Underinsurance in the commercial market – what it means for your business

Underinsurance is a phrase often used when talking about home or property insurance – but did you know it applies to business insurance as well?

Driving in the EU and green cards

With travel abroad beginning to open up once again, it’s worth remembering that the regulations have changed with regards to driving abroad.

Budget 2021 and the impact on mortgages

As announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in this week’s budget, the stamp duty holiday has been extended and there is a new mortgage guarantee scheme to help first-time buyers.

Nick Jones, Managing Director, Partners&. Phil Barton, CEO Partners&.

Focus ORM joins forces with Partners&

Focus Oxford Risk Management Ltd (Focus ORM), the Oxford based specialist insurance adviser, has joined forces with Partners&, a leading advisory business in the insurance marketplace. The move is in line with the Partners& strategy which combines the best traditions of broking, including exceptional technical advice and client service, with modern thinking and intelligent use of technology.

Brexit and driving in Europe from 1 January 2021

Brexit and driving in Europe from 1 January 2021

The United Kingdom (UK) left the European Union (EU) on 31st January 2020 with a Withdrawal Agreement and subsequently entered into a transitional period which ended on 31st December 2020. The UK Government has announced that discussions with the EU to agree the terms of the future relationship between the two have been successful, and a trade deal has been confirmed. However, not all of the details are fully known.

B4 Professional Services Day

B4 Professional Services Day

It’s Professional Services Day at B4 so we’re highlighting some recent and not so recent articles and press releases posted by B4 members over the past year or so.

Coronavirus - support for re-opening your business

Coronavirus – support for re-opening your business

After some 9 weeks of lockdown, we’re beginning to see a return to what will perhaps be the new normal. This means its time to make sure your business or organisation has the right plans in place.

Coronavirus and the risk of a cyber attack

Coronavirus and cyber security

We’re all doing the best we can to look after ourselves, our families and our businesses during the coronavirus pandemic and the social distancing rules put in place to stop the spread of the virus and keep us all safe.

Focus Team

Insurance giving back to SpecialEffect

Charities have seen their income shrink because of enforced shop closures and cancelled fundraising events.

Madelaine Swift

Helping you look after your mental wellbeing whilst staying at home

Today brings us to the end of almost two weeks during which our daily routines have seen dramatic changes.

Coronavirus - mental wellbeing whilst staying at home

Coronavirus – mental wellbeing whilst staying at home

With the challenges of managing home-schooling and looking after your family, financial pressures and worries about coronavirus itself, it’s quite understandable that your mental health and wellbeing is perhaps not top of the list.

Coronavirus-and Motor Insurance

Coronavirus and your motor insurance

Many of us are now supporting those in their communities who are impacted by COVID-19 by helping with grocery and medicine deliveries, as well as signing up to the new NHS Volunteer responder scheme.