insurance proposition in the UK
Fortis UK is pleased to announce that Mark Cliff has been appointed in the new role as Managing Director of Fortis Insurance Limited (FIL), directly reporting to Barry Smith, CEO for Fortis UK.
Building on the successful and award-winning general insurance business in the UK, […]