Private Client Knowledge Bank

Private Client Knowledge Bank

Insurance for the Global Citizen

Negotiating the pitfalls for family office and trust managers. Will the insurance you’ve chosen for your client really perform in a claim? Or is it a “chocolate teapot”?
PCD_Datasheet_-_April_2019.pdf PDF Document

Private Client Aviation Postcard

Specialist aviation insurance from La Playa Private Client - including cover for private jets and helicopters.
Aviation_postcard_v8.pdf PDF Document

La Playa Private Client Brochure

Having the right insurance brings comfort and reassurance when it matters most - softening the impact of life's misfortunes.
Private_Client_Brochure.pdf PDF Document

Home Insurance Fact Find

The starting point for taking out Home Insurance. This form is used to collect the details about your house and its contents so that an accurate risk profile can be created. This is a PDF document you can fill in and send back to us via email.
La_Playa_Home_Insurance_Fact_Find_2014_1-8.pdf PDF Document

Deliver what your competitors don't. Expert relationships

Helping your clients connect with the right insurance advice is a great way to add value to your existing relationship.
Professionals_Brochure_Expert_Relationships.pdf PDF Document

Motor Insurance Fact Find

The starting point for taking out Motor Insurance. This form is used to collect the details about your cars so that an accurate risk profile can be created. This is a PDF document you can fill in and send back to us via email.
laplaya.co.uk/motorfactfind/

The La Playa Culture

Beach Life. At La Playa we feel our culture is really important to us. It sets us apart from other workplaces.
La_Playa_company_culture.pdf PDF Document

Wine Fact Find

The starting point for taking out Wine Insurance. This form is used to collect the details about your wine collection and wine cellar so that an accurate risk profile can be created. This is a PDF document you can fill in and send back to us via email.
La_Playa_Wine_Insurance_Fact_Find_2015_1.pdf PDF Document

Why use a broker

When it comes to protecting your assets and the lifestyle you've built, expert advice is key.
Why_use_a_broker.pdf PDF Document

Aston Martin Works Assistance Insurance

Your Aston Martin is a thing of beauty - and deserves serious protection from a finely crafted insurance policy. La Playa Private Client provides specialist policy wordings, expert independent advice, and personal service from your own, dedicated contact.
Aston-Martin-Works-Assistance-Insurance.pdf PDF Document

Aston Martin Works Hiscox Data Sheet

As you have chosen to drive something a bit more special than a standard vehicle, we think it's only fair to include features you wouldn't find in standard motor insurance cover.
Aston-Martin-Works-Hiscox-Data-Sheet.pdf PDF Document

UK Home Insurance Guide (Russian)

A guide to buying a house, organising insurance and settling in the UK - for Russian citizens.
La_Playa_Private_Client_Russian_Guide.pdf PDF Document

Mission Statement

La Playa's mission statement. Find out what makes us tic.
Mission_Statement_2017.pdf PDF Document

UK Home Insurance - A Newcomer's Guide (Mandarin)

Home insurance advice in Mandarin from La Playa Private Client.
mandarin_datasheet_080414.pdf PDF Document

Wine Insurance for private collectors

Our specialist wine insurance includes wine consultancy and concierge benefits
Wine_postcard_151015.pdf PDF Document

La Playa Private Client Marine Brochure

Your boat may be your largest purchase besides your home. But it's so much more than just an asset. At La Playa, we share your passion for getting afloat and understand the time cost and inconvenience that insurance paperwork and claims can present
Marine_Brochure.pdf PDF Document

Marine Insurance

Fact Find
Marine_FactFind.pdf PDF Document

Fine Wine Insurance for Private Collectors

If wine is your passion, you'll want access to your collection - to enjoy, to admire, to share. But in a home cellar, wine is exposed to risk, which could affect the financial investment you've made in it
Wine_postcard_151015.pdf PDF Document

Wholesale Marine Insurance Partnership

Grow your business and enhance your client relationships, with a trusted Marine Insurance Partnership.
Wholesale_Marine_Insurance_Partnership.pdf PDF Document

Art on Board

How to protect art on board your yacht
Art_on_Board_v2.pdf PDF Document

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - Arabic

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - Arabic
La_Playa_Private_Client_and_ALC_International_PMI_-_Arabic.pdf PDF Document

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - Russian

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - Russian
La_Playa_Private_Client_and_ALC_International_PMI_-_Russian.pdf.pdf PDF Document

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - English

La Playa Private Client and ALC International Private Medical Insurance - English
La_Playa_Private_Client_and_ALC_International_PMI_-_English.pdf PDF Document

La Playa's Little Black Book

Let our network help you
laplaya.co.uk/little-black-book.htm

4 Pillars of Good Stewardship for Art & Instruments

Those of us privileged with owning fine art and instruments have a responsibility to protect them for future generations. These good practices will help protect your art and instruments, your bank balance, and - to some extent - your legacy...
laplaya.co.uk/4-pillars-of-good-stewardship-for-art-instruments.htm

5 Reasons Art and Instrument Collectors Need Specialist Insurance

Your collection is unique, your insurance should be too. You need a policy that is tailored to you, not a national statistical average.
laplaya.co.uk/instrumentcollectors.htm

Insurance After Divorce

After the painful process of agreeing who's going to have what, you'll need to make sure you have the right insurance in place - and that it's up-to-date. If you were previously not the partner who arranged insurance, this may seem like a daunting prospect...
Insurance_After_Divorce_0414.pdf PDF Document

Why do I need a specialist policy?

Standard insurance is based on historical statistics. If your home doesn`t fit with "national average" profiles, you could find yourself paying too much or even being over-insured.
Specialist_Insurance_Policy.pdf PDF Document

Period & Listed Buildings Insurance

Insurance advice for period and listed buildings and properties.
Period_and_Listed_Buildings.pdf PDF Document

Arts, Antiques & Jewellery Insurance

If your home contents include paintings, antiques or jewellery it's worth talking to a specialist insurance broker. A standard policy is unlikely to protect your valuables properly and you could be in for a shock if you need to make a claim.
Jewellery_Art_And_Antiques.pdf PDF Document

Protecting You and Your Home

Advice on protecting you, your home and your valuables.
Protecting_You_And_Your_Home.pdf PDF Document

Home & Dry

Is your home at risk of flooding? How can you prevent leaks? Good risk management brings peace of mind - and could reduce your insurance premium.
Home_And_Dry.pdf PDF Document

Treasure Your Treasures

Have you checked the small print on your insurance policy recently? Your jewellery may not be as safe as you thought.
Treasure_Your_Treasures.pdf PDF Document

Garden Security

Don`t think "it won't happen to me"! Take sensible steps to look after your home and garden.
Garden_Security.pdf PDF Document

Safeguarding Your Wine Collection

Advice on how to safeguard your collection.
Safeguarding_Your_Wine_Collection.pdf PDF Document

Drip, drip: money down the drain

The latest leak detection technology
The_Latest_Leak_Detection_Technology.pdf PDF Document

Leak Detector - HydraSmart

Home leak detection and water control system.
Leak_Detector.pdf PDF Document

Renovation and Property Project Insurance Checklist

Getting cover for unoccupied properties pending - and during - renovation can delay or even jeopardise completion on a property sale. We'll help you take the right steps to take the pain out of the process with our renovation and property project insurance checklist.
Renovation_and_Property_Project_Insurance_Checklist.pdf PDF Document

“[La Playa] did a brilliant negotiation on our behalf.”

George A, Private Client

 

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About La Playa Private Client

Specialist & Independent

La Playa's Personal Risk Concierge service means advice you can trust - from an expert who understands you:

  • Specialist, global policies for affluent lifestyles
  • Independent, specialist advice
  • Boutique–style, luxury service
  • “Can do” culture
  • Worldwide capability with offices in London & New York

Independent and specialist
As an independent broker, we can advise on the best policies available - and on risk management measures including valuations, security, fire prevention and property marking - preserving the value of your property and giving you complete peace of mind. We have access to excellent terms with market-leading high net worth insurers.

In-house Wealth Management
We see insurance as integral to your financial planning - and our in-house financial advice team provides Wealth Management, Pensions and Financial Planning; a joined up approach with a team of advisers working for your best financial interests - all under one roof.

What does “Boutique Service” actually mean?
La Playa’s Personal Risk Concierge means:

  1. A dedicated adviser so you can speak to the same person each time
  2. Careful listening to really understand your needs and priorities
  3. As much help as you need with completing forms to provide risk information
  4. A discreet and complimentary appraisal* of your property to assess the risks and ensure you have the right cover where you need it
  5. An independent market review - so you don’t have to shop around comparing policies, cover limits, risks covered and smallprint exclusions
  6. Careful monitoring of the insurers’ financial strength, claims and customer service
  7. An independent recommendation of the best policy for you - and, importantly, why
  8. Specialist policy wordings from underwriters who have demonstrated excellence and deep understanding of your risk exposures. We have analysed a wide range of policy wordings and have selected only the best for our panel. Our advisers have a deep working knowledge of these policies 
  9. An intelligently designed portfolio of protection across multiple asset classes and territories
  10. Advice on how best to manage your risks - to keep you safe but also to keep insurance costs down
  11. Expert guidance on valuations, security and risk management, and connecting you with specialist advisers and suppliers
  12. Direct phone, mobile and email access to your adviser for questions and advice. We aim to respond to emails within 60 minutes
  13. Policy documents emailed to you - no logins and passwords to remember
  14. An advocate beside you if you make a claim - thinking laterally to mitigate the impact, making useful connections to get you back up and running; driving through to a swift and fair financial settlement

Oh, and...

  • No call centres
  • No ‘hold’ music
  • No hidden fees

*subject to availability with our insurer panel

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