Is FBD vulnerable to a takeover bid?

Market Talk

15th August, 2015
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Fiona Muldoon, interim boss at FBD Picture: Collins

Insurance companies should be extremely boring. It’s a simple enough business and one that ought be steady enough. Yet calamity after calamity has hit several of the biggest names in the industry.

Setanta went bust, leaving thousands of motorists without insurance cover and the state facing another bailout. This newspaper has reported extensively on the travails of RSA caused by accounting issues, among other things.

Quinn Insurance will go down in the history...

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