Hoskins upbeat on Hastings results

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Richard Hoskins, chief financial officer of Hastings, has highlighted the organisation’s growth across the business following the publication of results for the first half of 2017.

Hoskins commented: “I think across the board we are showing continued momentum.”

He highlighted that Hastings now has 7% of the private motor market in the UK which he described as a “meaningful market share”.

Hoskins was also pleased with the loss ratio of 73.4% - below the target range of 75%-79% set by the compa