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Admiral Group PLC (ADML.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Oakley Capital Acquires Stake In Rastreator And Acierto
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 

May 1 (Reuters) - Oakley Capital Investments Ltd ::OAKLEY CAPITAL INVESTMENTS LTD. - ACQUISITION OF STAKE IN RASTREATOR AND ACIERTO.OAKLEY CAPITAL INVESTMENTS LTD - OAKLEY CAPITAL PRIVATE EQUITY III AGREED TO FORM A JOINT VENTURE WITH ADMIRAL GROUP PLC AND MAPFRE S.A..OAKLEY CAPITAL INVESTMENTS LTD - JOINT VENTURE TO COMBINE RASTREATOR AND ACIERTO.COM.OAKLEY CAPITAL INVESTMENTS LTD - CO'S INDIRECT CONTRIBUTION THROUGH ITS INTEREST IN FUND III IS EXPECTED TO BE ABOUT £17 MILLION.  Full Article

Admiral posts 43 pct rise in 2017 pre-tax profit
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2018 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - Admiral Group Plc ::REG-ADMIRAL GROUP PLC ANNOUNCES A RECORD GROUP PROFIT BEFORE TAX OF £405 MILLION FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017.‍RECORD GROUP PROFIT BEFORE TAX OF £405 MILLION FOR YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2017​.‍GROUP'S SHARE OF PROFIT BEFORE TAX £405.4 MILLION 2016 £284.3 MILLION +43%​.‍SOLVENCY RATIO (POST DIVIDEND) (*2) 205% 2016 212%​.‍EARNINGS PER SHARE 117.2 PENCE 2016 78.7 PENCE +49%​.‍FULL YEAR DIVIDEND INCLUDING ADDITIONAL RETURN WAS 114.4 PENCE.​.‍FINAL DIVIDEND OF 58.0 PENCE PER SHARE (2016: 51.5P) REPRESENTING A NORMAL DIVIDEND (65% OF POST-TAX PROFITS) OF 39.5 PENCE PER SHARE AND A SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF 18.5 PENCE PER SHARE​.‍BACKDROP OF UNCERTAINTY IN OUR LARGEST BUSINESS, UK CAR, DUE TO CONTINUED DELIBERATIONS OVER OGDEN​.‍AS A RESULT OF BREXIT, WE ARE EXPLORING ESTABLISHING AN INSURANCE COMPANY AND AN INSURANCE INTERMEDIARY BUSINESS IN SPAIN​.  Full Article

Admiral Group posts HY EPS 57.3 PENCE
Wednesday, 16 Aug 2017 

Aug 16 (Reuters) - ADMIRAL GROUP PLC :GROUP'S SHARE OF PROFIT BEFORE TAX £195 MILLION.EARNINGS PER SHARE 57.3 PENCE.INTERIM DIVIDEND 56.0 P/SHARE.GROUP TURNOVER (*1) £1.45 BILLION.GROUP NET REVENUE £0.55 BILLION.SOLVENCY RATIO (POST DIVIDEND) (*1, 2) 214%.DAVID STEVENS, GROUP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER "WE'VE GROWN TURNOVER AND CUSTOMER NUMBERS IN OUR EXISTING BUSINESSES BY OVER 13%.UK INSURANCE BUSINESS (PRIVATE CAR, HOUSEHOLD AND VAN) GREW TURNOVER BY 11% TO £1.14 BILLION (H1 2016: £1.03 BILLION).INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE BUSINESSES GREW COMBINED TURNOVER BY 39% TO £221.9 MILLION (H1 2016: £159.2 MILLION).SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF 18.1 PENCE PER SHARE.NUMBER OF VEHICLES INSURED ALSO GREW BY 7% TO 3.77 MILLION (30 JUNE 2016: 3.52 MILLION) WITH VOLUMES IMPROVING IN Q2.UK CAR INSURANCE PROFIT WAS BROADLY FLAT AT £224.2 MILLION COMPARED TO £222.8 MILLION FOR H1 2016.  Full Article

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