esure Group PLC (ESUR.L)
22 Mar 2018
March 7 British insurer esure Group Plc reported on Wednesday a better-than-expected 35.6 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, driven by an increase in demand for its motor insurance products.
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March 7 British insurer esure Group Plc reported on Wednesday a 35.6 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, driven by an increase in demand for its motor insurance products.
* FY PRETAX PROFIT FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS ROSE 35.6 PERCENT TO 98.6 MILLION STG
Feb 28 Price comparison website operator Gocompare.Com Group Plc reported a 20 percent rise in 2017 adjusted operating profit, in line with analyst expectations, as marketing margins improved.
Feb 28 Price comparison website operator Gocompare.Com Group Plc reported a 20 percent rise in 2017 adjusted operating profit as an increase in car insurance premiums prompted more consumers to use price comparison websites to switch providers.
Jan 19 The boss of Britain's esure has stepped down with immediate effect in an abrupt move that will see founder Peter Wood take a more active role as the motor insurer hunts for a replacement, possibly from outside the industry.
* ACHIEVED 2017 GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUMS OF £820M (UP +25% VERSUS. £655M IN 2016
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.
Nov 8 - British insurer esure Group Plc said it expected 20-25 percent growth in full-year premiums as it reported a record quarter of premiums, helped by legal changes that raised the cost of motor insurance and rising demand.