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Next generation broker MyFirstUK launches fund raise on Crowdcube

Is the broker of the future here today? We think so. The founders of MyFirstUK, James Noble and George Abbott, are not what you would expect of an insurance broker.  They are Millennial's - the internet generation - and they [...]

By | 2017-09-06T11:58:50+00:00 October 4th, 2016|

E-trading schemes online – Easier than you might think?

Costs, technology no longer the barriers to e-trading schemes online. A recent broker survey carried out by UKGeneral highlighted that 53% of brokers believe that “an online platform would increase their trading opportunity” but the biggest obstacle identified preventing [...]

By | 2016-12-16T16:51:47+00:00 June 21st, 2016|

MyFirstUK put digital first with Quotall Marketing

Over 85% of car insurance purchases involve an online search – typically involving aggregators and non advised sales. So how does TEn broker network start up MyFirstUK.com hope to compete? By investing in digital with Quotall Marketing. MyFirstUK founders James [...]

By | 2017-09-06T11:59:57+00:00 June 8th, 2016|

Why the digital channel is crucial for insurance brokers

The insurance sector must embrace the digital channel fast or lose out Rapid digital innovation in the insurance industry threatens to leave many businesses behind in its wake according to a recent PWC survey. Lower barriers to market entry [...]

By | 2016-12-16T16:51:47+00:00 January 16th, 2015|

Price comparison sites in the spotlight again

Price comparison websites have come under the spotlight again Consumers are increasingly purchasing inappropriate insurance policies through Price Comparison Websites (PCWs) due to fixation on headline prices over ‘crucial product features such as policy coverage and terms’, according to a FCA [...]

By | 2016-10-04T09:54:49+00:00 July 25th, 2014|

Currency in the digital age – is Bitcoin the future?

Goodbye Paypal, Hello Bitpay! The financial world looks set for a real shake-up in the coming decade. The so-called ‘currency revolution’ could mean online consumers and merchants will soon be moving away from hard currency transactions in favour of  trading [...]

By | 2016-12-16T16:51:47+00:00 July 10th, 2014|