News category: Insights

Stricter EU Rules on Greenwashing: What You Need to Know about the ECGT

As the world moves towards a more sustainable future, the European Union (EU) is taking significant steps to empower consumers and combat greenwashing – the misleading or inaccurate marketing practices regarding environmental and sustainability claims. The recent approval of the

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What is a Group Company Mutual?

A group company mutual is a type of mutual which has been specifically designed to operate within a group company environment. It enables all of the benefits offered by a traditional multi-member discretionary mutual to be deployed within a group

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of a Group Company Discretionary Mutual over a Captive Insurance Company

Discover the pros and cons of a Group Company Discretionary Mutual versus a Captive Insurance Company in our latest blog. Explore key considerations for risk management and insurance strategies.

The table below aims to highlight the key differences between the

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Discretionary Mutuals Over Corporate Insurance

In the complex landscape of risk management, businesses often find themselves at a crossroads when considering insurance options. Two prominent choices emerge: discretionary mutuals and corporate insurance. Each avenue presents distinct advantages and disadvantages, necessitating a thorough understanding to make

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The Case for Post Office Mutualisation

In the aftermath of the Horizon scandal, fresh calls for change have emerged within the Post Office sector. Recent discussions between the government and the mutual and cooperative sector hint at a potential transition towards Mutualisation for the Post Office,

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Corporate Governance: Recent Developments and Implications for Businesses

January 2024 has shone a spotlight on corporate governance; two separate and unrelated events took place.

On 1 January, ITV aired the first episode of an outstanding 4-part TV drama, “Mr Bates vs The Post Office”  Mr Bates

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