Officials from several government departments probed an insurance database at the centre of the European Commission’s investigation into potential cartel-like behaviour months before Brussels launched a series of dramatic dawn raids in 2017.
The government’s cost of insurance working group (CIWG) examined the database before publishing its final report in January 2017 but did not flag any potential competition concerns in the document.
Months later, the commission raided the offices of Insurance Ireland...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team