Official tax receipts for August 2018 reveal that Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) raised £1.35bn for HMRC in a single month – the highest amount ever and £200m more than it raised in August 2017.
29 Oct 2018
11 Oct 2018
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has conditionally approved the $69bn merger between retail pharmacy and health care company CVS Health and health insurer Aetna.
01 Oct 2018
The UK's Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Bupa Insurance Services £175,000, after failing to put effective security measures to protect about 547,000 customers’ personal information.
09 Aug 2018
The American Medical Association (AMA) is urging the US Justice Department (DOJ) to block the $69bn CVS Aetna merger on grounds of competition concerns.
24 Apr 2017
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched an antitrust investigation into various top insurance brokers for sharing competitively sensitive data within the aviation and insurance sectors.
30 Mar 2017
The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has warned that the lack of a clear agreement on cross-border trade following Brexit could pose a severe threat to the business models of thousands of UK insurance brokers.
18 Jan 2017
The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has urged the UK government to commit to no further increases to Insurance Premium Tax (IPT).