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XL Group first said 13 months ago that it planned to transfer its main European insurance company to Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) has given authorisation in principle to XL Insurance Company moving from the UK to Ireland so that it can continue t(...)

Restaurants have seen insurance premium increases of 45 per cent, a level the Restaurant Association of Ireland deems “unsustainable”. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish businesses have begun looking outside the State for more affordable insurance premiums as the spiralling price of cover becomes an increasingly (...)

The issue of rising insurance is causing serious problems for returning construction workers. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The skill shortage in Irish construction right now is acute. According to the SCSI/PwC Construction Market Monitor Report for 2018, there is between a(...)

German insurance lobbyist Florian Wimber has joined Insurance Ireland as head of European affairs and international insurance and will be based in its new Brussels office. Photograph: Twitter

Insurance Ireland, the industry representative group, has hired a well-connected German insurance lobbyist to head up its new Brussels office, which t(...)

Frustrated: returning emigrants are being treated like 17-year-old boy racers.

The motor insurance industry has let Irish consumers down at almost every turn in recent years. First it engaged in a reckless price war that left the(...)

The Cost of Insurance Working Group found the cost of insurance rose 57 per cent between January 2011 and July 2016. File photograph: Getty Images

There is “substantial merit” in capping damages arising out of personal injury claims, a review of the cost of insurance for businesses has concluded.(...)

A top challenge for Irish insurance chiefs includes over-regulation, a report by PwC and Insurance Ireland has found. Photograph: iStock

Almost all chief executives of Irish insurance companies expect their business to grow next year. The 2017 insurance chief executive pulse survey fr(...)

Insurance Ireland says the XL Group’s decision validates the country’s position as an international insurance hub

The XL Group has announced plans to move its main European insurance company from the UK to Dublin as a “response to Brexit”. Chief executive Mike (...)

The price of motor insurance policies rose in 2015. Photograph: iStock

Average motor insurance premiums increased in 2015 even though the amount of claims fell, statistics released by the Central Bank have shown. The da(...)

The Central Bank has approved Lloyd’s of London insurer Beazley’s request to set a set up a European hub in Dublin. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Lloyd’s of London insurer Beazley has secured approval from the Central Bank to set up a European hub in Dublin, giving it continued access to the Eur(...)

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