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Guaranteed Asset Protection GAP

Insights into the additional revenue opportunity of Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP) Dealerships across the UK actively sell GAP insurance at the time of the initial purchase of a new vehicle however many of these customers are unaware that they can purchase GAP at a much lower premium from their insurance broker. GAP insurance can sit alongside your clients’ main vehicle insurance to offer additional protection on their investment. This ensures that in the event of a write off, your client […]

Substantial growth in the Litigation Funding Market

Litigation funding has seen substantial growth over the past three years. We have witnessed a rise in new entrants to the market with the vast majority of funders competing and chasing medium to high value claims. Many lawyers see funding as an aid to progress claims where their client may be impecunious, risk averse or the law firms’ retainer models offer only a partial or hybrid CFA. Funding, however, brings far greater advantages for both the client and practice. Whilst […]

Modern Litigation Trends Conference 2017

The last 18 months have seen significant growth in the use of litigation funding particularly by large corporate organisations concerned about the financial pressures placed on in-house legal budgets in managing risk and future costs. Such organisations are balancing the opportunities that litigation funding can provide against the costs and returns from litigation activities. Litigation funding facilitates all types of cases from single cases to portfolios of claims. Each proposal presents a unique opportunity to support litigation in a predictable […]

Surety and Bonds

Our third year exhibiting at BIBA 2017 was our most successful so far and we had in excess of 140 visitors to our stand enquiring about the range of products and policies that Acasta are able to offer.  These include our high volume products like excess protection, GAP insurances, Landlords Legal/Rent Guarantee and also our more bespoke business such as warranty and scheme underwriting for insurance wholesalers and MGA’s but the greatest interest was in our offering in the specialist […]

Commercial Delegated ATE Insurance

Insuring the cost of disbursements without the need to complete a proposal form: Commercial Delegated ATE Insurance The majority of solicitors appreciate the need to offer their clients financial protection during the course of litigation, however, often this is left until the need arises to issue proceedings. At this juncture solicitors often deem it appropriate to recommend of the possibility in obtaining After the Event Insurance. However, the client’s financial exposure begins as soon as disbursement costs are incurred prior […]