More sophistication being seen in use of captives

Lots of people have heard something about captives, they see their premiums rise by a multiple of five or six, and they think about a captive looking for a short-term benefit, to allow them to cope with the vagaries of the insurance market.


Global Financial Centres Index 28

GFCI 28 again shows a relatively high level of volatility, with 23 centres rising ten or more places in the rankings and 20 falling ten or more places.


Where are the UK’s village property hotspots?

There are no areas of London where sales numbers have overtaken 2019’s full-year figures yet, but end-of-the-tube-line Upminster is the strongest market, with sales agreed up 42% so far this year on the same period last year.