As the online broker debate heats up, a broking boss has cast doubt as to whether they can provide the same service as traditional intermediaries.
The next 12 months will see the network committed to providing partners with new services to increase their sales activity.
The purchase represents the broker’s tenth acquisition of the financial year and strengthens its footprint in the rural market.
Far from being pushed out by direct insurance and aggregators, brokers are clawing back business. But have insurers recognised the role of intermediaries is more crucial, and not immaterial?
The “long time coming” deal will double the network’s size in the Australian city as it commits more resources to the area.
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