Company results

Meerkat boosts BGL profits

The BGL Group’s financial results for the year July 2009 to June 2010 have revealed an increase in pre tax profit to £62m (H1 2009: £54m) but profit growth dipped to 16% (H1 2009: 24%).

Lloyd's profits drop by over 50%

After the "costliest" half year since it began interim reporting, Lloyd’s has reported that its profit before tax has more than halved to £628m (June 2009 £1.32bn) while the combined ratio has risen to 98.7% (June 2009 91.6%).

Agenda: That elusive crock of gold

The consolidation of the retail broking sector started in 1998 with the creation of Towergate but gathered pace in early 2000 through to 2008. In that period, some £3.6bn of commercial business was acquired, which equates to 25% of the total commercial…

Cobra returns to profit

Cobra Holdings has reported a pre-tax profit of £392,000 for the year ended 31 March 2010, compared to a loss of £23,000 the previous year.

Ecclesiastical reports interim losses

Ecclesiastical has announced a loss of £9.9m in the first half of 2010. The figure is in stark contrast to the same period in 2009 when the insurer made a profit of £25.7m.

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