Deploying a mix of lead and follow, manual and automated underwriting strategies known as a Multiple Approach to Underwriting (MAU) has brought its own complexities and inefficiencies that many organisations are living with. Organisations need to recognise the opportunities presented by MAU and optimise the benefits from working this way. This can be complex, but the good news is that support is on the horizon.
Insider Engage and FTI Consulting brought together industry experts in a recent webinar to examine the record-breaking year in insurance M&A volumes in Europe and the UK during 2021, and the motivations behind the rush to consolidate.
Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) in the insurance industry reached new heights in 2021, with fevered deal-making spurred-on by economic stimulus and a strong lending environment. Expectations are that activity will continue at similar levels into 2022 and will continue to have a profound impact on the European and London insurance markets.