News articles

  • Discount Rate in Scotland

    30/09/2019

    This is a bad outcome for Scottish insurance customers and taxpayers that does not reflect the real world environment of how investment decisions are made...

  • ABI responds to personal injury Discount Rate announcement

    15/07/2019

    New rate bad news for insurance customers and taxpayers Commenting on today’s Government announcement that the Discount Rate used to assess compensation for serious personal injury compensation…

  • Discount Rate review begins

    19/03/2019

    Responding to an announcement today, 19 March, to the London Stock Exchange stating that the Lord Chancellor will announce later the commencement of the first review of the Personal Injury Discount Rate...

  • Driving on - motor insurers paying out a record amount to motorists

    20/11/2018

    Over £23 million paid out every day this year by motor insurers, the highest on record.  Cost of theft claims up by a third, with repair costs also rising. But a highly competitive market and…

  • Relief for drivers as average motor insurance premiums continue to drop

    25/10/2018

    Average motor premium drops for third quarter in a row, to £471 Strong progress of Civil Liability Bill possible cause of the fall Lower costs only sustainable if Government leaves Insurance Premium…