News & Views

You'll find a whole host of useful articles, features and interviews on our NIG News page. We aim to offer useful business updates, topical thought leadership and much more. We hope you find the content offers real value.

2020 Industry News

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Temporarily Unoccupied Premises Update 31 July 2020

We’ve updated our guidance regarding premises becoming temporarily unoccupied due to lockdown.


Shift to homeworking poses new challenges for businesses

With homeworking likely to remain popular for the foreseeable future, we take a closer look at the risks businesses need to consider.


We’ve done the double double! Another two five-star ratings for NIG in 2020

We have an exciting announcement. The 2020 Insurance Times eTrading survey has been published. The headline news? For the second year in a row, NIG achieved five-star ratings for Software House Trading and for our own extranet, TheHub.


Don’t forget the helpline services for clients during Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic

The majority of our customers are dealing with a lot of challenges during this time. In order to help we would like to remind you we have a range of helplines and services provided by third parties offering specialist support that you, our brokers, can share with your clients.


Home working and tackling work related stress

Businesses are currently navigating their way through unchartered times. It's crucial that business owners have immediate access to relevant information and support. We hope you and your clients find the information helpful.


Government Support for Businesses

At NIG, we are here to support you and your clients as best we can throughout this turbulent time. Here are some of the initiatives introduced by the Government to support businesses. We hope you and your clients find this useful.


5 common risks facing UK businesses

There are some risks that most businesses in the UK need to be aware of, regardless of sector and size. We take a closer look at some of the most common risks facing businesses today and the steps that can be taken to mitigate them.


Risk management for property owners

Commercial property owners face a number of risks which have the potential to severely disrupt both them and their tenants. We take a closer look at some of the most significant risks and how they can be managed effectively.


5 reasons to complete the Insurance Times eTrading Broker Insight Survey 2020

Every year, Insurance Times runs its eTrading survey, asking brokers to rate the service they receive from their eTrade insurers.