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Half year review 2017

Posted on: 24 July 2017

Six months into 2017, Neil Clutterbuck, chief underwriting officer, Allianz UK, reflects on what's impacted the insurance industry so far this year and considers what's in store for the rest of the year.

read Neil's half year review 2017

Allianz's Southampton branch manager shares his views on the local insurance market

Posted on: 07 July 2017

Speaking with Insurance Age, David Trott, Allianz's Southampton branch manager, adds his voice to a 'regional review' of insurer and broker presence in Southampton and Portsmouth.

read more about the role of local bases in the industry

How do we tackle application fraud? Neil Clutterbuck gives his opinion

Posted on: 06 July 2017

Neil Clutterbuck, chief underwriting officer at Allianz UK, writes in an opinion article for Insurance Business about what could be done to reduce the amount of instances of this type of crime.

read more about tackling application fraud

New 'Gone in Seconds' video issued by the MIB

Posted on: 27 June 2017

A new video was released last week for the MIB’s public awareness campaign, Gone in Seconds, which aims to make young people more aware of the consequences of driving without insurance.

read more about the MIB's campaign

Allianz’s head of motor discusses personal injury discount rate changes

Posted on: 22 June 2017

Jon Dye, head of motor at Allianz UK, recently wrote in a blog post for Fleet News about the impact the decrease in the discount rate for personal injury compensation, announced in February, will have on a variety of industries and customers.

read more about the Ogden discount rate change

Allianz Coffee Guide to the dark web

Posted on: 07 June 2017

The 'visible' internet - the website and content accessible through search engines - makes up just around 10% of the World Wide Web. The 'deep web' can be used for legitimate reasons, but there is also a dark side.

read more about the invisible 90% of the web

Cyber security from A-Z

Posted on: 06 June 2017

To mark the first anniversary of the Allianz Cyber Risk Assessment, and help you make your home or business IT systems more resilient and prepare for the GDPR, we have developed an alphabet of cyber threats and defences.

read more about developing cyber resilience

Drones: From the racecourse to a matter of course

Posted on: 30 May 2017

The Drone Racing League's Allianz World Championship is fast approaching, hitting Alexandra Palace on Tuesday 13 June. To celebrate, we've looked into four other great uses for drone technology.

read more about the benefits of drones

Renewal transparency and engagement rules

Posted on: 24 May 2017

The Financial Conduct Authority introduced new rules for insurers and brokers to make the renewal process easier and more engaging for personal lines general insurance customers.

read more about the new customer renewal rules

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Government introduces consultation on MOT period for new vehicles

Posted on: 16 May 2017

New Government consultation could see the time allowed before a vehicle's first MOT extended from three to four years.

read more about Government MOT consultation