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Some thoughts from our team that will hopefully challenge and inspire you.

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16.12.20 Strictly Boardroom

Is insurance the only option for scheme benefits?

If your business operates a membership scheme that provides insurance-related benefits to scheme members – such as healthcare support, customer service guarantees, product warranties and the like – the future uncertainty and cost of insurance cover is likely to seriously impact your scheme business plan and perhaps the viability of your business.
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10.09.20 Strictly Boardroom

Realising fair value for your insurance brokerage

The mergers and acquisitions market for independent insurance broking businesses has rarely been stronger than it is now.
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26.08.20 Strictly Boardroom

Using insurance to facilitate business transactions

There’s an old African proverb which says that smooth seas do not make skilful sailors.
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30.06.20 Strictly Boardroom

Negotiating insurance contracts to protect your business

If these last few months have taught us anything about insurance, it’s the importance of knowing exactly what you’ve bought and where you stand legally when things go wrong – whether it’s ambivalent advice from your insurance broker, a business interruption policy that doesn’t cover your particular business interruption, or a contract with a major customer that imposes insuring obligations on you that you can no longer perform.
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15.05.20 Strictly Boardroom

Managing contract risk in lockdown

Contracts with suppliers, customers and others are the lifeblood of business. The commitments and rights contained in them enable businesses to trade and, hopefully, make money.
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06.04.20 Strictly Boardroom

Five golden rules of business funding

The impact of the coronavirus crisis continues to dominate all forms of media. Although the information is plentiful, the fast-moving guidance and initiatives emanating from the UK Government often generates more questions than answers.
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31.03.20 Strictly Boardroom

With insurers in lockdown it’s time to take control

Last week was not a good one, finishing off with a call from your insurance broker on Friday afternoon with the news that:
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17.03.20 Strictly Boardroom

Writing insurance business into the UK

This boardroom briefing takes you behind-the-scenes of the insurance industry and highlights the risk management and insurance techniques that businesses use to protect and strengthen their balance sheet.
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19.12.19 Strictly Boardroom

SWOT d’you want for Christmas?

“I hope you don’t mind me asking but isn’t mid-December an odd time to hold a strategy meeting?” asked ColdHeart, North Pole Logistics’ Head of Elfin Resources. “I mean, isn’t it a bit close to ‘The Big Day’?”
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06.11.19 Strictly Boardroom

Taking a strategic approach to cyber risk

This boardroom briefing takes you behind-the-scenes of the insurance industry and highlights the risk management and insurance techniques that businesses use to protect and strengthen their balance sheet.
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