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Tiner calls for insurance reformFSA chief executive John Tiner is calling for reform in the insurance industry, warning that unless brokers and insurers change their practices, they face enforced change. Speaking in New York, Tiner hit out at the handling of commercial insurance contracts, telling his audience that the FSA wants to see the end of the practice of “deal now, detail later” because the lack of certainty at the time of signing commercial contracts creates risks for policyholders, insurers and brokers.

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