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David Seel (MD Thornside), Phillip Needham (QBE Europe Ltd), Simon Hall (CEO BMG), Steve Wicks (BMG Director)

Stop Press – latest BMG insurance news transatlantic style

Today insurance is a world-wide business. BMG’s network may not yet cover the globe but certainly we think our news has a ‘transatlantic dimension’ and as such it is our policy to post news and press releases from both the UK and North America.

On this page you will find news of our most recent stories and an archive of news tracing events in our history.

An affinity for pets – BMG and Thornside link to look after four-legged friends

BMG and Thornside have closed a deal on a new delegated underwriting contract issued by QBE Europe for the provision of pet insurance program design and services. This adds to BMG’s already significant portfolio of pet insurance business.

Thornside is one of the leading Pet Insurance brokers/administrators in the U.K, and is part of Capita plc, administering programs for more than 35 affinity partners, many of whom are UK household names, including ASDA, Buddies and PET ID.

BMG has extensive experience in matching the customer demographics of affinity partners with brokers who can provide cost-effective insurance products, offer leading edge technology, and will also be providing:

  • Innovative product design and development
  • Sales support and fulfillment
  • Claims handling services
  • Marketing input

Capita Plc. is the third biggest player in the pet insurance market and currently administers more than 300,000 policies for a large number partners, including: charities, retailers, Insurance Companies, Micro-chip companies, banks etc.

For further information please contact Simon Hall at BMG.

BMG places Quebec Hospitals account at Lloyd’s

The BMG, QBE and Quebec Hospitals team were joined by Lloyd’s Chairman Lord Levene of Portsoken to celebrate the placement of the Quebec Hospitals’ account at Lloyd’s. Left to Right: Gary Norman, QBE; Pierre Vezina, Vézina Assurances Inc.; Lord Levene of Portsoken, Chairman of Lloyd’s; Chris Gudgeon, QBE; Simon Hall, Chairman and CEO BMG Limited, Yvan Lessard, Quebec Hospitals.