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Do you think you have a chance against a PTO?

Do you think you have a chance against a PTO?

Farming is the most dangerous occupation in Ireland. Last year, it accounted for over 50% of fatalities in all workplaces,...

February 23, 2018

After a ‘period of significant change’ FBD invests €2.5m in rebrand

After a ‘period of significant change’ FBD invests €2.5m in rebrand

FBD, one of Ireland’s largest property and casualty insurers, has launched its new brand proposition today following a €2.5m investment...

February 15, 2017

If my livestock cause a road traffic accident: am I covered?

If my livestock cause a road traffic accident: am I covered?

Last Friday saw cattle breaking out onto the M3 close to Dunshaughlin in Co. Meath. A major road traffic accident...

January 9, 2017

FBD share price soars, after lower-than-expected losses

FBD share price soars, after lower-than-expected losses

FBD Holdings’ share price has bounced significantly this morning, on the back of lower-than-expected losses for the first half of...

August 12, 2016

FBD posts €3.7m first half losses despite hiking premium rates 11%

FBD posts €3.7m first half losses despite hiking premium rates 11%

FBD Holdings reported a €3.7m loss before tax in the first half of 2016 despite increasing its premium rates by 11% this...

August 12, 2016

Holy cow – friends’ insurance scam hits a wall (as well as a cow)!

Holy cow – friends’ insurance scam hits a wall (as well as a cow)!

A group of friends have admitted to an insurance scam involving FBD in which they let a cow out on...

July 13, 2016

FBD Chairman says insurance rates will continue to rise this year

FBD Chairman says insurance rates will continue to rise this year

Insurance rates are continuing to rise in 2016, according to FBD Chairman Michael Berkery who is set to step down...

April 29, 2016

FBD appoints new Chief Financial Officer and Director

FBD appoints new Chief Financial Officer and Director

FBD Holdings plc has appointed John O’Grady as Chief Financial Officer and as Director of both the Group and of FBD Insurance...

April 14, 2016

Competition: Nominate your ‘Champion for Change’ (€1000 up for grabs)

Competition: Nominate your ‘Champion for Change’ (€1000 up for grabs)

FBD is asking people to nominate their Champion for Change, as part of the FBD Champions for Change programme –...

December 19, 2015

FBD to invest €7.5m in hotel growth and development

FBD to invest €7.5m in hotel growth and development

FBD Property and Leisure Ltd has reported after-tax profits of €1.6m last year on a turnover of €53.1m and plans...

November 19, 2015

New FBD boss to focus on ‘return to profitability’

New FBD boss to focus on ‘return to profitability’

Fiona Muldoon has been appointed as the FBD Group Chief Executive with immediate effect. It is also intended that she...

October 10, 2015

FBD raises €70m through agreement with Fairfax

FBD raises €70m through agreement with Fairfax

FBD Holdings plc has announced that it has entered into an agreement pursuant to which Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited will...

September 16, 2015

Support us and we’ll support you, says FBD Doherty

Support us and we’ll support you, says FBD Doherty

FBD has asked its farmer customer base to remain loyal as it tackles its ongoing financial issues. Christy Doherty, Head of...

September 10, 2015

FBD appoints former Glanbia Chairman as Director

FBD appoints former Glanbia Chairman as Director

FBD Holdings plc has appointed Liam Herlihy as an independent non-executive Director with immediate effect to the Group. Herlihy was,...

September 2, 2015

FBD share price falls 16% on back of results

FBD share price falls 16% on back of results

FBD’s share price has dropped by 16% today on the Irish Stock Exchange on the back of operating losses of...

August 24, 2015

FBD announces plans to ‘simplify’ as part of €7m cost-savings amid serious losses

FBD announces plans to ‘simplify’ as part of €7m cost-savings amid serious losses

FBD has announced plans to ‘simplify’ its business as part of a €7m cost-saving plan announced today (Monday). It reported an...

August 24, 2015

FBD Chief Executive Andrew Langford steps down

FBD Chief Executive Andrew Langford steps down

The Chief Executive of FBD Andrew Langford is to step down immediately stating that he believes the time is right for...

July 31, 2015

Glanbia partners with FBD in farm safety campaign

Glanbia partners with FBD in farm safety campaign

Glanbia Ingredients Ireland (GII) has joined forces with FBD Insurance to sponsor the new farm safety campaign ‘Champions for Change’....

March 10, 2015