Gibraltar-based Horizon Insurance declared in default by FSCS

Rock of Gibraltar

Company closed to new business at the end of 2016 but 1,700 UK customers may still be affected.

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has declared Gibraltar-based Horizon Insurance Company in default on 19 December 2018.

The declaration followed the Supreme Court of Gibraltar appointing Freddie White of Grant Thornton as administrator for the motor insurance company.

The FSCS detailed that Grant Thornton will deal with the management and settlement of any claims that arise from insurance policies that Horizon issued.

Horizon was launched as a private motor insurer

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