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21/12/2015 - It only takes 2 minutes! Do it now for your chance to win a £50 Amazon Gift Voucher!
The Plum Broker Feedback Survey December 2015 is open. When we last asked for your views on our products and services back in June nearly 500 of you responded. This feedback is invaluable. We value your opinions and we use them to continuously enhance the products and services we provide. So, if you haven't already completed our latest survey we're pleased to invite you to take part now. And what's more, if you submit your responses before 31st December we'll enter you into a draw to win an Amazon gift certificate worth £50!
14/12/2015 - Big news from Plum - we're going onto Open GI!
These important new EDI versions of our Flex and Let products will be available on Open GI from January 2016. Additional software houses will follow throughout 2016. Like all existing Plum products they will deliver competitively priced cover, guaranteed 'quotability' and low operational cost for all your clients specialist and non standard household and UK residential landlords insurance requirements. Both will provide a full cycle EDI solution whilst still offering you the opportunity to access dedicated underwriting support directly from Plum via your existing facility for larger or more complex risks. eFlex will offer you a specialist and non standard household solution whilst eLet will provide a dedicated product for UK residential landlords. Both will cater for clients with past convictions, bankruptcy, CCJ's, IVA's, adverse claims histories, high risk occupations, insurance refused, declined or working from home.
10/12/2015 - It only takes 2 minutes! Do it now for your chance to win a £50 Amazon Gift Voucher!
The Plum Broker Feedback Survey - December 2015 is now open. When we last asked for your views on our products and services back in June nearly 500 of you responded. This feedback is invaluable. We value your opinions and we use them to continuously enhance the products and services we provide. So, if you haven't already completed our latest survey we're pleased to invite you to take part now by clicking on the link below. And what's more, if you submit your responses before 31st December we'll enter you into a draw to win an Amazon gift certificate worth £50!
03/12/2015 - Plum - Broker Expo 2015 - And the winner is...
A big thank you to all those of you who came to see us at this year's Broker Expo in Coventry. It was good to see so many of you and to have an opportunity to talk to you about how our specialist home insurance products, Flex, Unoccupied, Let, Retreat, Amethyst and HomeWorks can all help you win profitable new household business. Congratulations to our prize draw winner! I'm pleased to announce that the winner of our business card prize draw for an Amazon Kindle Fire HD is Ketan Patel of Artemis Insurance Brokers Limited. Congratulations Ketan, your prize will be winging its way to you shortly.
01/12/2015 - Submit our quick online survey for your chance to win and Amazon gift certificate worth £50!
It's time for the second Plum Broker Feedback Survey of 2015. When we last asked for your views on our products and services back in June nearly 500 of you responded with your views. This feedback is invaluable. We value your opinions and we use them to continuously enhance the products and services we provide. So we're pleased to invite you to take part in our latest survey. And what's more, if you submit your responses before 31st December we'll enter you into a draw to win an Amazon gift certificate worth £50!
20/11/2015 - Congratulations from Plum to our Managers of the Month for September & October
Congratulations to our Plum Premier League Managers of the Month for September & October September: Greg Laurie October: David Last - Medical Insurance Consultants
11/11/2015 - Come and see us at Broker Expo in Coventry tomorrow - 12th November 2015
Come and see us tomorrow at 'Broker Expo' Stand 11, Jaguar Hall 1, Ricoh Arena, Coventry - Thursday 12th November 2015
07/10/2015 - Come and see us at Broker Expo in Coventry on 12th November 2015
Come and see us at 'Broker Expo' Stand 11, Jaguar Hall 1, Ricoh Arena, Coventry - Thursday 12th November 2015 I'm delighted to let you know that Plum will be exhibiting at this year's Broker Expo, where members of our team will be available to meet and greet you and answer all your questions.
30/10/2015 - Plum continues to expand its underwriting and claim capabilities
We're pleased to announce a raft of new appointments that expand our underwriting, electronic trading and claims capabilities, and the opening of an additional underwriting office in Brentwood.
19/10/2015 - HomeWorks - We've made some changes
We're writing to let you know that effective from 19 October 2015 we've introduced a new, updated HomeWorks 2015 policy wording that replaces the 2013 version.
13/10/2015 - Now available - dedicated unoccupied homes cover from Plum
Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business, so last week we were delighted to announce that in response to demand from you our brokers, we've added 'Unoccupied' a dedicated unoccupied homes policy to our range of specialist home insurance products.
09/10/2015 - Win a £100 John Lewis Gift Card in the Autumn edition of Far from standard
Catch up with the latest issue of "Far from standard" for your chance to win a £100 John Lewis Gift Card and read about all the latest news and developments at Plum...
08/10/2015 - Simon Lewer joins Global Risk Partners to head e-trading
Simon Lewer has joined Global Risk Partners Limited (GRP) as the Chief Operating Officer of its MGA Division, with responsibility for the development of GRP’s electronic trading initiatives. He has also been appointed Electronic Trading Director of Plum Underwriting, the Group’s specialist household MGA.
05/10/2015 - Now available - dedicated unoccupied homes cover from Plum
You asked us for a dedicated Unoccupied Homes product So here it is...Introducing 'Unoccupied' Homes Insurance from Plum. Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business, so we're delighted to announce that with immediate effect, in response to demand from you our brokers, we've added 'Unoccupied' a dedicated unoccupied homes policy to our range of specialist home insurance products.
29/09/2015 - Coming soon, dedicated unoccupied homes cover from Plum
Dedicated Unoccupied Homes product We're delighted to announce that in response to demand from our brokers, we will shortly be launching a dedicated Unoccupied Homes policy to widen our range of specialist home insurance products. In addition to online "Quote and Buy" functionality, you'll be able to select from three levels of cover and varying policy periods to suit your client's own circumstances (underwriting eligibility criteria apply). Watch out for further information coming soon!
03/09/2015 - Final chance to win £100 of John Lewis vouchers!
The survey will be closing soon so don't forget to rate us now in the Personal Lines category for your chance to win £100 of John Lewis Vouchers! Your feedback will remain anonymous and directly contributes to our proposition and the service we provide to you. As a thank you the Insurance Times will send you a digital copy of its publication 'Top 50 Brokers 2015', and it will enter you into a prize draw to win £100 of John Lewis vouchers.
25/08/2015 - Choose 'Let' from Plum for all your UK private landlord requirements
Let is for your clients who are UK Residential Landlords. It can cover both buildings and landlord's contents for a wide range of types of tenancy and includes: • Full Accidental Damage cover on buildings • The option to cover landlord's contents • Unauthorised use of electricity, gas, oil and water • Optional rent guarantee coverage • Automatic Legal Expenses protection • £2m Public Liability as standard
20/08/2015 - Amethyst - All risks home insurance with a non standard appetite
Amethyst is our "Worldwide All Risks” home insurance policy designed to offer market leading cover for your clients with a contents sum insured exceeding £75,000. What's more, each case is individually underwritten which is why it’s chosen by brokers for their private clients every day. And, the good news is that Amethyst isn't just available for 'clean' risks. Provided your client has a minimum of £75,000 contents and the property is owner-occupied, you can also choose Amethyst for your non standard risks which require more flexibility underwriting.
11/08/2015 - Rate us in the Insurance Times Broker Service Survey 2015!
The survey will be closing soon so don't forget to rate us now in the Personal Lines category for your chance to win £100 of John Lewis Vouchers! Last year we were delighted to find that for 5 years running, brokers throughout the UK had rated Plum as one of the UK's 'top ten' personal lines insurers.
04/08/2015 - HomeWorks - Your key to the home renovation, refurbishment and extension marketplace
Client renovating, refurbishing or extending a property? HomeWorks is your key to this growing marketplace! With more homeowners 'staying put' and renovating or extending their properties rather than moving, and the resurgence of the buy-to-let sector, a major opportunity exists for you to write profitable new business. HomeWorks is your solution.
28/07/2015 - Rate us in the Insurance Times Broker Service Survey 2015!
The survey will be closing soon so don't forget to rate us now in the Personal Lines category for your chance to win £100 of John Lewis Vouchers! Last year we were delighted to find that for 5 years running, brokers throughout the UK had rated Plum as one of the UK's 'top ten' personal lines insurers.
21/07/2015 - Choose 'Retreat' from Plum for all your clients' UK Private Holiday/Second Home and Short Term Letting needs.
Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business. With the holiday season now in full swing choose - 'Retreat' - our 'Quote & Buy' policy for all your clients UK Private Holiday/Second Home and Short Term Letting requirements.
14/07/2015 - Plum - Broker Feedback Survey June 2015 - The results are in!
A big thank you to all those of you who took part in our latest online survey in June – we really value your opinions and feedback. We’re particularly delighted that 99.9% of the brokers who responded said that they were ‘likely’ or ‘very likely’ to recommend Plum to their customers and colleagues. Congratulations to our Kindle Fire HD winner! We put the names of all those who participated into a prize draw for a Kindle Fire HD. Congratulations to Stuart Rickett of Camberford Law who was ‘first out of the hat’ after our survey closed on 30th June. We’ll be in touch to arrange delivery.
07/07/2015 - Rate us in the Insurance Times Broker Service Survey 2015!
Rate us now in the Personal Lines category for your chance to win £100 of John Lewis Vouchers! Last year we were delighted to find that for 5 years running, brokers throughout the UK had rated Plum as one of the UK's 'top ten' personal lines insurers.
02/07/2015 - Plum Premier League 2014/15 - We have a winner!
Plum Premier League 2014/15 Congratulations to this season's winner Christopher Corkery - Swinton Group
23/06/2015 - Choose 'Let' from Plum for all your UK private landlord requirements
Let is for your clients who are UK Residential Landlords. It can cover both buildings and landlord's contents for a wide range of types of tenancy and includes: • Full Accidental Damage cover on buildings • The option to cover landlord's contents • Unauthorised use of electricity, gas, oil and water • Optional rent guarantee coverage • Automatic Legal Expenses protection • £2m Public Liability as standard
16/06/2015 - Last chance to win a Kindle Fire HD - submit our 2 minute survey!
We value your opinions all year round, and we use them to continuously enhance the products and services we provide. So we're pleased to invite you to take part in our latest twice yearly survey by clicking on the link below - if you've already completed the survey, thank you and good luck in the prize draw.
29/06/2015 - Final chance to win a Kindle - submit by 5pm tomorrow!
Just a reminder that our survey closes at 5.00pm tomorrow (Tuesday) so submit your responses before then and you could be the winner of a brand new Kindle Fire HD!
08/06/2015 - Our specialist home insurance products
Here at Plum we're committed to helping UK brokers and their clients with specialist home insurance requirements. There are no computers or rigid underwriting criteria driving our decisions, we individually underwrite each case. So, when you ask us for a quote, we'll work with you to provide terms where most other insurers can't.
02/06/2015 - Submit our quick online survey for your chance to win a Kindle Fire HD!
Let us have your feedback Take our quick online survey and your views could win you a Kindle Fire HD! Submit your responses before 30th June and we'll enter you into a draw to win a brand new Kindle Fire HD!
26/05/2015 - Flex - A home for your non standard household insurance risks
Flex, our specialist product for clients with non standard home insurance needs, is your solution where risks have features such as (but not limited to) convictions, adverse claims history, subsidence, non standard construction, insurance declined, refused or cancelled or non standard occupations.
19/05/2015 - Amethyst - All risks home insurance with a non standard appetite
Amethyst is our "Worldwide All Risks” home insurance policy designed to offer market leading cover for your clients with a contents sum insured exceeding £75,000. What's more, each case is individually underwritten which is why it’s chosen by brokers for their private clients every day.
12/05/2015 - HomeWorks - Your key to the home renovation, refurbishment and extension marketplace
Client renovating, refurbishing or extending a property? HomeWorks is your key to this growing marketplace! With more homeowners 'staying put' and renovating or extending their properties rather than moving*, and the resurgence of the buy-to-let sector, a major opportunity exists for you to write profitable new business. HomeWorks is your solution. [*The Times - 19/12/14]
06/05/2015 - Come and see us at Biba 2015 in Manchester
Just a reminder that if you are attending the BIBA Conference next week we'll be exhibiting on the MGAA stand (D76), where members of our team will be available to meet and greet you and answer all your questions. If you would like to book an appointment to speak with me or one of my colleagues during the exhibition please email me at bus.dev@plum-underwriting.com and we'll get straight back to you to arrange a time.
23/04/2015 - Come and see us at Biba 2015 in Manchester
BIBA Conference & Exhibition 2015 Come and see us on Stand D76 - Manchester Central May 13-14
14/04/2015 - Choose 'Retreat' from Plum for all your clients' UK Private Holiday/Second Home and Short Term Letting needs.
Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business so, at the start of this month, we were pleased to announce one of the latest additions to our specialist home insurance products - 'Retreat' - our 'Quote & Buy' policy for all your clients UK Private Holiday/Second Home and Short Term Letting requirements.
09/04/2015 - Come and see us at Biba 2015 in Manchester
I'm delighted to let you know that Plum will be exhibiting at this year's BIBA Conference on the MGAA stand (D76), where members of our team will be available to meet and greet you and answer all your questions. If you would like to book an appointment to speak with me or one of my colleagues during the exhibition, please email bus.dev@plum-underwriting.com and we'll get straight back to you to arrange a time.
08/04/2015 - Choose 'Let' from Plum for all your UK private landlord requirements
Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business so, at the start of this month, we were pleased to announce one of the latest additions to our specialist home insurance products - 'Let' - our 'Quote & Buy' policy designed for UK residential landlords.
31/03/2015 - Introducing 'Let' and 'Retreat' two new Quote & Buy products from Plum
Here at Plum we're committed to helping you win profitable new business, so we're delighted to announce that, with immediate effect, we've added 'Let' and 'Retreat' to our specialist home insurance product range. Simply log in with your username and password and you will have automatic access to quote, there is nothing further for you to do.
12/02/2015 - Nicky Whatman joins Plum as Senior Underwriter
Following its Global Risk Partners backed MBO in December, Plum Underwriting have appointed Nicky Whatman as a Senior Underwriter to its London high net worth team.
30/01/2015 - Plum - Broker Survey December 2014 - The results!
A big thank you to all those of you who took part in our latest online survey in December – we really value your opinions and feedback. We’re delighted that, as with our last Plum survey in May, 99% of the brokers who responded said that they were ‘likely’ or ‘very likely’ to recommend Plum to their customers and colleagues.

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