Mark Harrop Business Development Manager

Feb 26
2018

Animal lovers are over three times more likely to have a pet policy (38%) than PMI (11%)

As another year began with an NHS crisis dominating the news, YouGov research commissioned by insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software, suggests this has not encouraged more of us to invest in Private Medical Insurance (PMI), with British pet owners over three times more likely to have pet insurance than PMI. While ...

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Feb 22
2018

The covers are off but it’s just not cricket

As new online YouGov poll for Aquarium Software shows nearly four fifths (79 percent) of us don’t have annual travel insurance cover (and only 11 percent of us have single trip insurance). Aquarium’s travel guru, Mark Colonnese, says that’s a huge proportion of people who are taking a serious gamble on nothing going wrong on t...

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Feb 21
2018

US travel policies set to prioritise medical cover

In the wake of a leading US travel insurance comparison site launching a new travel plan and provider with medical cover the top priority, travel insurance technology specialist, Aquarium Software, says such plans are the shape of things to come, and set to leave insurers offering only basic cover, out in the cold. Named Cat 7...

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Feb 19
2018

Noughts and ones add up nicely, and prove Quay for Agecroft Rowing Club

Having already supported a team of budding young Salford rowers to compete in Boston, Lincolnshire, in September last year, Manchester-based Aquarium Software has stuck its oar in again, fully sponsoring one of Agecroft Rowing Club juniors’ boats. Founded in 1861, Agecroft Rowing Club is one of the oldest open membership rowin...

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Feb 14
2018

Bristol ITIC’s all the boxes for new technology sponsor, Aquarium Software

Travel insurance technology specialist Aquarium Software is marking its first attendance at the International Travel & Health Insurance Industry Conference (ITIC), on Thursday 3 May. Held at the Bristol Mariott Royal Hotel, Aquarium announces it will be a sponsor of the conference, designed to keep companies at the cutting...

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Feb 13
2018

Majority of Scots are less susceptible to puppy love than the English

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, YouGov research conducted for Aquarium Software shows a big majority of Scots feel more love for partners than pets. Asked if their pet understands them better than their partner, 61 percent of Scots disagreed - ten percent higher than English (51 percent) respondents, with 38 percent of Scots in...

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Feb 10
2018

2018 predicted to be the year travel insurance convergence really takes-off

Travel insurance technology expert, Aquarium Software, predicts that 2018 will be the year that technology and travel insurance will converge as never before. With growth in the US travel insurance market set to bring its value to nearly $3.5 billion, one key influencer of this will be the increasing consumer demand for fully ...

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Feb 05
2018

Londoners are the ‘worst pet parents’

YouGov research commissioned by Aquarium Software, into pet insurance in Britain, has revealed significant regional discrepancies when it comes to purchasing pet policies. This has prompted the insurance technologist to query whether a more regionalised approach to pet insurance marketing in Britain is necessary; this could di...

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Feb 02
2018

Partlin isn’t always such sweet sorrow when it comes to pets

The high-profile split of Ant McPartlin and wife Lisa, is proving that ‘I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here’ is not so easy, when the third party involved in a divorce is a dog. The latest YouGov research from pet insurance technologist Aquarium Software, suggests that while couples are staying together for the sake of the pet,...

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Feb 01
2018

Tall travel insurance tales could trip up tall ship trips

News that a multiple transplant patient is joining a 46-day tall ship expedition in the southern hemisphere, has been welcomed by Aquarium Software, hailing the story as an inspiring example of how dreams of holiday and adventure can be fulfilled, no matter what the human challenges. The insurance technology specialist says it...

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