Professional Services – Page 2

  • The Haven Knox-Johnston brand has been restored following its purchase by Aston Lark Group Photo: Ark Design

    Haven Knox-Johnston brand set to return


    Boat insurance company, Haven Knox-Johnston, is set to return when it comes under the new ownership of the Aston Lark Group, following the latter’s purchase of MS Amlin’s Kent-based yacht operation.

  • Topsail Insurance is seeing an increased demand for smaller boat cover

    Instant yacht insurance from Topsail


    Topsail Insurance has introduced a quote and buy facility, allowing customers to buy their policy online.

  • Pantaenius has broadened its range of policies

    New policies from Pantaenius


    Pantaenius has released a new range of products for the UK market, developed for yachts and motorboats.

  • Pontoon Bridge is a new site for buying and selling boats

    Pontoon Bridge will do boats justice


    A new premium listing platform, Pontoon Bridge, has been launched for buyers and sellers to trade their boats.

  • A-Plan has seen a large uptake in business over the last few months

    25% increase in client contact


    A-Plan Commercial Marine Insurance has experienced a very busy 2020 with a much greater volume of enquiries from clients.

  • News

    A rating is confirmed


    Ratings agency Standard & Poor has affirmed the UK P&I Club’s ‘A’ rating.

  • Red Flag Registrations is advising boat owners to maintain a physical copy of their Certificate of Registry Photo: Red Flag Registrations

    Brexit: Are your papers in order?


    Red Flag Registrations is urging boat owners to ensure they have a printed version of their Certificate of Registry to avoid being caught out by stricter border controls following the end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December.

  • The new Fawley Waterside scheme will include a marina and dry stack facility. Photo: Marina Projects

    Planning granted for New Forest marina


    Marina Projects has designed a dry stack facility, marina berthing and marine employment proposals for the Fawley Waterside scheme.

  • YPI's new service will provide logistics to the super rich

    New department will focus on industry partnerships


    Yachting Partners International (YPI), has launched a Client Experience department, dedicated to assisting captains, crew, yacht owners and charter guests.

  • Canal boat finance has remained consistently strong this year

    Finance deals increase by a third


    Marine finance lender, Promarine Finance has seen a 30% year-on-year increase in the number of finance deals from April to the end of September 2020.

  • The Shipowners’ Club has reported its half year results Photo: Shipowners’ Club

    Shipowners’ Club pledges stability


    The Shipowners'' Club has reported its financial results for the six months ending 30 June 2020.

  • Keith Lovett approaches insurance provision from an owner's perspective

    Plain English from Stoneways Marine


    Stoneways Marine has launched a new yacht and motorboat insurance policy.

  • News

    New skipper insurance policy


    Pantaenius has introduced a new Skipper Third Party Liability policy aimed at those who skipper rented or chartered boats.

  • Charles Fenton will be the new chairman of Thomas Miller

    Turnover up for Thomas Miller


    Charles Fenton is to take on the role of chairman of insurance and professional services provider, Thomas Miller.

  • Will Prest is the director and underwriter for Stoneways Marine

    New insurance entrant


    Stoneways Marine has entered the UK marine insurance market offering cover for yachts, motorboats, pleasure craft and marine trades.

  • Simon Swallow, Shipowners’ Club CEO Photo: Marine Insurance London

    Shipowners’ Club sees membership climb


    The Shipowners’ Club has reported strong investment growth and an increase in member numbers in its year end results.

  • N&G has acquired the marine trade book of NMU Credit: N&G

    N&G acquires NMU marine arm


    Navigators and General (N&G) has reached an agreement with NMU to acquire its ex-GJW commercial marine trade combined book as it further expands its scale in the market.

  • MS Amlin is to combine its Marine and Property and Casualty sectors. Photo MS Amlin

    MS Amlin to withdraw from UK yacht business


    Insurance underwriter MS Amlin is to withdraw from its UK yacht business – previously known as Haven – as part of a four-year transformation plan.

  • Employers should consider ways to manage mental ill health in the workplace

    Stigma can create barriers


    In 2018 there were more than 600,000 cases of work-related stress, depression or anxiety according to Quay Medical Mental Health and First Aid Training.

  • Sarah Dodd is the commercial director at Kudos

    Companies data is incorporated


    Kudos provides a range of business process solutions from retail to project management, web site integration, fulfilment management, new and part exchange unit sales and even van deliveries.