BIBA 2016 heads to Manchester on 11 and 12 May

14th May 2015

The BIBA 2016 conference and exhibition will be held at Manchester Central on Wednesday 11 to Thursday 12 May next year Jeremy Paxman, the former Newsnight anchor, and host of this year’s event has announced.

 

Steve White, CEO of the British Insurance Brokers’ Association, said: "We've had a fantastic two days here in Manchester for BIBA 2015 and we can't wait to welcome you all again next year.  I'd like to thank everyone for attending and making it the biggest networking and business event for insurance broking in Europe."

 

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Notes to editors

1. For further information please contact:

BIBA press office:
Leighann Forsyth, Head of Communications
07917 738727
forsythl@biba.org.uk 
 

2. About British Insurance Brokers' Association

The British Insurance Brokers' Association (BIBA) is the UK's leading general insurance intermediary organisation representing the interests of insurance brokers, intermediaries and their customers.

BIBA membership includes just under 2,000 regulated firms having merged with the Institute of Insurance Brokers (IIB) in November 2011.

General insurance brokers contribute 1% of GDP to the UK economy and BIBA brokers employ more than 100,000 staff.

54% of all general insurance is sold by an insurance broker and they arrange 79% of all commercial insurance business.

Insurance brokers put the client’s interests first, providing advice, access to suitable insurance protection and risk management.

BIBA helps more than 400,000 people a year to access insurance protection through its Find a Broker service, both online and via the telephone.

BIBA is the voice of the industry advising members, the regulators, consumer bodies and other stakeholders on key insurance issues.