News

13 Mar 2024

CII data shows EDI practices have a positive impact on businesses

Data from the Chartered Insurance Institute’s (CII) 2023 Corporate Chartered Equality Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) survey indicates positive business outcomes for firms implementing EDI practices and policies.

12 Mar 2024

Data – what your institute can now access

As part of our commitment to the Realigning the Partnership initiative, the regional membership team is pleased to provide a comprehensive overview of the data that we can now provide to each local institute council.

08 Mar 2024

Career Returners & CII: Navigating Your Return: Pathways, Strategies, and Networking

CII have teamed up with Career Returners, the return-to-work specialists, on "Navigating Your Return: Pathways, Strategies, and Networking," designed to empower career returners on their journey back into the workforce

26 Feb 2024

Realigning the Partnership – update THEME 8 (GRANTS)

Following the launch of the Realigning the Partnership initiative last year, institutes fed back (via the questionnaire) that they would like to see more funding support for smaller local institutes.

15 Feb 2024

Realigning the Partnership - update January / February 2024

Our latest update on the Realigning the Partnership initiative which commenced last year following its launch at NC2023.

07 Feb 2024

CII New Generation group finds extensive evidence of second-hand trauma amongst claims handlers

Recommendations made to insurance community to support employee retention

24 Jan 2024

CII Volunteer Awards 2024

Does your local institute or PFS community have an unsung hero? Someone who has gone the extra mile in getting things going; a stalwart in your insurance or financial services community; a champion for CII Group values; someone who has made a difference? Here's how you can nominate them for a Volunteer Award.

22 Jan 2024

Network Know-How Refresh!

Following feedback from the network the team have been working hard to develop a new look for the extranet site, as well as improving and adding new resources for you to use in your volunteer role.

15 Jan 2024

CII announces appointment of new Chief Executive

The Chartered Insurance Institute has today (15 January 2024) announced that Matthew Hill will be the Group’s new Chief Executive. Mr Hill is currently chief executive of the Legal Services Board, a position he has held since August 2019. His background also includes spells with the General Dental Council and Gambling Commission, following more than twenty years in central government in a range of areas.

21 Dec 2023

CII transfers funds to The Worshipful Company of Insurers

The CII Group’s charity, the Education and Training Trust, is transferring its net assets of approximately £2 million to The Worshipful Company of Insurers Charitable Trust, enhancing the resources available to the WCI to support activities within the insurance profession and beyond.

13 Dec 2023

Local Institutes - your year in numbers

Thank you once again for all your work developing the local membership proposition across 2023 – the Regional Membership Team are hugely grateful for the commitment from each of our 54 institutes in delivering the local membership proposition.

26 Oct 2023

Alan Vallance to leave CII in Spring 2024

The CII Group has today [26 October 2023] confirmed that Alan Vallance will leave his position as Chief Executive in Spring 2024 to take up the equivalent role at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

25 Oct 2023

CII New Generation group launch Insurance Influencer campaign to attract talent

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) 2022/23 New Generation Programme Broking group have launched a new campaign to address the insurance industry’s talent gap, and common misconceptions around insurance careers.

23 Oct 2023

CII New Generation programme 2023/24 cohort announced

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has announced the 2023/24 cohort of the New Generation talent programme. From over 150 applicants, the final 41 have been selected, and this week met their fellow group members, CII staff and programme mentors for the first time, in an introductory session at the CII Group’s UK office.

20 Oct 2023

Realigning the Partnership – consultation outcome

An initiative, known as ‘Realigning the Partnership’ (previously known as ‘New Deal’), was discussed with volunteers at our annual Network Conference in June this year.

13 Oct 2023

Update on the CIIs Professional Experience Pilot

Membership via Professional Experience is a proposed route to joining the Chartered Insurance Institute for those experienced professionals operating at a strategic level seeking an alternative to taking CII qualifications.

13 Oct 2023

Black History Month

The CII were recently joined by Pamela Chude and Cecil Williams of Lloyds Banking Group, for a discussion on representation.

09 Oct 2023

CII press release: CII Group launches new 2024 qualifications brochure

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) Group has launched its new qualifications brochure for 2024, detailing the learning opportunities and assessments available to insurance, financial planning and mortgage advice professionals over the coming year

26 Sep 2023

CII press release : Data shows an unexpected bill of £850 is unaffordable to almost a third of UK adults

A new report from the Building Resilient Households Group (BRHG) – a body supported by the Chartered Insurance Institute Group – has found that almost a third of adults in the UK could not currently meet an unexpected bill of £850.

25 Sep 2023

CII press release: PFS launches ESG spotlight course for personal finance professionals

The Personal Finance Society (PFS) and Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) have launched a new Environmental Social Governance (ESG) short course for financial advisers seeking to respond to greater scrutiny from regulators and increased interest from clients about sustainable investments.