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UK insurers urged to exploit digital

Only those insurers who are agile and flexible enough to reshape their business to suit the digital and economic challenges will succeed, according to Innovation Group’s ‘The Future Now Report – All change for the UK motor insurance industry’, which was published today. Four significant shifts – regulation, economic conditions, customer behaviour and technology – have all occurred, nearly simultaneously, […]

Ferrari to float on stock exchange

Italian supercar creator Ferrari is expected to float on the stock market at the end of the year. It will have a value of ‘at least’ €10bn (£7.1bn) when it is floated, according to Sergio Marchionne, chief executive of Fiat Chrysler, the luxury marque’s owner. The chief executive and architect behind the plan, said last year that Fiat Chrysler would list […]

Blue Insurance expansion announced

Blue Insurance is to create 100 jobs over the next 18 – 24 months as part of the company’s expansion into the personal lines and international insurance market. The company will be employing staff across the areas of customer services, IT development, junior management and administration in their Dublin office, increasing staff numbers from 45 to 145. ‘These new jobs […]

Chargemaster acquires GB Electrical

Chargemaster, the UK’s largest supplier and operator of electric vehicle charging points, has acquired GB Electrical, a specialist national contractor that has expanded into the installation of charging points across the country over the past two years. GB Electrical currently employs approximately 70 specialist staff nationwide and this is set to grow following the acquisition and in line with the […]

AA creates roadside assistance joint venture

AA has struck a deal with TVS Automobile Solutions Ltd to create a roadside assistance joint venture in India. AA will take a 49 per cent stake in the joint venture in return for a £4m investment. The joint venture will give it access to TVS’s network and will allow it to leverage its existing relationships with car manufacturers in […]

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