Broker insuremyvan.ie suggest insurers offer a nine or 15 month policy to get some drivers off the same date

About 60,000 van drivers who held policies with the now defunct Setanta Insurance face premium increases in a constricted market as they share a commo(...)

Both the High Court and the Court of Appeal have found that MIBI should meet the   costs of claims relating to Setanta Insurance

The liquidator of Setanta Insurance in Malta has expressed his “deep concern” at the Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland’s decision this week to seek le(...)

It has been estimated that last week’s judgement could add a €50 once-off premium to car insurance bills.

The board of the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland has decided to apply to the Supreme Court for leave to appeal last week’s Court of Appeal judgment(...)

Accessing funds: The Court of Appeal last week upheld an judgment from the High Court that the cost of Setanta’s outstanding motor insurance claims should be met by the Motor Insurers Bureau of Ireland.

Heads you lose, tails you lose. This is the reality for Irish motorists from the collapse two years ago of Setanta Insurance, a company that was regis(...)

Setanta Insurance, a company registered in Malta that offered motor insurance in Ireland, collapsed in 2014 and left outstanding claims of €90 million(...)

The Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) wants the appeal court to set aside a decision it is liable in respect of the Setanta claims. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal will rule later on the appeal by the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) against a finding it is liable for hundreds of outst(...)

Following the Maltese-registered Setanta’s liquidation, some 1,750 claims by and against its policyholders remained in existence

An appeal by the Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) against a High Court ruling that it must pay out on outstanding claims following the collap(...)

Mick Wallace is facing an application in the Commercial Court for a €2 million summary judgment from the Promontoria (Aran) Ltd fund. Photograph: Eric Luke

A former government minister and an entire Dáil committee are among the names featuring in the Four Courts lists in the opening law term of 2016. W(...)

According to the figures, average costs per claim rose significantly from 2006 to 2013

Motor insurance premiums almost halved between 2003 and 2013, according to new figures published by the Central Bank. The data show average comprehen(...)

The Central Bank has concerns about the level of awards made to claimants Photograph: Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

Insurers will have to set aside significantly more reserves to cover car-crash, workplace injuries and other claims as compensation payouts surge, acc(...)