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SMEs concerned about e-risks and cyber crime

In light of the Government's new report which states that UK cyber crime costs the UK economy £27bn a year, research by specialist small business insurer Hiscox reveals that nearly a quarter (22%) of SMEs are concerned about e-risks and cyber crime.

Save money on landlord’s insurance

In a bid to beat the January blues, MORE TH>N BUSINESS is kick-starting the new year by asking landlords to challenge them to beat the renewal price of their insurance.

UK businesses urged to review levels of cover

Just 55% of businesses are confident they are properly covered by insurance should the worst happen, according to new research from Allianz Insurance.

Aviva offers company insurance for salary sacrifice car schemes

Aviva is launching a bespoke insurance policy for businesses which operate an employee salary sacrifice car scheme.

Friends and family keeping small businesses alive

Almost one in five small business owners (18%) have turned to alternative financial providers, other than their bank, to stay afloat reveals research from MORE TH>N BUSINESS.

Small businesses saving tens of pounds but risking thousands

With the UK economy officially back in growth, insurer RSA is warning small businesses not to become complacent when it comes to risk management and ensure that they have adequate insurance cover.

RSA fights arson with new risk tool

Leading global insurer RSA has replaced its Geographic Risk Assessment (GRA) tool with an enhanced model that will more accurately determine the risk of arson for individual commercial and residential properties.

Aviva expands cover to increase presence in technology sector

Aviva has made a number of changes to its commercial combined policies to better meet the needs of customers within the technology sector.

One stop cover for SMEs from RSA

Leading global insurer RSA has launched a new multi-cover Small Business Combined (SBC) product.

Aviva improves business interruption cover

Aviva has made a number of changes to its Professional Office policy to better meet the needs of the professional services sector.

Direct Line offers spring savings for home businesses

Owners of home-based businesses would be well-advised to take the fresh start offered by the new tax year as an opportunity to check their finances.

Aviva launches thermal imaging survey

Aviva has launched a thermal imaging survey service which detects loose or corroded connections in machinery and reduces any potential downtime that would otherwise halt operating systems while manual inspections take place.

Comparison sites turn attention to commercial insurance

A report by independent financial research company Defaqto reveals that 65% of the top 20 financial price comparison websites already provide access to business insurance either as introducers to various online providers or by providing quotations through a limited panel of insurers.

Online business insurance facility hits the spot with brokers

Aviva's online quote and buy facility for small business insurance, Fast Trade, has been given improved functionality for brokers based on customer feedback.

Secure unoccupied industrial premises warns Aviva

With around 20% of UK warehouses and factories unoccupied, Aviva is warning property owners of the need to take all necessary precautions to secure vacant buildings.