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  • Direct Line chief slams FCA's pricing reform timeline

    08 March 2021

    The UK non-life insurer also announced a £100m share buyback and 4.5% drop in annual profit

  • Change Solvency II to tackle climate change, insurers say

    24 February 2021

    Direct Line outlines actions to address climate change

  • People moves: MS Amlin, Direct Line, Chubb

    13 January 2021

    InsuranceERM rounds up the latest strategy, chief financial officer and cyber risk appointments

  • Insurtech weekly: Swiss Re; Direct Line; Previsico; Lemonade; Evertas

    21 July 2020

    InsuranceERM rounds up all the developments in the fast-moving world of insurtech

  • UK insurance industry to raise £100m to fight Covid-19

    18 May 2020

    Supporters include Lloyd's of London and Aviva

  • Direct Line's travel business set for £44m claims if restrictions persist

    06 May 2020

    UK insurer expects further costs of £70m related to Covid-19

  • Whisper it quietly... many UK motor insurers are offering Covid-19 refunds

    22 April 2020

    US motor insurers have caught the headlines with multi-million-dollar rebates to customers. Their UK counterparts seem to be in the slow lane, but under the bonnet they are taking action, as Ronan McCaughey explains

  • Five insurers suspend 2019 dividends amid Covid-19 crisis

    08 April 2020

    PRA praises UK insurers for their 'prudent' decision

  • Most UK insurers will pay dividends, despite PRA's letter

    01 April 2020

    Some firms had already planned to withhold capital distribution to shareholders

  • Direct Line suspends share buyback citing market volatility

    19 March 2020

    Swiss Re continues with its buyback plans, for now