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esure Group PLC (ESUR.L)

ESUR.L on London Stock Exchange

253.20GBp
15 Dec 2017
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2.20 (+0.88%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

esure Group posts 9-month gross written premiums of 625.8‍​ mln pounds
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - ESURE GROUP PLC ::9-MONTH GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUMS OF 625.8‍​ MILLION STG VERSUS 499.0 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.9-MONTH MOTOR GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUM OF ‍561.5​ MILLION STG VERSUS 430.6 MILLION STG YEAR AGO.9-MONTH HOME GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUM OF ‍64.3​ MILLION STG VERSUS 68.4 MILLION STG YEAR AGO."‍APPROACH 2018 WITH CONFIDENCE AND REMAIN WELL PLACED TO DELIVER OUR 3 MILLION IN-FORCE POLICY AMBITION BY 2020​".EXPECT GROWTH IN PREMIUMS OF 20-25% FOR FULL YEAR AND OUR COMBINED OPERATING RATIO TO BE AT LOWER END OF OUR 96-98% RANGE​.  Full Article

Esure says Morgan Stanley disclosed ‍5.07 pct stake in co
Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 

Oct 10 (Reuters) - Esure Group Plc ::MORGAN STANLEY DISCLOSES ‍5.07 PERCENT STAKE IN ESURE- FILING ​.  Full Article

Toscafund discloses 12.4 pct stake in esure - filing
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

Esure Group Plc :Toscafund Asset Management LLP discloses 12.4 pct stake in esure plc - filing.  Full Article

Toscafund discloses 10.05 pct stake in insurer Esure -filing
Friday, 23 Sep 2016 

Esure Group Plc : Holding(s) in company . Toscafund Asset Management LLP discloses voting rights of 10.05 pct in Esure, with transaction on Sept 20 - filing .Last disclosed stake of 5.16 percent as of March 8.  Full Article

Esure H1 pretax profit falls 64 pct, sees limited Brexit impact
Friday, 5 Aug 2016 

esure Group Plc : H1 pretax profit fell 64.2 pct to 37.7 mln stg . Interim dividend 3 pence per share . H1 revenue rose 22.3 pct to 72.9 mln stg . Combined operating ratio 3.4 percentage points higher at 99.2 pct (H1 2015: 95.8 pct) largely driven by adverse weather events in first half of 2016 . Solvency II group coverage ratio of 126 pct (FY 2015: 123 pct), post dividend; and solvency II solo coverage ratio of 136 pct (FY 2015: 138 pct) . Chairman - on June 7, we announced a strategic review of Gocompare.com to ensure we continue to focus on maximising shareholder value and review is ongoing. . UK referendum result is expected to have limited impact on group's operations . Gross written premiums up 16.3 pct to 320.4 mln stg (H1 2015: 275.5 mln stg) .In-Force policies up 3.7 pct to 2.076 mln in first half of 2016 (FY 2015: 2.001 mln, H1 2015: 1.995 mln).  Full Article

Esure says received no takeover approach for the company
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 

Esure Group Plc : Statement re press comment . Notes press speculation regarding a potential offer for company. esure confirms that no approach has been received by company .Esure continues to focus on its strategic review of Gocompare.com Holdings Limited.  Full Article

Buyout groups including KKR have been exploring takeover bids for esure- Sky News
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 

: Buyout groups including KKR have been exploring takeover bids for esure- Sky News, citing sources Source (http://bit.ly/297hkSz) (Bengaluru Newsroom) (((+91 80 6749-1130; within U.S. +1 646 223 8780);)).  Full Article

Insurer esure says considering demerger of Gocompare.com
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016 

Esure Group Plc : Announcement of strategic review of gocompare.com and appointment of a new gocompare.com chief executive officer . Appointment of Matthew Crummack as chief executive officer of gocompare.com .Board has therefore commenced a strategic review of gocompare.com, including a potential demerger.  Full Article

Esure Group PLC proposes final dividend
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2016 

Esure Group PLC:Proposed a final dividend of 7.3 pence per share, which together with interim dividend of 4.2 pence per share, takes the full year dividend to 11.5 pence per share.Says ex-dividend date is April 7, 2016, record date is April 8, 2016 and payment date is May 20, 2016.  Full Article

CORRECTED-Gocompare rejects takeover offer from property group ZPG

Nov 14 British property group ZPG Plc on Tuesday said it had made a merger approach to Gocompare.com Group Plc which the price comparison website had rejected.