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Time to TalkTalk about Data Breach Insurance

As the major cyber-attack on TalkTalk continues to unravel, one thing’s clear.  No business is immune from the threat of data breach.  As reports come in from TalkTalk customers effectively having their bank accounts “cleared out” and the fact that the attack was not a sophisticated assault, but a crude, basic stick-up, questions are coming in around the way TalkTalk has managed the crisis, as well as how a third attack this year could have happened.

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Huf Haus Testimonial

We first met Carl at a Huf Haus owners meeting and invited him to visit and quote for the full buildings and contents insurance on our property. Our Huf home is obviously of specialized construction and of relatively high value, which together with our art and sculpture collection meant a full understanding was required in order to introduce a suitable policy provider. Carl has a very good knowledge of Huf houses, which makes a real difference in discussions with both clients and insurance companies.

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Tips for a safe Fireworks night

November 5th, Fireworks night.  The smell of sulphur the whoosh of the rockets followed by the obligatory ooh’s and aarhh’s .  It can be a magical time especially for the young or the young at heart!

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Smart Strategies to Make Your People Your Brand Ambassadors

1st February 2016: As the proud Managing Director of Macbeth, part of my role is to ensure that my team are as invested in the company and the brand as I am. Developing an engaged and committed team should be at the top of every business leader’s to do list. After all, in any business mix, people are the most important ingredient and it’s essential that they buy in to the company, our vision and our values, which ultimately they own.

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How to prepare for losing a key member of staff

25th January 2016: Our MD of Financial Services, Simon Claxton, features in Management Today discussing Key Person Insurance and that often small firms don’t get round to preparing for the loss of an important employee.

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In-depth: Think big in SME from Insurance Age

8th December 2015: Ben Butler, director of Macbeth Insurance Brokers, explains how he often finds that SME clients don’t often have insurance appropriate for their business.

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Macbeth Escalates Growth with New Appointments

29th September 2015: Macbeth is on track to secure its name as one of the Thames Valley’s fastest growing chartered insurance brokers following a series of new team appointments. The firm, which also comprises a leading financial services offering, has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Theo Pastuch as Client Director.

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BPS World evolves insurance with Macbeth

Three years of rapid growth led resourcing specialists, Business Partnership Services, to require more comprehensive, industry specific insurance.  The Maidenhead-based entrepreneurial business was looking to partner with a broker that shared their values and could support their evolving insurance needs. Increased risk with growing legislation had given rise for the need to review BPS’ policies.

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