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esure Group PLC (ESUR.L)

ESUR.L on London Stock Exchange

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22 Jun 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Esure Group Says Q1 Gross Written Premiums 221.2 Million Pounds
Thursday, 3 May 2018 

May 3 (Reuters) - esure Group PLC ::Q1 GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUMS 221.2 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 187.4 MILLION POUNDS.Q1 MOTOR GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUMS 201.4 MILLION POUNDS VERSUS 166.3 MILLION POUNDS.Q1 IN-FORCE POLICIES 2.426 MILLION VERSUS 2.22 MILLION.GROUP WILL REMAIN DISCIPLINED IN ITS RATING ACTIONS AS IT TARGETS 3 MILLION IN-FORCE POLICIES BY 2020..GROUP REMAINS ON TRACK TO ACHIEVE A COMBINED OPERATING RATIO SIMILAR TO 2017 AND WELL PLACED TO DELIVER PROFITABLE GROWTH IN 2018.  Full Article

Esure Says ‍‍Stuart Vann Steps Down As CEO
Friday, 19 Jan 2018 

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Esure Group Plc ::‍TRADING IN LINE WITH BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS​.‍ACHIEVED 2017 GROSS WRITTEN PREMIUMS OF £820M (UP +25% VERSUS. £655M IN 2016​.‍2017 IN- FORCE POLICIES OF 2.4 MILLION (+9% VERSUS. 2.2 MILLION IN 2016)​.PROFIT BEFORE TAX IN REGION OF £95M-£98M IN 2017 (+30% TO +35% VERSUS. £72.7M IN 2016)​.‍STUART VANN IS STEPPING DOWN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT​.‍DARREN OGDEN, CFO, WILL BECOME INTERIM CEO​.  Full Article

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

Insurer esure blames rising costs on tough British winter

British insurer esure Group Plc on Thursday said claims related to a spell of extreme winter weather resulted in higher-than-expected costs in its home insurance business in the first-quarter.