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constructaquote.com
constructaquote.com
Limited company
IndustryInsurance Broker
Founded1990
FounderLyndon Wood
Headquarters,
Area served
United Kingdom
ProductsBusiness Insurance
ServicesFinancial services
Websitewww.constructaquote.com

constructaquote (often stylised as constructaquote.com) is a British Insurance Broker. They provide quotations for business insurance including Public Liability. The company is based in Caerphilly, South Wales and was formed by Lyndon Wood in 1990. They are an Insurance Age Top 100 UK Independent Broker.[1] constructaquote.com is a trading name of Moorhouse Group Ltd.

History[edit]

Lyndon Wood set up his own company in the insurance industry in 1990. Wood did this at the age of 19 from his home under the name Insurability UK Group.[2] In 1999, the company became limited under Liability Direct Underwriting Limited and later changed it in 2005 to become Moorhouse Group Ltd. [3] The company is based in Caerphilly, Wales. [4]

Services[edit]

constructaquote.com is a comparison service for business insurance such as Public Liabilty, Professional Indemnity, Van Insurance and Employers Liability Insurance. They work with insurance companies such as Ageas, Covea, Lloyds, Liverpool Victoria, Aviva and more.

Charity Work[edit]

constructaquote.com nominated the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute based in Cardiff University as their main donation charity.[5] Wood said “I prefer to support local causes wherever possible-" [6]

Technology[edit]

In 2017, constructaquote.com released an artificial intelligence chatbot to help current and potential customers with a faster and simpler way to request information on insurance policies.[7]

They followed this up with integration with Facebook Messenger in 2018 which included the UK’s first Facebook insurance quote chatbot.[8] The chatbot allows customers to request quotations and can respond to specific product queries and general questions.

In Janurary 2019, Xcina secured a deal with Moorhouse Group and constructaquote.com to collaborate on cyber security and protections for businesses.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Insurance Age Top 100 Independent Brokers 2018". Insurance Age. Retrieved 2019-03-29.
  2. ^ "constructaquote.com". businesswales.gov.wales. 2015-04-24. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  3. ^ "MOORHOUSE GROUP LIMITED - Overview (free company information from Companies House)". beta.companieshouse.gov.uk. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  4. ^ Sabur, Rozina (2015-03-14). "From sleeping in his car to millionaire businessman: Lyndon Wood's amazing story". walesonline. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  5. ^ Professor, Professor Matt Smalley; Institute, Director European Cancer Stem Cell Research. "Focusing on link between diet and cancer". Cardiff University. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  6. ^ Professor, Professor Matt Smalley; Institute, Director European Cancer Stem Cell Research. "Focusing on link between diet and cancer". Cardiff University. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  7. ^ "InsurTech Futures: ConstructaQuote launches Chatbot". Insurance Age. 2017-09-27. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  8. ^ "InsurTech Futures: ConstructaQuote claims UK business insurance first with Facebook chatbot". Insurance Age. 2018-06-06. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  9. ^ "Shearwater's Xcina secures partnership with Moorhouse Group". BOLSAMANIA. Retrieved 2019-03-21.