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Belfast Telegraph
'Big data' could leave some insurance customers worse off, says regulatorbe left unable to obtain affordable insurance were not yet materialising. Jame
'Big data' could leave some insurance customers worse off, says regulator
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
be left unable to obtain affordable insurance were not yet materialising. James Bridge, head of conduct regulation at the Association of British Insurers (ABI), said: "Insurers believe that big data can make insurance work better for customers,... Read more
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Law Society Gazette
Insurers will be ‘reluctant’ to pass on whiplash savings – Fitchcost of premiums is a key element of the insurance industry’s strenuous lobbyin
Insurers will be ‘reluctant’ to pass on whiplash savings – Fitch
Law Society Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
cost of premiums is a key element of the insurance industry’s strenuous lobbying efforts for further reform. Last November, Association of British Insurers director general Huw Evans promised that in a ‘highly competitive motor insurance market,... Read more
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Gulf News
Life insurance is becoming increasingly sophisticatedillness, even if they don’t have it today and perhaps will never develop it. Th
Life insurance is becoming increasingly sophisticated
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
illness, even if they don’t have it today and perhaps will never develop it. The UK insurance industry, represented by the Association of British Insurers, is currently subject to a voluntary agreement not to ask for the results of any predictive... Read more
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AutoExpress
Arson blamed for a third of all vehicle firespremiums. A new study by insurer Aviva found fires add just £1 to the average i
Arson blamed for a third of all vehicle fires
AutoExpress / Posted 13 days ago
premiums. A new study by insurer Aviva found fires add just £1 to the average insurance policy. A spokeswoman from the Association of British Insurers told Auto Express: “With payouts for car fires making up a very small proportion of motor... Read more
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express
Fake ice cream van crash: Just one of 130,000 false insurance claims in the UK last yeardiscovered last year, valued at £1.3billion. The detection figure is a six per
Fake ice cream van crash: Just one of 130,000 false insurance claims in the UK last year
express / Posted 14 days ago
discovered last year, valued at £1.3billion. The detection figure is a six per cent increase on 2014, according to the Association of British Insurers. In one case, a man was convicted of staging fake road accidents in his ice cream van and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Insurers detect 2,500 fraudulent insurance claims a weekto an industry body. More than 130,000 fraudulent claims were detected during
Insurers detect 2,500 fraudulent insurance claims a week
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
to an industry body. More than 130,000 fraudulent claims were detected during 2015, marking a 6% increase on 2014, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) said. These frauds were valued at £1.3 billion in total. There has been a particular... Read more
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International Business Times
UK insurers record 2,500 fraudulent claims a week - with 'slip and trip' the fastest growingBritish insurers came across some 2,500 fraudulent claims every week last year,
UK insurers record 2,500 fraudulent claims a week - with 'slip and trip' the fastest growing
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
British insurers came across some 2,500 fraudulent claims every week last year, industry data released on Tuesday by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) showed. According to the ABI, the number of fraudulent claims for the year stood at... Read more
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express
Insurance companies prepared to cover self-driving carsInsurance companies are prepared to offer insurance on self-driving cars This
Insurance companies prepared to cover self-driving cars
express / Posted 14 days ago
Insurance companies are prepared to offer insurance on self-driving cars This is the suggestion by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) in a joint submission with Thatcham Research to the Department for Transport's consultation on how to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Insurance body in liability call for driverless vehicle manufacturersfirms should have a legal right to recover costs from manufacturers when a defe
Insurance body in liability call for driverless vehicle manufacturers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
firms should have a legal right to recover costs from manufacturers when a defect in a driverless car causes a crash, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) has said. The trade association believes that both the driver of the car and injured... Read more
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express
The Great Fire of London: Tomorrow marks 350 years since the devastating blazenever threatened the capital again. 30. In today’s money the cost of the fire
The Great Fire of London: Tomorrow marks 350 years since the devastating blaze
express / Posted 27 days ago
never threatened the capital again. 30. In today’s money the cost of the fire has been put at £1billion (although the Association of British Insurers has put the figure at a more realistic £37billion). It took 50 years to rebuild London with... Read more
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AutoExpress
£500m savings in whiplash car insurance claims not passed to motoristsindustry must also honour its promises,” she told the newspaper. The Telegraph
£500m savings in whiplash car insurance claims not passed to motorists
AutoExpress / Posted a month ago
industry must also honour its promises,” she told the newspaper. The Telegraph newspaper reports comments from the Association of British Insurers defending the industry. The ABI’s general insurance manager Rob Cummings denies profiteering,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Motorists lose out as insurers accused of failing to pass on whiplash claim savingsstory. According to confused.com motor insurance policies have risen by 19 per
Motorists lose out as insurers accused of failing to pass on whiplash claim savings
Daily Telegraph / Posted a month ago
story. According to confused.com motor insurance policies have risen by 19 per cent over the past year, while the Association of British Insurers estimated that drivers are paying 10 per cent more than a year ago. However the ABI denied... Read more

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